|Members of the Thompson family prepare to paint the windows along East Washington Street in 1973|
In the top photo, taken in 1973, Sue Thompson helps her son prepare to paint the windows along East Washington Street. The subsequent undated newspaper articles discuss the the revival of the festival. I will try to pin down the date of those articles.
|Undated newspaper articles dealing with the revival of the festival perhaps in the late 1960s or early 1970s|
There was much to celebrate at the festival in 2012 with a new streetscape and several vibrant businesses along the corridor. The historic photo is courtesy of the Thompson family.