Introduced Version





SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the sesquicentennial celebration of the Carroll County Old Settlers Meeting on August 13, 2005.



HERSHMAN




     , read first time and referred to Committee on








Introduced

First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)


SENATE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No. _____



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the sesquicentennial celebration of the Carroll County Old Settlers Meeting on August 13, 2005.

    Whereas, the Carroll County Old Settlers Meeting is an annual event, running continuously since 1855, making it the oldest event of its kind in the Midwest;

    Whereas, the streets around the court house in Delphi are closed and used for a street fair, with many exciting events, including live music performances, blacksmithing, wool spinning, and a fish fry;

    Whereas, there are many special events, including an art show, quilt show, memorabilia exhibition, and educational events; and

    Whereas, all events center around the community's landmarks, including Riley Park, Canal Park, antique shops, and the Historical Society Museum : Therefore,


Be it resolved by the Senate     of the General Assembly

of the State of Indiana, the House of Representatives     concurring:


    SECTION 1. The Indiana General Assembly honors the Carroll County Old Settlers Meeting for one hundred and fifty years of celebrating the history of Carroll County.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to Mayor Lee Hoard of Delphi, Indiana.