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Oxen-Pulling Contest

The oxen-pulling contest at the Riverton Fair was an impressive spectacle. Four teams took turns trying to pull successively heavier loads of concrete a distance of 6 feet.
LORETTA WALDMAN / HARTFORD COURANT
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