The I.S.C. Student, "Story County Fair" from 26 Oct 1908 Story County Fair, Oct. 31I. “Quarter please“II. StuntsIII. Witches CampfireWe Won’t Go Home til MorningPieEveryone Come. We Want YouCave of the Winds The Story County Fair took place in the fall and the celebration was coming to the Iowa State campus in 1908 with an … Continue reading 1908: Story County Fair/Halloween celebration
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1909: Iowa State needs an orchestra
In 1909, the newspaper makes the case for starting a college orchestra.
1904: Petition for more band funding
In 1904, students at Iowa State thought the band, an integral part of the athletics experience, should get more funding, so they started a petition.
1998: New movie theater opens doors Friday
In summer 1998, Cinemark's Movies 12 opened, becoming Ames’ largest movie theater.
1949: Drive-In Theater To Open Tonight
In 1949, about a mile west of the Iowa State University campus, the Ranch Drive-In movie theater opened.
1996: Mall expands with new stores, theaters
In 1996, North Grand Mall added four new stores and a new five-screen movie theater.