ID#0123 Date: 1912. A fair was held on October 4th and 5th 1912 to raise money to purchase the site for a new hospital. Those wishing to help were urged to raise vegetables and flowers to sell. The fair also featured music, a dog and chicken show, vaudeville performances, contests and the chance to ride around town on an automobile. Participant: John P. Gorske. Additional Sources: Oberlin College Library: Oberlin News, May 8, 1912; May 29, 1912; September 4, 1912; October 9, 1912.