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Fun on ice: Skating through the years

The first skaters to hit the new ice rink at the Michigan State Fairgrounds on a winter morning in 1947 all lived nearby in the 8 Mile Road area. In the days when Michigan billed itself as a winter wonderland, a day outdoors on the ice was a treat enjoyed by young and old.


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Fun on ice: Skating through the years