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Elgin Echo Newspaper

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Elgin Echo

Elgin, Iowa

July 1, 1926

Front Page




Illyria Orchestra to Broadcast Program from Station W. O. I. Ames, Iowa at 7:45 P.M.

Every local radio owner will want to tune in tonight on the program from Ames which will be furnished by the Illyria orchestra and several local farm bureau members. The program will start promptly at 7:34 and is as follows:
March "Georgia Girl" Orchestra
Overture "Royal Palm" Orchestra
Talk . Ray Anderson
Trombone Solo "When Roses Are in Bloom" Robert Starr
Song "Iowa I Love Best" Sung by W.L. Peters and chorus by members of orchestra
Overture "Eagles News" Orchestra
Song "On the Highway" Quartet
. "The Desert Caravan" Orchestra
. "Oriental Patrol" Violin Duet
. "Hearts Desire Violin Duet
Vocal Solo "In the Hush of Twlight Hour W.L. Peters
. "Flag od Truce" Orchestra
Piano Solo "Stranasiana" Harold Strong
Address . Rev. Ernest J. Starr
. "The Golden Scepter" Orchestra
. "Medley March of Sacred Hymns" Orchestra


This local orchestra and soloist have worked up an enviable reputation over the state and Illyria and Elgin can well feel proud of them.


The program tonight will give them additional advertising in the neighboring states as well as the state of Iowa.




~ transcribed and contributed by Crystal A. Bingham <>

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