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Friday, July 13, 2012

Mail Pouch Picnic

Wednesday, July 13, 1927

On this date in Rock Springs Park history, the Bloch Brothers Tobacco Company opened the picnic season at Rock Springs Park. Taking a mail pouch as their characteristic symbol, they made their first sale of West Virginia Mail Pouch on October 15, 1879. Read more at http://rockspringspark.blogspot.com/2011/02/mail-pouch-barns-in-rock-springs-park.html.

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