Out of the Past in pictures
Fairfield’s Centennial Celebration, held Oct. 4-6, 1939, included a parade of local bands and a number of visiting high school bands. The bands, shown above, joined for a mass concert on the Jefferson County Courthouse lawn. The bands were under the direction of Karl King and performed musical numbers King had composed.
Fairfield will be celebrating its 175th anniversary with events planned throughout the July Fourth weekend.