July 4th celebrated with festivities, ‘horrible’ parade
This worn-looking cart with wooden wheels was pulled by a milk cow in the Horrible Parade through Lodi on July 4, 1912. The identities of the people in the photograph are unknown.
Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2013 12:00 am
The Fourth of July was a popular holiday in Lodi, and the largest celebration of the year was held on this day.
In 1912, the 136th anniversary of our nation’s birth was celebrated with a daylong affair enjoyed by more than 10,000 people from throughout northern San Joaquin County.
Saturday, June 15, 2013 12:00 am.