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Sep. 12, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

Ironton in Bloom, Inc. is sponsoring a Fall Deco-Pot Contest

Any individual, family, business, group, school, church, etc., interested in planting/decorating one of our large flower pots with fall flowers, gourds, pumpkins, straw, and corn stalks/foliage will be eligible to win prizes, and have their photo in the newspaper with the winning pot.

Participants will be responsible for maintenance of their pot during contest (Sept. 16 through Nov. 8).

Pots will be assigned, with those on Park Avenue assigned first.

Businesses are encouraged to sponsor the container in front of their store.

1. Entry donation of $25 to Ironton In Bloom, Inc.

2. Fall flowers, pumpkins, gourds, straw, corn stalks and foliage only. No Halloween decorations.

3 Decorations must be in place by Sept. 16. Judging is Oct. 21. All decorations must be removed by Nov. 18.

4. Prizes awarded: First place: $100 (second place prize of $50 and third place of $25 will be contingent on how many entries are received.)

Please fill out the entry below and mail with entry donation to: Ironton in Bloom, P.O. Box 4599, Ironton, Ohio 45638. (Entry donations are to be made out to Ironton In Bloom, Inc.)

NAME: _________________________________________

ADDRESS: _____________________________________

PHONE NUMBER: _______________________________

LOCATION OF POT DESIRED: ____________________________________________________________________