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Homewood to host ice cream social to celebrate 125th anniversary

Homewood's year-long celebration of its 125th anniversary will include a special ice cream social from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 22, in front of the historic Gottschalk House, 18101 Martin Ave.The event will feature ragtime music by King Music, and patrons can try their hand at traditional outdoor games of the time. Brownies, a dessert that made its first appearance in 1893, will be served in addition to ice cream and toppings. In addition to food, music and games, Homewood is hosting a beard and mustache contest with prizes given for . . .

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