Lacombe looks back

The Lacombe Farmer’s Horse Sale, held in mid-March from 1925 to 1950 drew buyers from as far away as Ontario. It was the highlight of the month for locals as the number of vehicles in this 1938 photo shows. Archival Image LDHS 93.1.91 (Lacombe and District Historical Society. Questions or comments lacombemuseum.com)The Lacombe Farmer’s Horse Sale, held in mid-March from 1925 to 1950 drew buyers from as far away as Ontario. It was the highlight of the month for locals as the number of vehicles in this 1938 photo shows. Archival Image LDHS 93.1.91 (Lacombe and District Historical Society. Questions or comments lacombemuseum.com)

The Lacombe Farmer’s Horse Sale, held in mid-March from 1925 to 1950 drew buyers from as far away as Ontario. It was the highlight of the month for locals as the number of vehicles in this 1938 photo shows. Archival Image LDHS 93.1.91 (Lacombe and District Historical Society. Questions or comments lacombemuseum.com)

By Christi Albers-Manicke