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Halloween activities set for Oct. 30

With no school the afternoon of Friday, Oct. 30, Holyoke is giving kids some Halloween activities to keep them entertained.

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Patricia Farnes displays her first and favorite plate, “Game Birds.” The hand-engraved plate was made in England, and her grandmother gave it to her when Patricia was 6 or 7 years old. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

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The Classic Fairy Tale decorative plate collection depicts scenes from well-known fairy tales. Scenes from left are from “Little Red Riding Hood,” “The Three Little Pigs,” “Jack and the Beanstalk,” “The Frog Prince” and “Goldilocks and the Three Bears.” — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

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Patricia Farnes’ bell collection reminds her of her travels, but one of her favorites has Rhett Butler of “Gone With the Wind” as the bell’s neck. She also has a collection of “Gone With the Wind” decorative plates. — The Holyoke Enterprise | Johnson Publications

Plate and bell collections dish up the memories

From paper versions to the finest china and everything in between, plates have been a part of everyday life for countless years.

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