“The Queen City of the Cornbelt” as declared in the old Fairbury Blade newspaper.
The paper billed itself as the “Voice for the Queen City of the Cornbelt.”
Photos of downtown Fairbury.
The old City Hall is on the National Historical Registry.
Photos were taken on a Sunday morning in September of 1998.
Bluestem National Bank
Building from 1891
Dave and Emma Lou Steffen founded Dave’s Supermarket in Fairbury, IL in 1950.
A view of Dave’s facing west.