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Six decades, 57 Queens and innumerable corn dogs later ...

TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Old Time Fair Junior Court Princesses Jillian Pyle, right, and Biance Molden check out the action at the Saturday car show July 16.  West Linn was blessed with temperate summer weather for this year’s Old Time Fair and Willamette Park bustled July 15-17 with gleaming cars, girls in twirly skirts and dogs in hair bows.

The community institution turned 60 this year and as part of the event, a sculpture honoring the city’s papermaking past was dedicated and a bevy for former fair royal court members were on hand to celebrate.

TIDINGS PHOTO: LESLIE PUGMIRE HOLE - Portland Water Spectacular celebrated its 30th anniversary at West Linns Old Time Fair, with mother-daughter ski teams and rock and roll from the 80s.

TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Heidi Simon gets a big hug from her daughter, Princess Mikayla Simon, as the court made its entrance to the coronation ceremony Friday, July 15.

TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - West Linn's Carson Martus, left, and Ben Tolley enjoy their corn dogs at the Old Time Fair.

TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Logan Rusk (left) and Carson Hayter, both of West Linn, take a turn on the roller coaster at the Old Time Fair.

TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE  - While the fair's usual lumberjack competition wasn't held this year, the public was offered to try their hand at logging skills anyway - an attraction that proved popular.

TIDINGS PHOTO: LESLIE PUGMIRE HOLE - Oregon's New History Minstrels give fair volunteers a taste of barbershop quartet vocals at the Old Time Fair.

TIDINGS PHOTO: LESLIE PUGMIRE HOLE  - Dennis Shipley gets ready to haul in a ground ball during the Friday night Old Time Baseball Game.

TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE  - Danial Haj, 11, of West Linn tries his best to do a pull-up while wearing a police vest with 30-pound weights.

TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Grand McDonald of West Linn gets in some practice for the horseshow competition July 16.