Halloween is less than three weeks away, so we’re thinking about historic costume inspiration! This photograph shows Alice Delisle, who won the fancy dress contest at one of the first Winter Carnivals in 1898. Her image was printed in a 1909 commemorative Winter Carnival program. What figure from Saranac Lake history would you like to dress up as?
(Photo provided — Historic Saranac Lake Collection, TCR 280. Courtesy of Hope Coons)