St. Anthony Sesquicentennial: Thursday

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    Dressed in 1864 garb, Irene Persohn, left, Fronie Dilger, and her husband, Charlie Dilger, all of St. Anthony, watched as sky divers descended upon the festival during the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Douglas Lingner of Frankfort parachuted into the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration with the American flag on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Rachel Borman, 10, left, Abby Sermersheim, 7, Jacob Luebbers, Hailey Pund, 9, Devon Osborn, 9, Corvin Hoffman, 7, and RJ Luebbers, all of St. Anthony, lead the Pledge of Allegiance during the opening ceremony for the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Members of the American Legion Post #493 watched the opening ceremony for the the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Irene Persohn of St. Anthony modeled an 1864-style outfit during the Fashions of Old Style Show at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Rose Voegerl, left, joked with Madison Fleck, 10, both of St. Anthony, during the Fashions of Old Style Show at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Claire Ruppe of St. Anthony, 7, is at right. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Chris Fleck of St. Anthony modeled a cotton-polyester blend 1864-style dress during the Fashions of Old Style Show at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Mya Wehr of St. Anthony, 6, modeled an 1864-style dress during the Fashions of Old Style Show at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Joseph Hurst of St. Anthony, 13, shared a moment with his mom, Julia, during the Fashions of Old Style Show at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Hurst's sisters, Katherine, 16, center, and Emma, right, also participated in the show. The Hurst family placed second in the Family Portrait category. Julia made the hats the women wore. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Sisters Pam Fromme, left, Paula Anderson and Susan Schnell, center, laughed as they discovered the chicken they brought for the family portrait category of the Fashions of Old Style Show had laid an egg at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Marshal Lueken of Birdseye held his godson, Cash Lueken of St. Anthony, 2, at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Kasady Anderson of Ferdinand, 9, left, laughed with Lilian Schnell, 8, and Cooper Wehr, 1, both of St. Anthony, before the Fashions of Old Style Show at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Anderson's sister, Bailey, 6, is at right. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Terri Vaal of St. Anthony modeled an 1864-style outfit during the Fashions of Old Style Show at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Vaal's mother, Esther Welp, made and wore the dress for the St. Anthony Centennial celebration. Welp passed away on June 16 of this year. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Jesse Berg, left, Joseph Hurst, both of St. Anthony, 13 and Hurst's dad, Jon, checked out the rain that was soaking the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Adam Combs of St. Anthony let his daughter, Maci, 1, wear his hat at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Arlene Wagner of St. Anthony, left, and her husband, Dennis, got dinner together at the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Kaylee Berg and McKenzie Schultz, both 9 and of St. Anthony, ate snow cones during the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Ed Walston of St. Anthony sang a song about being a cancer survivor during the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Michael Wilmes of St. Anthony, 16, played guitar during the performance. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald

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    Michael Wilmes of St. Anthony, 16, played guitar while Ed Walston of St. Anthony sang during the St. Anthony Sesquicentennial celebration on Thursday. Caitlin O'Hara/The Herald