From Wikipedea:

Spencer is a city in Clay County, Iowa, United States, at the confluence of the Little Sioux and Ocheyedan Rivers. The population was 11,317 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Clay County.[1] Spencer is famous as the home of the Clay County Fair, held annually in September. The fair averages 315,000 visitors per year.

Spencer was ranked 10th best place to live in the United States by's "America's Top 100 Places to Live for 2007."

The full list of Galleries showing Diane and my visits during this mid-west swing are here: Schuurmans, Picnic & Fish Hatchery, Evan Ward’s Soccer Practice, Visit w/Elizabeth & Chris Ward, Visit with Vera Schmitt, Spencer, Iowa, Visit with Pam & Paul Martveli, and Amanda’s Confirmation.
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