From the inside front cover:
"The way in which Stamford
Mid-Lent Fair arrives in town is fast changing, proving to be a big
bonus for the many enthusiasts who wait for its entrance each year.
Gone are the days of the entire fair pulling into town on Mothering
Over the past three years James
Mellors has acquired land on the town meadows and the pull-on starts
on the Monday preceding the opening of the Fair..."
Condition: Fine. Click on image
above for close-up.