100th Anniversary of the 1st Guppy Show in 1917

2017 marks one hundred years since the first recorded guppy show held by the Chicago Aquarium Society.  The



From Aqualife Magazine March, 1917

The favorite, “Guppy,” Lebistes reticulatus, was exhibited in competition at a recent meeting of the Chicago Aquarium Society.  The championship and blue ribbon was won by Fred G. Orsinger; red ribbon, William Hitchcock; white ribbon, Fred Buckholz, Jr. Judges. Floyd S. Young and St. Elmo Linton