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

 

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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