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Mr. Frank Holt and his wife, Mrs. Violet Elizabeth Holt, founded the apple festival. They built their home in 1943 on 113 East Holt Rd.; it still stands. Mrs. Holt was founder of the first library in Lincoln and was the first librarian. Mr. Holt was the biggest and the main apple grower in Lincoln. I reside in their house today. My whole road in front of my house behind the elementary school was named after them. Theirs was the first house on this road.


Elizabeth Kamer
Lincoln, AR