Nov. 21, 1988: Festival of Gingerbread

Nov. 21, 1988: Admiring edible creations at Festival of Gingerbread are Kartina Orr and Dana Jarvis of South Side High School in Muncie. The students were visiting the exhibit with their advanced food class.

The History Center's Festival of Gingerbread is a longstanding tradition in Fort Wayne.

In this photo from 1988, students from Muncie's South Side High School check out the winners from that year. The students were visiting the exhibit with their advanced food class.

The taller house was made by May and Dianne Clem in the shape of a shoe. It won first place in the adult family class.

The train depot was made by Jerry A. Springer and won first place in the professional class.

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