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Lake Itasca, MN, Sauer’s Store
Donated by Barbara Aarestad
“I spent my summers at Detroit Lakes, and the memories of those years are the very best I have. My grandfather, Frank Lhotka of Bagley (at that time) managed Sauer’s Store as pictured on this postcard I found in my aunt’s memorabilia. The whole family lived at the park, and my mom says it’s where she learned to swim, when she fell out of a boat as a little one. I know she has fond memories of living there, despite the hard work they all contributed, to keep the visitors happy.” -Barbara Aarestad