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Primghar celebrates quasquicentennial

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PRIMGHAR, Iowa -- Primghar - the county seat of O'Brien County, Iowa -- is celebrating its quasquicentennial with a full slate of special events scheduled throughout the weekend.

The name of the community is one of its biggest sources of pride as it is "the only Primghar in the world." The town was named using the first letters of the first names of influential county officials and surveyors of the town, making it a one-of-a-kind name.

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