Close encounter

Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Tate Arivett, 11, of Van Buren, gets a closer look at the passenger inside the 1923 Ford T-Bucket at the Car, Truck and Bike Show held during the Salamonie Summer Festival on Saturday, Aug. 22. The hot rod, owned by Bill Connett of Ossian, features 25 skeleton heads for kids to find and count, including the one wearing a mask.