Photos: Dressing up the town

While kids made the rounds of town, local rabble-rousers flushed with Halloween spirit and small-town political fervor tried to lessen the divide between haves and have-nots on Gay Street – by making sure everyone got candy. From left: Larry “Bud” Meyer, Kay Kohler, June Geoffray, Ron Makela, Jan Makela, Rick Kohler, Jim Manwaring, Carolyn Manwaring and Peter Hornbostel. Meyer, orchestrator of Occupy Gay Street, wanted to localize a serious national matter in a light-hearted way. “This sign on my chest summarized it best,” he said.