Centennial Commemorative Spoon

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Illinois Farm Bureau was founded on January 26, 1916, in the Agriculture Building at which Illinois university?
    • A. 

      Bradley University

    • B. 

      University of Illinois

    • C. 

      Illinois State Normal University

  • 2. 
     Which former IFB President also served as AFBF President, and President at the Broadway Bank of Quincy?
    • A. 

      Howard Leonard

    • B. 

      Samuel Thompson

    • C. 

      Vernon Vaniman

  • 3. 
     The early logos all have initials in the corners that harken back to what legal name for Illinois Farm Bureau?
    • A. 

      Illinois Agricultural Administration

    • B. 

      Illinois Association of Agronomists

    • C. 

      Illinois Agricultural Association

  • 4. 
    Sam Davis, a farm adviser in Piatt County became the first policy holder of the new Country Life Insurance Company. What year was his policy issued?
    • A. 

      1929

    • B. 

      1959

    • C. 

      1909

  • 5. 
    Illinois Farm Bureau became the first state Farm Bureau to reach 100,000 members. Who was IAA President during this momentous occasion?
    • A. 

      Harold Steele

    • B. 

      Earl C. Smith

    • C. 

      Howard Leonard

  • 6. 
    The IAA’s last address in Chicago before moving to Bloomington was?
    • A. 

      Randolph & Wells

    • B. 

      800 N. LaSalle Dr.

    • C. 

      43 E. Ohio St

  • 7. 
    John W. Kirkton, the second IAA President, was the son of a slater (roofer)Where was President Kirkton born?
    • A. 

      Chicago, Illinois

    • B. 

      Aberdeen, Scotland

    • C. 

      Tazewell County, Illinois

  • 8. 
    Who is the only IFB/AFBF President to make the cover of Time magazine?
    • A. 

      John White

    • B. 

      Charles Shuman

    • C. 

      Earl C. Smith

  • 9. 
    The time capsule at the entrance to the IAA Building, which is scheduled to be opened in 2016, was purchased by friends of what IAA President?
    • A. 

      William Kuhfuss

    • B. 

      Samuel Thompson

    • C. 

      Otto Steffey

  • 10. 
    Illinois Farm Bureau ventured into the insurance business in 1925 to serve the needs of its farmer members and achieved amazing sucess. Tazewell County farmer and IFB President William Kuhfuss takes the podium to celebrate $2 billion of Country Life Insurance policies. $5 billion of life insurance in force was reached just seven years later. What decade saw these major milestones?
    • A. 

      1970s

    • B. 

      1920s

    • C. 

      2000s

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