Charlie Korschgen en Kiddie Parade Turns 100 <p>A Fort Madison tradition marked a significant milestone this year.</p><p>The Charlie Korschgen 4<sup>th</sup> of July Kiddie Parade got its start in 1913.</p><p>Andy Andrews was Grand Marshall for the 100<sup>th</sup> Anniversary of the event.</p><p>He has been involved in the organization of the Kiddie Parade for more than 50 years.</p><p>Andrews says it got its start when Korschgen decided to teach the neighborhood kids about patriotism and July 4.&nbsp; He says the first parade had just 14 kids.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 05:19:56 +0000 Jason Parrott 17791 at Kiddie Parade Turns 100