Michael Jackson performs at Pocono Raceway

The year was 1973 and the country was embroiled in the Watergate scandal, Tony Orlando and Dawn topped the charts, and Michael Jackson played a concert in the Poconos.

The site was the Pocono Raceway, and the occasion was the Pocono State Fair.

Michel Jackson in concert with the Jackson Five at Pocono Raceway. (Photo courtesy of Pocono Raceway)

 For 10 days, from July 20 to July 29, 1973, leading performers entertained crowds at the Long Pond speedway.

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