The Sioux County Capital from Orange City, Iowa on October 7, 1971 · Page 2
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October 7, 1971

The Sioux County Capital from Orange City, Iowa · Page 2

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M-OC Court Roma Rowenhorst, Sophmore Ann Doornink, Freshman Barb Krommondyk, Junior >ffers from friends 9/25/71 i.'.rpptings from Heidelberg! Wo find we haven't time or postage to write all our old freinds in OC so we'll take their advice and use this medium to contact you all, and CT' to set down to individual cases later. But, be understanding; it may be a lot l.itcr: I just got a job, and v/rn't have much leisure time. Due^an rarely gets his nose out of the dusty books to write. We miss you all, plus tie comfort and space OC i,tiers. We keep seeing things ,-,p wish we could show you, or souvenirs we'd like to send "Oil. \VP left OC August 12th with the help of profs Kaericher and Rorex, who drove us to Omaha at the crack of dawn. Reached Frankfurt without incident and took a week there ouying a used Opel sedan. \rrived here August 19th and II.-K! the crreat rood luck to • ind an apartment without any hplp on the 21st. It's in what i-vidPiitly used to 1)6 the neighboring village of Klrchhelm, slightIv south of the old city of lleidplliiirg, and all is built up in between. What it is, it's a rather dingy, narrow- st reefed old town with no parks, and lots of churches with loud bells. Our building is one of the few new ones, and the sexton goes wild with three big bells at 6:30 a.m., for 10 minutes, several days a week. We have three rooms and bath on the fourth floor, and the children have three bedrooms on the top floor -- more space than we expected to find in a crowded land. We received our furniture from the former apartment where we lived in Freiburg, in 1968-G9, and have bought the essentials to make this one livable ... that is, Barry- was still sleeping in a sleeping bag until yesterday, when we boueht our last 2 blankets. I walk 1-j. blocks to shop every day, to keep our little 18" X 30" refrig filled, and I carry all that grub up 8 nights. On Saturdays Barry and Deb are home from school to help me carry 2 days' provisions. We're all in fine condition from stair-climbing, and it doesn't bother us any more. That is to say, Barry WAS in great shape until Sept. 9th when he and his Canadian pal were riding bikes on a busy highway and he changed lanes with a signal and a prayer. An American major in a VW Minibus knocked him 10 feet, and he lay in the university hospital for 12 days with brain contusions. He's been home now for four days, and is supposed to rest a week 104 CENTRAL AVENUE, SW., ORANGE CITY, IOWA AN OFFICIAL NEWSPAPER of Sioux County, Iowa and the official paper for the City of Orange City. before going back to school. His headaches come and go, and he says he can neither hear nor smell well yet, but the doctors said he would recover. He and Debbie are happily enrolled in the American Army School and really pleased with every aspect of it except the overcrowding. Debbie's Gth grade is taking interesting field trips to historical places and watching skilled craftsmen do handwork. They're going to the mountains, too, on nature study trips. She wrote her grandmother that they'd stay in a "youth hostile"! I attended a meeting for interested parents the other day. Onstage were the skinny little civilian principal, and three big Army brass. When some mother asked what could be done about a troublemaker on the busses, the bird colonel in charge jumped up and offered two solutions: 1. The kid's name could be given to the MP's. 2. The father could be transferred right out of this command! Now HOW ABOUT THAT Mr. Kromen- dyk?!!! Life is so uncomplicated in a dictatorship . . . Lynn and Carol attend a German school in the old city as auditors, but are doing all the work, with our help. Lynn's found two other American girls right in her class, who showed her the ropes and explain an assignment once in awhile when she's lost. Carol's class (5th) is the youngest in the school, which goes to age 20 -- ten classes in the school. She studies "hand work" (fancy work), biology, geography, English, German, modern math, art, religion and gym. Lynn, as a sophomore, has the same, minus fancy work, thank goodness, and plus advanced algebra and French IV. Not all subjects meet every day, and they only have school from 7:50 A.M. to 1 P.M. six days a 'veek. They also plan a 3-day Munich SUBSCRIPTION RATES, payable annually in advance, $5 per year In Sioux and adjoining counties, $6,50 per year elsewhere. for SECOND CLASS POSTAGE PAID ORANGE CITY, IOWA 51041 PUBLISHED Thursdays, continuing an 97-years tradition of community newspaper service, REPRESENTED In the national advertising field by weekly Newspaper Representatives, 36th Year - No. 45 - October 7, 1971 excursion to Lynn's class. Don is studying hard every day at the German Seminar of the university. He'll be able to drive me to work, for 1 just landed a job at the Romance Languages Seminar as secretary to the library and one professor, I start in two more days. This should really help my vocabulary in six languages, two of which I don't speak. (Italian and Romanian!) On weekends while Barry I was in the hospital, we five have been hiking through the I forested hills, climbing about i 300 meters and exploring all ! the hills around the fringes of the city. Now today we took it easier , and drove to a picturesque village which has preserved all its old architecture and lord's manor, etc. The road wound along the Neckar River for 25 miles in between high hills covered" with autumn foliage and pines, clay-roofed villages, the occasional fortress on a promontory. We observed the interesting traffic on, the river -- about 30 barges and a few sailboats and yachts. The smog is fairly thickhere, and I imagine our movies will look faded. Barry was able to walk around Erbach sightseeing for an hour. He'll be back in school in a couple of days. We plan to stay on here until Duggan gets the Ph.D. or the money runs out, or we feel like leaving, whichever comes first. Breng ons enn bezoek, o.k.? (I notice that "O.K." is now a standard part of the average German man on the street's vocabulary) And please write us. We love mail. Your friends, Ann & Don Duggan D. F. Duggan 69 Heidelberg Obere Seegasse 16 West Germany Services held for Ben Vande Griend Funeral services were held on Oct. 2 for Ben Vande Griend 85, of Orange City at the First Christian Reformed Church. The Rev. Edward Blankespoor of the Calvary Christian Reformed Church conducted the service. Special music was provided by Ron Snieder of Georgo who sang, "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" and "Beyond the Sunset." Pallbearers were Edward Kroeze, Gerrit Kroeze, Peter Willis Hofmeyer, Wally Zwagerman, Gerrit Graven- goed and Bernard Vande Grletid. Interment was in the Middleburg cemetery under the direction of the Van Etten Funeral Home. ADMISSIONS ORANGE CITY Mrs. Carl Vandermeulen, Sept. 28; Reuben De Valols, Oct. 2; Mrs. LeRoy Lee, Oct. 3- Mrs, Gertrude De Jong, Oct. 3; Mrs. Gary Regnerus, Oct. 4 ALTON . „_ Debra slemonsma, sept. to, Gerald Huisman, Sept. 28; Lawrence Klein, Oct. 2 BOYDEN Ben Van Der Zwaag, Oct. 1 HOSPERS Harry Te Grotenhuls, Oct. 1 Mrs. Edward Van Surksum, Sept. 28; Harry Te Groten- huls, Oct. 1 REMSEN Elizabeth Neuenschwander, Oct. 2 DISMISSALS ORANGE CITY Mrs. Gerrit Hultink, Sept. 28; Abe Van Peursem, Oct. 1; Mrs. Carl Vandermeulen and daughter, Oct. 1; Gerrit Te Grotenhuis, Oct. 3; John Van Bemmel, Oct. 3; Reuben De Valols, Oct. 3 HOSPERS Harlan Rouse, Sept. 28; Mrs. John Lyftogt, Sept. 29 MAURICE John Van Peursem, Sept. 29 HAWARDEN Betty Timmons, Sept. 29 GRANVILLE Mrs. James Beck, Oct. 1; Mrs. Al Schwarz, Oct. 1 LE MARS Emil Loutsch, Oct. 1 ALTON Debra Slemonsma, Oct. 3; Gerald Huisman, Oct. 4 Y-Teens to sell candy and nuts Y-Teens are teenage members of YWC A. They have their own clubs with adult advisors to help plan programs, etc. Girls of all races, creed and color are members. When you become a Y-Teen you belong to the largest Christian group of women and girls in the world. The Y-Teen purpose is to help you: 1. Grow as a person 2. Grow in understanding of people of other races and creeds as well as those you see every day . r -3. Grow in knowledge of God The symbol of the Y-Teen organization is the blue triangle -- each side symbolizing body, mind and spirit. This year we will be having a nut and candy sale October 13, 1971 between the hours of 5 and 8 p.m. Y-Teens will approach you in your home to help support Y.W.C.A. by purchasing these nuts and candies at $1.00 each. This week of October 10-16 is designated National Y-Teen Week, appropriate timing for our nut sale. If you were not home or not reached, please call the school office 737-487 land you will be called by the Y-Teens. District court Transcript of the Estate of Lena C. Soever has been filed in District Court. Leo R, Davis of Port Dodge pleaded guilty totted 1 **** of Operating a Motor Vehicle While under the Influence of Intoxicants. He was sentenced by Judge Kennedy to pay a fine of $300 and costs and a drivers license Is not to be Issued for 120 days. Warren Electric Co. of Sioux City has filed suit against Smith Electric and Wlllard Smith of Alton, Iowa asking for judgment in the amount of $1585.51 for merchandise purchased on an open account in December of 1970 and Jan. of 1971. The Last Will and Testament of Willard Marra, late of Alton, was admitted wlthoul present administration. S.D. Dlst. Telco Credit Union, an Iowa Corporation, has filed suit against Terrj Dean Shipp asking Judgmeni in the amount of $526.74 witt interest at 12% from May 27, 1966, representing a balance due on a note. Clyde Lester Fuson of Luverne, Minnesota has beer found guilty of manslaughter and sentenced by Judge Kelle> to serve a term of not more than 8 years In the Iowa Mens Penitentiary at Fort Madison and to pay a fine in the sum of $1,000.00. Appeal bond was set at $2,000.00. Final Reports have been filed in the Estates of William H. Koolker and Jennie Schuller and they are now closed. Lambertson Elevator filed suit against Kenneth Hlllrlchs seeking to collect $85.09 plus Interest and costs. Local Hem Mr. a and Laura left again last Wednesday tor their home In Bar- telsvllie, Okalahoma after being houseguestfl of Mr. and Mrs. Abe Schlebouttthllehere to attend the funeral of Mrs. Peter **oos last Monday, Mr, and Mrs. stalLake e end guests in the Che J«. « Peursem home, sem's celebrate their anniversary. A few friends joined Kathy Petroelje after school on Monday to help her celebrate her birthday. Guests were Debbie Hofmeyer, Faye Woudstra and Maria Engeltjes. Later all enjoyed a Pizza supper at the Hayloft, along with Kathy's brother and sister, Jean and Mark Petrolje. Mr. and Mrs. John De Beer and Mrs. Kermit Hoffs and Cameron of Pheonix, Arizona visited on Monday in the home of Dr. and Mrs. Duane Peuse at Holsteln. Mrs. J. C. Gleysteen left on Monday for Sioux City to attend the funeral of Mrs. Harry Bolks. THEZir°!FST PANT SUIT OF rHL SEASON . . . . comes from College-Town! Accents of zippers, pockets and belts give the finishing touches to this fashion winner. The Knit Tweed duo of pants and tunic are a blend of nylon, acrylic and rayon, in colors brown and teal blue. The jacquard knit shirt has long sleeves and •dropped shoulders, in matching colors. Both in sizes 5 to 15. \JcvJii+^+*' LADIES' APPAREL ORANGE CITY, IOWA Phone 737-2212 fo Outr.. Maurice Office Services held for William Westra Funeral services were held for William Westra, 78, on Monday, October 4 at the First Reformed "Church with Rev. R. R. Van Heukelpm and Rev, Alvln Elssens officiating. Mr. Westra died at the Orange City hospital on Friday, Oct. 1. Rev. Arthur De Hoogh was the soloist with Mrs. Harold Paekel as organist. Pallbearers were Jacob Hofmeyer, Thomas J. De Jong, John Draayer, Neal Dykhuizen, Albert Heemstra and Bernle Vander Aarde. Burial was In Westlawn Cemetery under the direction of Van Etten Funeral Home. Mr. Westra was born April 9, 1893 at Sioux Center. He married Gertrude Dykstra on Sept. 8, 1915 at Orange City, They lived In South Dakota until 1921 when they moved to Orange City. He was an auctioneer and operated a sales barn in Orange City for many years. He Is survived by his widow; two sisters, Mrs, Henry Lammers of Sioux Center and Mrs. Henry Vander Weide of Orange City. Ben Vande Griend was born February 5, 188G and passed away September 29, 1971. He married Gertrude Zwagerman at Hospers on February 17, 1909 and lived in the Middleburg area till I960 when they moved to Orange City. They were married 62 years. Survivors are the widow; two daughters, Mrs. Steve (Nellie) Van Iperen, of Orange City and Mrs. Adolf (Be rdena) Bylsma of Hull; two sons, Jacob of Orange City and Peter of Hawarden, nine grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren, two sisters; Mrs. John Kroeze and Mrs. Harry Kroeze both of Orange City; a brother Marius of Sioux Center, la. Mr. and Mrs. Barney Zlg- tema and Mr. and Mrs. Sara Post visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Al Schlphof at Melvin on Sunday afternoon, They went especially to visit with Mrs, Gerrit Pruissen from Hinckley, Minnesota who was also visiting in the Schip- hof home, Mr, and Mrs, John Van Aartsen, Cindy and Stanley from Rock Rapids were guests of Mr, and Mrs, Henry Van Aartsen on Saturday coming especially for Northwestern's Homecoming. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Klels from Kalamazoo, Michigan, were weekend guests in the home of their son, Mr, anl Mrs. James Klels. See our newly remodeled and redecorated quarters Fri., Oct. 8 -- 3-8 p.m. FREE lunch tickets Roses for the ladies Register for FREE door prizes Call on us whenever we can be of service In any of these ways Savings Accounts -- Home Improvement Loans — Travel Checks Checking Accounts -- Personal Loans — Safe Deposit Business Loans --. Farm Loans — • Auto Loans Northwestern State Bank Office at Maurice ORANGE CITY A FULL SERVICE BANK Member F.DJA 2--THESIOUX COUNTY CAPITAL, Thursday, October 7, 1971

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