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Lime Springs Herald (Newspaper) - May 29, 1975, Lime Springs, Iowa The Beautiful Program Attracts Crowd of History la. A very pleasing theme program was presented by the Club Saturday night at the school as a Mill Re- Opening was the Flag of the U. S. of America placed in front of gym by Chester A. A.D. U. S. Navy with reading of by Mrs. It K and singing of the by the 28-member Mixed Chorus ed by Mrs. Carl Nine scenes then The format showing of scenes on each projected on a screen on the then a narration by Rev. Harold S. Reitz as each was then a reading or poem by a member of the ly a musical solo or number Scene I had ing by Mrs. James Walton and solo by James Scene II Mountains and featured a reading by Stephen solo time in the by Mrs. Carl the audience ing in for the last Scene m Forests and featured a reading Plant A by Mrs. Harold and piano solos and by Mrs. Torrest Scene Lakes and featured a reading by Mrs. Gale Gowdey and solo Man by Robert Miller of Scene featured a reading of ty Mrs. A sex- tet composed of Betty Phyllis Mary Kareen hoff and Jim Walton sang Song of Scene Cities and was described by a American oy Rev. Dennis ed by the Dancing forming on the The Dolls are Sharye Margie Rena Tresea and Shelley Scene VH had a surprise slide of Mrs. M. B. Davis as Centennial Queen in 1968, scenes of the AFS student Devinder Shukla who was guest Am An was read by Mrs. Wendell VanderBie ter which the Junior Chorus led Mrs. Marvin Arnpriester sang Your and There Be There were 13 boys and girls in this Donald Johnson then sang Scene Vm for The narrator asked that the audience consider dirty national un- rest A Beautiful Tomorrow should be our heritage to those who follow said the Wendell VanderBie sang Impossible to close this There was an intermission for thank you and a freewill ing for the Mrs. Lloyd president of the Club said it was the club's hope that the program will renew preciation of this great She thanked Harriett the gal who planned and ed the the committee under Phyllis Betty DeRuiter and Effie and thanked Bob Foote for the janitorial help and all others L. S. Bicentennial City Mayor Arlow Johnson was in- by Jim and he thanked the Club for its support of the Mill Project He also announced that in the past two days two high honors had been received by the Lime Springs ed Official National tennial and also being designated an Iowa ican Bicentennial to be presented a tennial Flag and The latter presentation will be in the form of a special program being planned at the In the near Names Harriett Williams Honorary Bicentennial Chmx Mayor Johnson then called Mrs. Harriett Williams forward and announced that he was ing her a position which she will occupy throughout the Bi- centennial celebration The closing scene included the singing of Land Is Your by the Mixed the reading of American's by Rev. Marvin of Bless by the Club and recitation of Pledge of by the led by Mrs. Lloyd Accompanists for the singing and musical groups were Mrs. Abner llM Miss Anna May Davis and Mrs. Vernon f-b to port proceeds of have been turned over to the Mill Restoration Fund this Harriett Is Honorary Bicentennial Chm. Iowa A AND FOR HOWARD COUNTY Lime 52155 Rededication to Ideals Is Memorial Day Rev. Harold S. pastor and Harriett Williams who directed is named Honorary Bicentennial Chairman by Mayor Arlow Johnson Mixed Chorus which sang at the Pageant L S. Swimming Pool Opens Special Season Ticket Price Til Then The Lime Springs Swimming Pool will open June 1, weather The guards for this summer are Kent John David and Diana Season tickets are still on sale at a lowered price until June 1. They are available at Johnson's and Lime Springs The reduced prices Family Season Ticket Individual Season 9 After June 1, the prices will Family Season Ticket Individual Season Ticket Guest are also able this For further contact the The pool will be open from to in the afternoon and from to in 'the Red Cross Swimming lessons will begin in the latter part of The 10 one-hour lessons will be offered for again this ACADEMY AWARD LOVE RETURNING TO LIME opens at the Lime Theatre and May 30-31, June 1. Starring in this film are Omar Shariff and Geraldine A love story set in touching and historical Academy Award Winner beau- music don't miss an old favorite Another favorite film that we have had requested to bring back to our Due to length of there will be one ing at p.m. Rated Those of you who haven't marked your calendar don't Billy Graham's A scheduled for June 13- 14-15 with a Sunday matinee at p.m. will play before each SCOT JONES CHOSEN LEGION REPRESENTATIVE AT ANNUAL BOYS STATE Scot a junior at wood High has been as the representative to the 37th annual Boys by the Lloyd L. Horton Post of the American Boys State will be held May 31st to June 6th at Camp DCS with 832 boys Rev. Harold S. pastor of St. Paul's Lutheran Church Lime and State Iain of the Veterans of Foreign was the Memorial Day His ial Day is a Day of was partially as more than 100 years it has been the custom to honor the memory of those who fought for their country and especially those who gave their lives on the field of know that the price of liberty is eternal the world has seen too much of sion and Disagreements between nations cannot be re- solved by force Might does not make and if we use our might to make other tions agree with our we are abusing the privilege that is of the bright spots in the history of the U. S. is the fact that no nation which has been conquered by the United States has been comrades gave their lives in the cause of freedom and we enjoy many blessings as a re- sult of their We have the privilege of free We can vote as we We the privilege of living we want We can move to another place and no one can prevent it. We have freedom of religion and the separation of church and You and I are free to make decisions in the light of our religious con- We have freedom of No police officer will be waiting to arrest me for ing as I we honor the memory of those comrades who laid down their lives on the field of battle and those who have departed this life after returning from There is a distinctive acter about the association of those who have experienced Most of those whose memory we honor today lived in content to make their contribution to life and society without any fanfare We need people like this In the same those who live in comparative con- tributing what they can to com- munity making an honest living and paying their the cement which upholds this nation we call the United The real strength of the United Staes has always been those who are willing to give of themselves for the good of When our nation ceases to have this large group and be- comes instead a nation of self- we will be in the twi- light of our career as a leading the of World War the U. S. has engaged in lice actions in Korea and We hailed the peace of January 1973 ns a long-sought but recent events must convince us that we still do not enjoy peace and must con- to struggle that people might be free once With all this in is there any real hope? that this country was settled by men and women of purpose who were not afraid of hard Their lack of what we now call the necessities of life did not make them give They brought to this country their faith and established churches where they could ship in the way they These churches provided the values which sustained them and their children in times of As we remember these pioneers and their faith we can have the same hope they hope in the goodness of and thus Memorial Day is a day of When peoples were oppressed the U. S. has fought to make those nations At no time has the U. S. kept land ently from a nation which was In the United States has been generous in building up what has been de- by Today our continues possibly to a greater extent than it The toll in lives given to make other nations free has been We may wonder how useful our presence in foreign countries is but those who have fought on foreign soil say they were glad to be a part in the effort to give other tions mourn the dead I do not believe that we ever cease to mourn for those who have departed this We may get used to their but we continue to mourn day we pledge ourselves once more to the ideals of hard work and sacrifice which so many have made to protect our nation and Because we can continue to have these ideals before we can say that those who made supreme sacrifice of thoir life for the cause of freedom did not die in This is what makes each Memorial Day a day of Ray commander of the Lloyd L. Horton ed the Previous to this had been presentation of the of the Star led marches and ing of by the L. Chester Elem. Band directed by Peggy invocation by Rev. Clarence Ferring of St. Church of and a sextette singing Is My Phyllis Mary ty Lansy Kareen Johnson and LaVon accompanist Mrs. A. After the the blage moved to Pleasant Hill Cemetery where the Legion ing squad saluted the war dead over a miniature Flanders Field prepared by the Legion Donald was eant in charge of the Legion Chaplain Gordon liams led in prayer and placed a floral wreath on the grave of J. Ryce lifetime naire who died this past Taps after the volley salute was by Jim LIME SPRINGS IS NAMED A U.S. BICENTENNIAL Scot Jones it is sponsored by American Legion for the of teaching our youth the rights and responsibilities of American Scot is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Jones of Lime Springs and is a member of the United Methodist Church and the ed Youth He has been active in school sports in- basketball and MRS. EDITH 83 Services for Mrs. Edith 83, of who died Tuesday at the Harmony will be at at Greenfield Lutheran Mrs. Johnson was the mother of Mrs. Arlow Johnson of Lime also of Norman and LIDTKE MILL PROGRESS REPORT Cleaning of the flume area has been The water was pumped down to mud by the city pump and one of the fire We then attempted to raise one of the Five men stood in the mud and shoveled to clear the area above the Twenty local men assisted in the The mud was too deep to allow the turbine to raise high enough for water Stronger or bearing supports win be needed before another effort Is made to lift the turbine and much more sludge needs to be George Johnson of of and of Mrs. Frieda Hanson of Minn. It was announced at Saturday evening's Bicentennial program at the by Mayor Arlow that a letter confirming that the City of Lime Springs is now an Official Bicentennial Community has been received from Regional Director Frank Harrington of the American Bicentennial Kansas Mo. It is understood that there are only two other such com- in Northern to Lime Springs had previously been designated by the Iowa Am. Revolution Bicentennial Commission as a State nial and ments had already started ward having a special ceremony and public presentation in Lime Springs of the Iowa nial flag to the City of Lime Springs as the result of its Mill Restoration Project It is planned to have tennial officials here for such a and and county government officials will be invited to be present Veteran organizations will be in- to send color A barbecue dinner will possibly be served in conjunction with the as a mill benefit It is hoped to have the mill in partial shapa for viewing by the visiting celebrities at that Watch for specific The or 200th Anniversary of the founding of the U. S. will strive to revitalize a new spirit for a spirit which revitalizes the ideals for which the American Revolution was spirit which will Library to Observe 25th Anniversary With Open House Week June 9-14 The week of June 9-14 has been designated by the Library Board as Open House Week to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Lime Springs Public All week during library board members and American Legion Auxiliary bers will be in attendance to greet the The American Legion Auxiliary was the soring organization as the library opened its doors on April 1, 1950. It became a town institution on January 1, 1953. The week will also mark the beginning of the annual Ing program for the school a popular program of the The entire community is ed .to keep in mind the dates of the open house and plan a visit to the library that unite the Nation in purpose and dedication to the advancement of human welfare as it moves into its third RECOGNITION DAY FOR PERCY HAVEN JUNE t The public is invited to join in a of for retired Sheriff Percy by attending an open house in his honor next June 4 from to p.m. at the Grange Hall of the Cresco Un- ion Savings tickets are on sale cally and throughout the area on a basis to the dinner which will be served that June 4, at at ths Tower co. The tickets are available in Lime Springs from Walton's Jim or Keith These events will vide an opportunity for the lic to greet Sheriff and Mrs. Haven and express their ation of many years of public GRADUATE AT WARTBURG Two of the 277 students ating from Wartburg College on May 25 from this community are Linda Cook daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred and Roger son of Mrs. Eleanor Gassett Gift IN FW SPA PERI
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