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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 13, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Mr. and Mrs. ,loe lieyiuan nf Swisher ranir In tin- festival. When they Kiit tirt'd dancing ami shopping they sal cm the street curbing and ale ice eivaill cones. photos Duane Crock Czech Festival The Sixteenth Avenue Commercial club Friday began a two-day festival, featuring a street dance and sidewalk sale. The Czech Heritage band provided the music for dancing Friday night, featuring Carl Lanclergott. 2423 Glass road NE, on the tuba. J. W. Dochterman, route 3, Marion, was among the many who enjoyed the square dancing Friday night, while Mrs. Bernard 'iuber, right, 1507 C street SVV, wearing a Czech dress, took time out froom dancing to look at clothes on sale on the sidewalk. Van Buren Reunion Former students and teachers at Van Buren school, now- closed, held a happy reunion Friday night at the Eagles lodge hall. Talking with Louie Poehobradsky, 2128 L street were two of his former teachers. Miss Henrietta Frank, 1400 Second avenue SE. left, and Miss Belle Campbell, same address. Mr. Pochobradsky is 75. The ladies declined to give their ages. '0 photos tjy Ducine Crock Trau'ling the farthest to the reunion were Mr. and Mrs. Karl Faith, Ventura. Calif., scaled, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Be- cicka. LaMesa. Calif. Mrs. Faith and Mr. Becicka are graduates of Van Buren. Kale Polansky, Klevenlh street the oldest person at the reunion, started lo school at'Vail liuivn in IHHO al Ihe age of ii. She will be ill Nov- ember. She school during the Spanisli-Ainonemi war.
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