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Sioux Center News (Newspaper) - February 03, 1955, Sioux Center, IowaVolume 63 number 50 Center of Sioux county Iowa official City and county newspaper thursday february 3 1955 we americans must be More superstitious than we realize february 2 never Rolls around with out a lot of people talking about the ground hog and his Shadow and i find now that one of my calendars even makes note of the oct Caston although not with a red numeral the lowly woodchuck cant Tell any More about what the weather will be for the next few weeks than Conrad Johnson furthermore docs anyone know through scientific investigation that the Chuck actually does look for his Shadow on the second of february my guess is that if he came out at All yesterday he was looking for something to eat with each new generation were gradually overcoming Many traditional superstitions years ago flu riddled indians get 3rd place in county sectional tournament opens at Hull monday warriors to face comets in a bracket on wednesday the Hoys High school sectional basketball tournament in both the a and u divisions will get underway at Hull next week starting the Long grind that will eliminate hundreds of Well trained Cage teams throughout the Gas shows volume increase during past year members of the cooperative Gas and Oil Yonai supers ions years ago state the tourney at Hull will pit Black cats brought bad Luck when Rock Valley against Hantl in they would run across our paths and disappear from sight today they get run Over by automobiles when they try it Friday the 13th can come and go nowadays with out causing anyone a great Deal of concern our civilization is gradually forgetting the superstitions of the past and new ones Arent be ing conceived Rock Valley against Hull in the opening for the b division this game will Start at p m see tourney pairings on Page twelve Competition in the a division wont get underway until tuesday Creamery members to meet saturday afternoon at school company of Sioux the meeting will get underway at p m t i Hull Western Christian is a Crew of indians m Alaska they scheduled to meet Orange City How ka0 Hawarden and Sioux Center win Fml up n no Var d Cash the following night at understand All their strange ways am winners of these or the Peculiar customs of their i win come together in the sectional year members will elect directors Center filled the High school auditorium saturday afternoon for their annual meeting and reelected All directors whose terms exp red i named for another term were Art e Franken Zepie Feekes and Gerrit Vander Lugt directors whose terms did not expire Are or plans were completed this week nest my War James g do Boer i 3 it i we Brock John Feekes Harry Prins and Gerrit Harskamp All officers were retained when the Board met to reorganize Fol lowing the general meeting they Are Ernest Mulder president for a Large crowd at the annual meeting of the Farmers Mutual cooperative Creamery of Sioux Center which will be held Satur Day in the High school auditorium Sioux centers sales tax gain 151 above 3rd Quarter of 53 others gain while All Sioux county towns showed sales increases during the third Quarter of 1954 Hawarden showed the sharpest climb Over the same Quarter in 1953 and Rock Valley showed the least Maurice triumphs after upsetting favored tribe Sioux Center Downs Newkirk with mostly reserves favored to win the Sioux county Cage tournament without a great Deal of difficulty last week the Sioux Center warriors bowed to according to figures released i i v j last week by the state tax commis Vlious years Quarter and the Avert be u dug and the Maurice monarchs 6254 Friday night and ended Sion Sioux centers gain amounted ase Sain for the state As a whole j up n turd place to 151 per cent climbing from was 2 9 per cent j in 1953 to in 1954 figures for Sioux county towns most towns i t James de Boer Vic president in addition to receiving a report i Art e Franken Secretary and the cooperatives 1054 business i we Brock tracks user culture we were engaged in build1 finals Frid in m my a Trail along a Rocky ledge overlooking deep water in an Inlet and at times the work was rather j minister to speak hazardous for the men one Morni ing the entire Crew failed to Shost j up for work and after waiting about an hour i decided to go Down to the Indian Village to find i out Why at the waterfront i met to fill vacancies on the Board Caus i de by the expiration of several directors terms other business that May to brought before the Board at the i meeting will also be considered members of the cooperative received the annual report which i j showed an increase in Gross sales but a Small decrease in operating savings sales in 1954 totalled i As compared with in 1953 showed Good gains Over in Alton Hawarden Hull 1 Orange City Rock Valley Sioux Center Sheldon Hartley Rock rapids 41962 15049 15926 56 77 j Sibley 1 i be Mars Sioux cite about Alaska work journey into Alaska will Bej following the meeting in the j the annual statement showed one of highlights of the the topic of the illustrated Mission school building members will Hoover 550000 paid out in salaries Ary one of the More dependable indians who had been serving As a Straw work he looked a Little frightened and didst seem to know what to Tell me immediately then in a rather apologetic tone of voice he said its what happened last night j what happened i asked not understanding at All what he meant j Well he replied haltingly i you know Johnny Klinot him fishes most every Day him brought up dead Seal in net last night bad sign Means somebody going to drown today people in our tribe dont want to work on Trail today they might fall off Edge Well work tomorrow though j they were nil Back the follow ing Day and i Learned from them that no indians had gone fishing that Day nor had any ventured near the water while no one in the Village drowned the indians waited Many Days to hear a report of a drop vying from another Vil Lage in that part of Alaska some one somewhere had drowned on that ill fated Day that followed the evening the dead Seal was found in Kliots Netah of the indians were convinced of that tends everyone to come and hear this outstanding missionary Challenge which traditionally highest bidders goes to the taxes the company paid 35 per message to be presented by to the Creamery for a Inch and during the year and in Rev Arthur Houk at the first Bap to u list Church in Sioux Center on Boss Over the Crew so i asked him tuesday the Why the men haunt appeared for Rauh Mulder sex a Welcome invitation to Farmers cooperative society an Nual meeting Here next week end a snort program by the auxiliary to help polio fund with bake Sale saturday illness at school forces postponing of Winter concert influenza colds and Strep throats among school students at the Sioux Center Public school combined to Force the postponement of he midwinter band concert six Days it was announced tuesday morn ing originally planned for tues Day evening the concert will now be held monday feb 7 at 8 p m in the school auditorium the same program As was announced in last weeks news will be presented monday including 10 numbers by the entire band and a woodwind duet by Erma Voorderman and Ruth de Zeeuw accompanied by mrs Dan Voorderman the band willbe under the direction of Bert Kruse in Strumental instructor cent deferred from 1953 and 5 per Sioux Center High school band cent Cash on 1954 business which i the meeting will be held in the j the american legion auxiliary i together with interest totalled i school auditorium saturday feb i win a Strong Effort saturday s5464403 in est checks dividend and inter name Hoeven House whip in Washington the Republican leadership in the House of representatives today announced the appoint ment of Iowa congressman Charles b Hoeven As Deputy 12 beginning at town Council sees need for greater pipeline capacity to help close the Gap Between funds taken in and the March of i dimes Goar in Sioux Center when the women put on a bake Sale in i ver Hoef Chevrolet garage j they will sell baked goods from 1 p m until late afternoon and j All proceeds will go to the March of dimes the Public has been urged to help by buying and Aux j biliary members have also invited other women to bring in baked while family is away for Church an observant passerby Sun Day afternoon was Given part of the credit for saving from possible loss several farm buildings on the Gerrit w g Hulstein farm Northeast of Here Case Van Bochove of Hull was the person who Dis covered a fire in the barn at about 2 p m while the Hul steins were in town for Church Van Bochove notified a neighbor Harry Colenbrander who called the Sioux Cen Ter fire department and then went to the farm where he succeeded in keeping the fire under control until the truck arrived the Blaze was in Hay and burned part of a feed bunk and a Hole in the barn Wall damage was estimated at about s3q by Hulstein who didst know about the fire until after Church he said he believed it was started by an electric fencer 7 on the sick list were Ron Juffer Kraayenbrink Boeyink and several other Strong men on the 1 Indian squad despite the Handi Cap hox Vever the warriors led at halftime 3721 but were unable to out Point the monarchs in the third j and fourth frames when maurices i de Jager dropped Ball after Ball through the net he alone accounted for 29 Monarch Points the Maurice boys had Little difficulty winning from Boyden a i the championship round saturday j night and the indians still sick j riddled got by Newkirk 6452 i four of Sioux centers first six j men were beached with the flu in j this final game j maurices win Over the indians gave the locals their first loss of the season the monarchs were i cold during the first half and j Hoeven is now i seventh consecutive term he eighth District of Iowa and will command the Republican i whip organization in the House j in the absence of Republican i whip Leslie c Arends of i Illinois Hoeven served As one j of three Deputy majority whips in the 83rd Congress the Sioux Center town Council minority whip of the House of j disclosed this week that an engine goods for the ale i representatives coring study is being made to Dej As of serving his j Ermine How much additional pipe receipts from line capacity will be needed to pro go is of vide the town with an adequate j Bosch expressed Hope that Addi water Supply year around i tonal donations will still come in members of the Council have to help bring the total up to s1800 been studying the problem for sev1 Sioux centers goal he said the eral months and feel that a flare Mary Klaaren gets Choice for girls state in june Mary Ann Klaaren High school i Junior Here and daughter of Rev 1 and mrs if e Klaaren was chosen tuesday night to attend Hawk state a june she was i the american legion House House canvass is now con j up before we become Overly tense illustrated with beautifully color de slides of the Alaska Mission Field i born and reared in historical i Bucks county near Philadelphia j Pennsylvania Rev Houk is Noti in iliac on n Earnest Bic student but about the situation in he brings Aweau of personal sex East maybe it would be Wise to per once with Hulln Lake a Good close look at who it i while on his recent missionary is were facing Over there red i trip to Rev Houk working China is not Russia and unless the Jav in the Marine medical Mission red dictator in Moscow is willing of Klawock Alaska conducted o Tel to Back Chou Menlai All the Way evangelistic meetings and engaged i held in the High school Assembly i been hitting Sylwester to speak tonight in school the regular meeting of the adult Farmers night school will be raiders to play final Home game tonight at 8 p m Sioux Center fans will have their last Opportunity to see Gary Kreykes in a Home Cage game at Northwestern tonight then the red raiders take on Norfolk at 8 n m at Orange City Kreykes who is in his final season at Northwestern has we need be concerned with Only i n daily vacation Bible school a second rate Power As one writer work among the children recently Pat it tied China is looked upon by military experts As suffering from growing pains overinflated ego and conceited beyond All degree of common sense As to its own Power another Sioux county basketball team that appears to have a Shin ing future in the tournaments this year is the Ireton girls team undefeated in 20 games thus far and the Only team to defeat Rock Val Ley in two attempts the Ireton girls won their first match in the i sectional by dumping Akron 501 Dally melted to 37 monday night keep an Eye on there Arae 32 students Partick both Ireton and Rock Valley is j pants and they Are As follows this state playoff gets underway Henry Kroon Gary Boeyink i both teams show a lot of i Nona Wissink Duane Vande Berg Audrey Boone Marvin the Groten 32 High school students to enter local Solo contest the Home vocal Solo contest under the direction of Shirleen Nystedt is to be held in the High school auditorium tuesday feb j 8 at p m the Public is cor1 tonight instead of the a shop As the raiders is usual the time j methods of controlling consistently to help win the conference championship the Sioux Cen the for water additional Homes and business places modern laundry equip ment air conditioning and other factors have increased the demand for water beyond the present capacity the Council is considering the possibility of adding a new pipe line and paying for it with Rev Enue Bonds Hing most be done soon to meet pitted and that anyone who has of the town i been missed should remember that i i contributions Are still being a t Cepter at the Bank and at Bosch students clothing j trailed through two quarters but i the second half was a different j Story the indians Buck eted Only 5 out of 35 shots in the last half leading scorers were Beernink i 15 Berkenpas 14 and Van Ettesen 112 Hull goes Down Hull met the indians two Days i too Early wednesday and found the warriors in Good form zoom ing to a 93 to 71 Victory it was one j of the locals Best games of the year the Battle was close through the first three periods but with two j men out on fouls in the last per Iod Hull just didst have the re serves to upset the tribe Sioux Center held a 4238 halftime Lead i Juffer and Kraayenbrink fed Well by their team mates each got 27 Points but it was a Victory for the entire team according to coach Paul Muyskens new Fric drops Muyskens chose a starting line and Rensink As girl who at forwards Haarsma Center and Zilss Klazkin k one of top her class scholastically and is editor of the school Pap and Van Riesen As of cards he was forced to use Vari a Berg in the last Quarter to help tube pull away even though sky watch exercise set for sunday town will Call municipal Bonds to save interest the first of four scheduled ground observers exercises in this area will be held sunday j from 9 a m to 4 d m or president of the Pep club and Vande Berg was too sick to play is Active in dramatics and music three periods groups the indians trailed 2624 at the chosen As an alternate was Nal fut managed a 6452 Victory Amelia Vander Wilt daughter Ofat the anti High or and mrs Amos Vander Wilt Point Man 21 Muyskens of Sioux Center i believes the rest of the boys did an outstanding Job of holding t i Newkirk Down j Henry Plasier is i hetian Friday Center town coun1 injured in fall the wi11 play one More t during the past i game before the sectional tourney week to Call in All municipal Henry Plasier Sioux Center the boys will meet Light Plant reissue of interest members of the Council that the move May save the Sioux cil decided and Brush will be discussed by e p dutch Sylwester Extension j Plant pathologist at Iowa state College All banners interested in this topic Are invited to attend weeds Ter Star scored 32 Points against centers nost on too the have Luther at Wahoo neb monday us according to a no face appear Luther at Wahoo neb monday j school building night when the Orange City t the positions manned team Defeated the Nebraska boys 107 to 93 j also playing with the raiders Center boys will meet one of the ant Revenue Bonds and plumber and heating Man suffer toughest teams in the area Sioux them at a lower rate Jed head and shoulder injuries i City Heelan Friday night the in a turd a afternoon when he a Diane Defeated Heelan at Orange patently fell Down a basement City three weeks ago 6159 but stairway in the town Hall while i this will be the first time they looking for one of the municipal i will meet the Catholic school team on their Home floor Muyskens Hopes to have his full team Back in shape for this Conr some of the boys May i Yuwu a Large amount of Sioux at Small extra expense feel the Money employees he was found in a dazed Condi next weeks meeting thursday and accounting for a Large feb 10 will be held in the shop number of buckets every game and Joe Clarey will discuss Theis Virg of Sioux Center Floyd Valley watershed program i Dykstra is a freshman the raiders have wound up Northwest Iowa Junior College conference play with a championship 9 and 1 record taking their third conference title in m de Bruin newly appointed five years under coach Paul a arvo to c j a lieu Condl one of week m the news the j Tion by Gerrit Vander Majanen who q Hoa i r j r j amount of Donds to be got medical attention for Plasier test some 01 me toys May scheduled for duty sunday called in is s2500qo the same Plasier was hospitalized until a 1jttie weak bouts with e vie following amount vill be issued at what Dav the flu Many fans from Here sex uu1 inn Nilena a 1 3a first easter Seal county chairman of the easter Colenbrander Seal Campaign announced plans this week for a countywide meet ing in the High school auditorium feb 25 congratulations to Paul Colon Huis Beulah vant Hul Adrianna Brander and his Classy red raiders Kleene Eldora Vande Berg Shar the appearance a Man who has Webster City at Northwestern they won the i on Van Beek David Mulder Mari been severely handicapped and j Northwest Ems single loss of Northwest Iowa Junior College Lyn Rozeboom Sharon Den Herd two speech instructors from Iowa the current season came at the conference championship with a 9 or Mildred dyes torn Mary Klaar City de Bruin said the program i hands of Emmetsburg which 1 record and took Only one other in Ruth de Zeeuw Jim Vande should prove interesting for All i edged out the raiders by the team also has won two state Champion ships in that period the raiders will defend their 1954 state Crown in the state included on the program will be j tourney february 15 to 19 at Are 09001000 10001100 uoo1200 12001300 1300hoo 14001500 15001600 or Mcgilvra Al Terpstra Arie Verrips thur lox Wiemers Marvin Wierda we l mov Byron Hess meeting of firemen Here saturday night a special meeting of All Sioux Center firemen will be held sat urday evening at in the Mutual Telephone company office expected to be a lower rate of interest according to Arie Verrips superintendent at me Light i Clant the municipality has a Chance to save Over s20000 in i interest if this measure is taken j and expected advantages Are realized 5 pet to take in this game furniture Mart to hold february Sale fourth cub pack being organized in Sioux Center Large number at social Security meeting monday a group of 170 persons attended the meeting a the High school auditorium monday evening when a fourth cub scout pack will j Tom Nash of the Sioux City social be organized in Sioux Center Dur Security office explained How far ing the coming week it was mers Are included in the new so a monthlong furniture Sale i today by the adult come Cial Security program opens today in Sioux Center when i mrs John Wes Selfe has they also saw a film entitled loss during the season when Dankberg Carollee de Ruyter Dorothy ton a four year College downed Sandbulte Marge Bartels Arlene them the raiders went Back to Kleene Elsie Cleveringa Delma even the score however on the Rensink Norma Schuiteman Vir Yankton floor j Ginia Oliver Gerdena Teslaa Paul Vande Berg Paul Den Herd de Stigter awarded Skelly station Job 1 Schut the contract for a new skelly1 service station on North main clue replacing the present station operated by Ernie Kempema has been let to Destigter Bros of Sioux Center it was announced this week while the present grease and Wash building will be retained a from West mar College will be the judge the win a ners of this contest will compete at the contest in Odebolt in april two pay fines on traffic charges a be Mars Man Eugene g Pleu 1 new building will replace the off Ger paid 3 Fine of and costs ice and sales room the driveway Jan 20 when he appeared before and pump Elands will also is Justice Martin Kuiken on a Chare changed to provide More room and of improper passing of a school More convenient customer use bus on Highway 75 Jan 12 he was work on the Structure is expected summoned by patrolman George to begin Early this Spring bake Sale the Mission study Circle of the first reformed Church will hold a bake Sale at Johns Market Satur Day afternoon feb 12 5051c who want to attend All Volunteer firemen Are asked to hundreds of House furnishings Are i volunteered to serve attend this meeting j marked Down for the furniture new group marts annual february event i Between 8 and 11 groups the meeting was arranged full details listing Large Price i crested in joining the cubs must and sponsored by the first nation Den Moth looking ahead and were entertained by High school music Bank As a Public service it was two Point margin Emmetsburg the Hospers area monday i since has dropped games to will so out next tuesday the first permanent Iron works Earle Grove Arci was built in Massachusetts in 1645 Jaycees by close so get three foxes t be registered before feb 12 the Fox Hunters shot three foxes in j Page and fun an inside of this or parents May Contact either the first meeting of this kind held e Hospers area or mrav they j weeks news i de the paste or c f Van Steen in this part of the state wok again Estherville i and will meet at Baartmans Imi res element at p m or James invented basketball in the Winter of 1s91 police car involved in collision Here Casey Bleeker to head Skelly group Dunn John rosters or of Sioux cent or paid a Fine of and costs Jan 27 on a charge without drawing of new College building shown above is Sion later on the building will House four class rooms a Larsa the administration office it was designed by we named at a recent meeting of the association in Sheldon were Ben Kamphoff of Sheldon Secretary treasurer and Merle Van Kromp Enburg of Orange City program committee chairman Highway 18 on Jan 18 Northeast in the coming Sioux City and the contract has been let to 200 feet Back from the Street and will face West designed for expand weather conditions Casey Bleeker Skelly bulk Jerk total damage to the town police Sioux Center has been car amounted to about s37 As the i named president of the Northwest result of a collision monday morn Ovva dealers association ing when it collided with a 1940 for the coming year other officers Chevrolet driven by John Visser the police car driven by officer Jake Duistermars was coming oat of the Alley on fourth Street Northwest when the two vehicles came together on the icy Road damage to the Visser car was es5 i t timoted at i buyers grab up old x7 tit in fashioned bargains Van Voorst Brothers of r t n i i i Ruyter Oale buy de Jong building hundreds of shoppers finding the building in which vans a bargains at de Ruyters old Fash Dio and appliance has been local toned Sale last week crowded the Ted for almost nine years was Puri hardware store both Friday and chased tuesday by Rich Aid Hans saturday to make purchases buy Volti via incr Moo Bros of Sioux if of Van Voorst who operate the applying was also brisk at the beginning Ance business there it was bought of this week de Ruyters Sale will from Herb de Jong who owns Sev end saturday according to an an eral other business properties announcement appearing in this Sioux Center weeks news

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