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Sioux Center News (Newspaper) - June 13, 1974, Sioux Center, IowaEstimated cows on production lint in county Dairy Industry remains important to Economy of area the number of Dairy cows on the production line in Sioux county continues to dwindle slightly but the Overall milk production holds fairly steady due to More efficient Dairy operations that Are constantly being the efficiency is attributed to several things 1 better 2 More balanced feeding 3 improved and 4 a determination on the part or if not funeral held for Louis Klein funeral services were held at the first Christian reformed Church Here at june 10 for Louis of Sioux who died at the local hos Pital june 6 after a Long services were conducted by the Peter de Jong and burial was in Mem Ory gardens cemetery under the direction of memorial funeral Klein was born March at Meservey and came to Sioux county As a he married Johanna Lammers november at Sioux the couple Farmed near Sioux Center until their continued on Back Page to run their dairies on sound business utilizing the Best manage ment ideas available to the latest farm census figures show that at last count 520 Sioux county farms did some and that an average of mostly were on the production the total 10 years ago was approximately there Are Dairy operations in every township in the the census ranging from As Low As 58 cows in one township to As High As in four townships had More than head on the production and at least 10 other townships had 500 or pasture land is also dwindling slowly in Sioux county As More and More farm ers turn their pastures into soy Beans or Alfalfa production but pastoral scenes like that above Are fairly common even the Lush grass that grows in the pastures this time of year helps stimulate higher although the balanced silage and baled Alfalfa so common on most Dairy farms tend to it not e the need for maintaining Large As was commonly done Many years Sioux Iowa june 1974 volume 81 number 24 weeks weather report Date june 5 june 6 june 7 june 8 june 9 june 10 june 11 86 73 70 67 70 70 total precipitation 58 51 47 55 50 51 Sioux comfy Dairy banquet is 7 june 17 there has been a sellout of tickets for the annual Sioux county Dairy banquet which will be held at Fern Smith dining Hall on the Northwestern College Campus in Orange City at 7 june the Sioux county Dairy promotion committee announced this highlighting the evening affair will be the crowning of the 1974 Sioux county Dairy who will be selected Mon Day afternoon by a committee of three judges from the eight candidates pictured on Page another highlight will be the awarding of Cash prizes to the winners of the milk made magic cooking sponsored by the Sioux county Dairy emcee of the evening will be Don Broek of radio station the new Dairy Princess will be crowned by Maria 1973 Dairy daughter of and theron Mulder of West of Sioux special musical entertainment at the banquet will be provided by the dial arrangements for the 1974 Dairy ban Quet were made by the following committee members and Clarence Boole of and Verden Wyn la of Sioux and Lee Ren sink of Boyden and and Robert Rowenhorst of Orange cookies will by Sorvold fridays at 1st National Bank milk and cookies will be served free to the Public throughout operating hours on the last three fridays of june 28th in the East lobby of the first National Bank Here under joint sponsorship of the Bank and associated milk producers the local this is a special feature of Dairy to focus attention on Dairy pro ducts and particularly the goodness and nutritional value of in charge of the Mil cookie serving will be Ken Jan former first National Bank who will be assisted by Maria 1973 Sioux county Dairy now a member of the first National in charge of the Banks travel Godbersen Smith submits Low Street improvement bid Godbersen Smith construction of Ida Grove submitted the Low bid of on the proposed Sioux Center residential Street improvement program at a letting held at the municipal building Here monday the project entails approximately 13 blocks of Cement paving and some curb an Gutter work in several of the cites developing second Low bid was that of Draco con of Sioux the engineers estimate on the project was about under the Low bid that was submitted As soon As Legal requirements can be including the obtaining of a court the City expects to let the contract reports City Darrel and work on the project Hope fully will tit under Way in time for completion of the work this Airport improvement bid Godbe Sonsmith also submitted the continued on Back Page youngsters assigned swim times two three weeks sessions of summer swimming instruction will be offered for Sioux Center youngsters starting june All those who registered for classes on registration slips sent out through the schools have been assigned class re ports Janet de a member of the instructional guard they Are listed below approximately half of the youngsters will attend classes the first 3weeks period june 17 through july and the balance will attend classes the last 3weeks july through july because of an unexpected cleanup problem at Sandy hollow swimming area where summer classes Are traditionally held initial classes will be held at the in door swimming the staff has an the same schedule will be main with some students attending class monday through saturday from 8 to 9 see assignment others from 9 to 10 and from 10 to 11 the staff anticipates that the cleanup project will be completed in time for swim Ming instruction to be transferred to Sandy hollow by june there will be confirmation on this next if cleanup is still under Way at that then instruction will continue at the indoor continued on Page 14 87 youngsters sign up for arts Crofts classes a total of 87 Sioux Center youngsters kindergarten through 5th have signed up for two three week sessions of summer arts and crafts which will be offered at Central Park reports Shan i program fifty two do Sana girls have been As signed to first session classes which will be held from 9 to 11 monday through Friday for three weeks starting june another 35 will attend 9 to 11 monday through Friday for three weeks starting july classes will be held on both sides of the shelter House at Central reports assisting Brouwer with instruction of the classes will be Jeanne and Deb Anita and Ruth each child is asked to bring glue and it is important that men child Hivry his own be expected to share with Sharl parents Are requested to pick up their children a Little before each moral no first session classes those who will attend first session kindergarten James Jimmy Kelvin Brent Kram Beth Vander Brian Michael Robert Missy Van sue Van Elko Lyn Karen Van r Deanne Vander continued on Page 14 bake Sale the Lebanon ladles Aid will hold a bake Sale at the furniture Mart june beginning at present extra Agana at Public dinner to raise funds for seekers july trip big slime and the stagnant Pool the group pictured will present a 45 minute program of hilarious nonsense and some musical numbers hot enough to singe your Mustache More commonly Cal led an extravaganza at a special dinner program scheduled for 7 june at the High school auditorium the evening affair will begin with the serving of a catered roasted Chicken Din and will be climaxed with the perform Ince of big and the its a program Worth a million lays those who have watched the musical comedy group the general Public is invited to rickets Are per person for the Din Ier and they can be ordered from he Sioux county Extension office in o from any member of the seekers group or from Curt Broek of Sioux tickets should be obtained y june or it was an proceeds will be used to kelp pay the expenses of the approximately 20 Sioux Bounty Young people who Are expected to spend two weeks first half of july big slime and the stagnant Pool features five instrumentalists and four to the instrumentalists Are Cheater saxophone rim Drums piano baby Bass guitar Irv in the White Lead the four singers Are big and All Are pictured except Irving the 1 White who was on tour when the picture was thy Barb Ovod pork for nearly tuesday pictured Here Are a few of the volunteers who put in a Long and tedious Day on tuesday barbecuing 34 sides of pork donated by Sioux preme packing of Sioux Center for the estimated persons of Northwest Iowa who attended the free Barbecue held at Central Park Here tuesday 5 to 8 under sponsorship of Sioux Center business and professional people As a gesture of thanks for patronage received during the left to Plaht Phil Den Crew Harlan Lammas Dave Woody Truman Barbecue specialist of Ralston Purina de and Stan president of Sioux preme packing three Cement Block constructed in the Southeast Corner of Central each about 33 Long and 6 were used to Barbecue the pork Over Beds of the fires were lit about and the pork was slowly cooked with tender Loving care right up until serving time at 5 each of the 17 dogs that were donated for the free Barbe Cue averaged about 230 live

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