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Sioux Center News (Newspaper) - October 9, 1974, Sioux Center, Iowa Park View apartments located at 823 7th Howard Hill 807 4lh Avenue Northeast James de Jong Home at 806 3rd some of new residences recently completed in Sioux Center Ipp Frank Pollema 528 4th Cornel Rylaarsdam 521 8th Robert Schelling 524 fifth Public hearing on housing in City 1 october 11 the co Vernars housing task Force will conduct a Public hearing at the Sioux Center municipal building at 1 Friday the purpose of the hearing will be to provide an Opportunity for any interested citizen to speak on personal or general housing conditions and problems in the Community and surrounding the task Force was appointed by governor Ray on september 27 and it is responsible Lor determining the Lype and unmet housing needs through out Iowa through a series of hearings and related following the hearings the task Force Aidy Voi Lochoro i fall from silo Andy Van Farmer and auctioneer of Rural suffered severe leg and toot injuries and a crushed one Day last week when he fell 32 from a silo at his he is confined to Sioux Valley Hospital in Sioux Falls with his leg and loot in a and expects to be filled with a cast Ion i Back prior to being released from will report its findings and recommendations to the and general if the task Force determines that to was housing needs could be met through stale housing appropriate legis lation will be members of the task Force will serve without except Lor Normal they Are state representative Gregory Cusack senator John Murray Charles an official of Banco mortgage Bob Erickson a Central lows Home builder Developer Loral a Southern Iowa real estate broker Gene director of Community development for the City of Davenport Robert director of the Iowa league of municipalities Rod City planning director of the City of Council Bluffs Joe an official of United Federal savings and loan association Evelyn an official of the governors committee on the handicapped Elmer assist ant City administrator for the City of Sioux and gent do Etc Tor of Urban renewal of the City of cil Luroas Story doer Sdit Ltd at Library the Sioux enter Public Library in vites All children who Are in kindergarten and first Grade to attend Story hour at the Library at 10 on and each session will feature a 10mlnute film in addition to stories which will read and told by Dorothy Boeyink and Peg the films will be curious George rides a red giants come in different Snow Spunky the ugly and Woody no is s Sioux Iowa october 1974 volume 81 number 41 May he Fiven Over haircuts drawings thursday Ted Vermeer has bartered for 50 years Dort choir in Here 12 who symphony Falls under the direction of George will will perform Schubert mass in g and a ass icon hoists the choral orchestral works will be conducted by the Dordel concert choir will make an extensive tour next Spring which we i in elude Eastern Canada and United they will be featured As part of the Hia Watha concert series in tickets for the october 12 concert will be sold at the door i there will be three More draw Ings in Sioux Center thursday persons residing in Sioux Center and 14 surrounding rack Orange and fair Are listed in Telephone directors of their communities Are Poten tial they must be present to the three names drawn this week will be announced in All local business places at at one Short blast of the Elty fire a two minute claiming per led will be local stores will be open to 9 on Al Richoll Deal Cotoli set for 8 24 dedication of Sioux centers new four still recently pressed into service on main is now definitely scheduled for october the dedication program will be held in Side the starting at 8 and will be preceded by a main Avenue Parade scheduled for 7 other fire departments of the area have been invited to enter fire lighting equip continued on Back Page Anold Koom life now of Wost Ira act Appeal Arnold Kaemingk automatically advanced to the position of president of the West Branch combined Appeal at the re cent annual business meeting of the com he succeeds Arlyn who headed up the annual drive in West Branch township this past Spring for funds to As Sist organizations that Are dependent on Public donations principally for their newly elected Vic president of the West Branch combined Appeal is Harlan Van and the new treasurer is Melvln who replaces Irwin Van serving As Secretary again during the coming year will be Melvln Schulte doll worship will to topic october 20 Mledd Livori Borch the senior of the free Grant reformed Church of Middleburg will Sor a special program to be held sunday october 20 at it the Eldon Kanaga of Spencer will speak on the topic Devli the Public is cordially invited to latent a freewill offering will Ted Sioux Center estimates he has Given a total of to haircuts since he began his Barber ing career in this area a half Century although now partially retired and drawing social he expects to continue barbering As Long As i feel up to he is consistently on duty from Al to 9 on fridays and sat and accepts some appointments for the first three Days of the when hand Vermeer who recently retired after serving 31 years n a math and language teacher in the Sioux Center Public school recently Haw been spending More time away from visiting friends and and doing some and plan to continue this trend in the months and years Ted reports that during his most Active year in barbering he trimmed More than Heads of that an average of about 15 per work the most haircuts he Ever gave in a sin Gle Day was this was in on a special Creamery Day in Sioux Fol lowing a week of blacked roads due to heavy that particular saturday he began cutting hair at 7 and did not quit until the next morn this helped Oil Settle extremely slow business immediately prior to this when Lor several Days in a Row he averaged Only one customer per Vermeer began his barbering career May at at the age of after a few months work in Monroe he moved to Hospers and bartered there Lor a Short time than moved to Hull where he worked until establishing his own Barber shop in the basement of the state Bank building on main Avenue Here septem Ber Ted bartered alone in this location for a Short and then was joined by Ted who moved to Sioux Center from four years in Vermeer decided to set up his own shop in the basement of his and he has worked out of his Home since that he currently resides at 132 second Street the family resided in two other locations in Sioux Center be on moving to the present teen recalls that when he first started barbering the going rate for a haircut was later this was upper to where it remained Tor a number of years before advancing to this was the popular rate Lor the area up until the world War ii per since As most local residents Are the uptrend has Ted admits it is easier to make a living barbering today than when he Des plate the Adverse affect which the longhair styles of recent years has had on his pro Ted Vermeer has operated Barbershop in the basement of his Home Al 132 second Street Southeast since Here he gives Klarenbeek of 1233 Sioux Cen a a tradition for Rosl people Roget their haircut towards the end of the with in coming in on Satur Day evening while the family was in town for weekly he recalls that he sometimes gave As Many As two dozen hair cuts after supper on a saturday often not getting out of his shop until Well after in marking the Observance of 50 years in and to show appreciation for patronage Ted has that during the balance of and through the month of he will give a prize with every haircut he each customer will draw a slip from a Box which will designate his Vermeer Wiley Moyne Day 28 when he began barbering 50 years ago Vermeer said about half of his regular patrons were this changed not a ice ably Over the years As More and More Beauty Parlours appeared on the local scene and most women switched to them for hair had it not been possible to get the rates Ted this loss of women and the Sharp decline in re cent Yiirs in the frequency of haircuts for men due to would have made it if not impose Bie to operate a barbering business on a Lumme big tet says in earlier it was october will Wiley Mayne Day in Sioux the 6th District who is seeking reelection to a 5th 2year Jerm in will Campaign in 11 Sioux Canter communities that he will begin the Day in Sioux county at the of cafe in Alton at and will Windup the whirlwind tour As an alter dinner speaker at the Dort com Mons in Sioux where he will be a guest o Honor at a 7 Mayne will travel from town to town with a caravan made up of interested sup porters and anyone else who would like to trawl with he the arrangements committee he will make a noon luncheon Slop at Hope Haven in Rock Here is the Complete itinerary for the Day of Cale Granville 151 jets Hospers boy Den Valley dinner at Hope Haven Hawarden continued on Back Page Wiley Wayne

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