In 1898, Minnesota celebrated its 40th year in the Union | Jordan News

123 Decades Ago

F. Wolf and Organization is erecting a massive warehouse adjacent to their keep. It will be sided with corrugated iron.

Residents of this metropolis who are house owners of canines, possibly of low or significant diploma, should really keep in mind that there is “dog legislation.” Get a license for them.

A movement is underfoot to have all church buildings in the region established aside May well 8 for products and services in memory of the victims of the Maine catastrophe. Cash of the working day would go to a monument fund in their honor.

Get-togethers wishing to pasture their horses for the period 1898 can do so by corresponding with D.G. Thompson at Merriam Junction.

F.J. Leonard is erecting a creating to be made use of as a blacksmith shop to the south of his regulation place of work. It will be occupied by blacksmith O’Brien who coimes from Montgomery.

Twelve decades in the past these days we released our initial challenge of the Jordan Independent, and during all that time our attempts to make it the best paper revealed in the county have not abated.

Wednesday, Could 7 will be the 40th anniversary of the admission of Minnesota into the Union. The progression of the state all through that time can make us proud.

The National Guards have an encampment at the State Fair Grounds. The M. & St. L. Railroad will provide tour tickets to St. Paul on Sunday May perhaps 8 for 75 cents spherical excursion. The camp floor is open up to the general public totally free of demand. Occur see the boys.

Function is becoming carried out on a new atlas for Scott County and reps are out in the county preparing the get the job done.

Schutz and Kaiser’s “Bock” was turned free on Saturday. Their billy goat was harnessed and sent bock beer to quite a few enterprises.

Overlook May well Ritschel has opened a dressmaking parlor in link with her millinery department.

State school exams will be conducted Might 31. 5 pupils are in attendance at the Lutheran university from the intermediate place.

100 Decades Ago

Mrs. Maria Wood, 86, died at the property of her niece, Mrs. George Strait on Sunday. Mrs. Wooden, born in Norway in 1836, arrived to Jordan in 1856. She is buried in Spirit Hill Cemetery.

New vehicle rules and plates. Passenger cars will have robins egg blue with black lettering plates. It is believed there are 300,000 cars in the state. Trucks, trailers and supplier vehicles will have a light orange with black lettering plate. The new numbers will be hyphenated with a dash in between the 1000’s and the previous three digits to make them less complicated to examine.

The final plan of the American Legion Port’s lyceum system was a lecture by Bertrand Lyons, a Mark Twain expert given in the significant college auditorium previous Monday night. Mr. Lyons’ lecture was centered on Twain’s immortal boyhood tales.

The baseball boys are offering a dance in the Opera House on the night time of April 29. Function is to acquire some funds for the baseball treasury. All are welcome.

Starting on Sunday, May 1, and right up until further observe, meat marketplaces will be open up Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to midday.

Freight trains on the Milwaukee line are not so a lot of as the moment seen, but are continuing functioning.

Product receipts are hustling and flourishing at the Creamery due to the fact dairy herds have absent on the grass feed.

A conference of telephone subscribers of the Scott County phone corporation met in the Sand Creek City Hall in relation to introduced raised telephone costs.

70 Many years In the past

Sale of Busch’s general items keep and stock was just lately produced by brothers Math. and Florian Busch, to Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Hennen who took in excess of the small business on May 1. Busch’s Excellent Retail outlet has been a common enterprise for the earlier fifteen a long time — the title has operate this way continually for 20-six several years. The new title is now Hennen’s Excellent Retail store.

Mudcura Sanitarium north of Shakopee was offered to the Franciscan Order with strategies for a seminary of monks.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Hartman, a son on April 25. Dr. and Mrs. Paul Stahler have a son on April 26 and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Zarth have a son born on April 24.

The Minnesota River has reduced to 22.70 toes, but the river is even now large. Freeway 169 in Shakopee did hook up with Highway 212 following soon after a “three week family vacation.”

Steve Prusak, 47, died all of a sudden of a heart assault. He was assisting his brother, Peter Prusak, because 1950 when Peter acquired the Mertz Cafe and Dance Hall from Vic Kasper.

With the sudden hotter temperature the sowing of grains has sped up. Some fields in the space nonetheless experienced wet places from snow drifts. This will be excellent corn planting weather with a warm Monday and 80 levels at mid-midday last Saturday and Sunday.

Mr. and Mrs. Nick Lambrecht have returned to their farm previous 7 days and are occupied cleansing up right after the spring flooding.

The ice went out on Fish Lake final Friday.

A day recreation of baseball opens the 1951 time of the Minnesota River League on Sunday in Fairgrounds Park. New Prague Robins will be the opponents. Game starts at 2:30 p.m. — admission is 60 cents per adult.

Miss out on Amy Liebbrand, student nurse in Minneapolis, spent the weekend with her mothers and fathers, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Liebbrand and her sister, Faye.

On Sunday, May possibly 6 the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church at Fish Lake will observe the 80th anniversary of their congregation and the 25th anniversary of their present church’s devotion.

In 1862 mission operate at Fish Lake was started out and afterwards it became a preaching station. A frame church was constructed in 1871 and in 1875 the congregation was fashioned with 19 constitution users. The very first parsonage was erected in 1866.

50 Decades In the past

The town council notified the metropolis dump caretaker that the dump will be shut as of July 1. The Pollution Control Company a short while ago stated 10 violations against the dump necessitating its closing. City rubbish pickup will be inaugurated.

Sylas P. Stang died suddenly at his property in Jordan, Sunday, April 25, at the age of 61. Mr. Stang is survived by his spouse, Barbara one daughter and seven sons.

The title of 4 candidates for posture on the Board of Education of Faculty District 717 will look on the ballot at the once-a-year election May possibly 18. They are Mrs. Warren Hobbick, Mrs. Roy Merwin, Ralph Pasquarette and Waldemer Wormer. The conditions of Leonard will Will and James Heinisch expire this yr and neither of the incumbents filed for re-election.

Scholastically top the class of Jordan Significant 1971 will be Gary Bendzick and Debbie Wormer as co-valedictorians and Mary Allmann, Trudy Dubbe and Marilyn Wolfram as tri-salutatorian. Graduation exercises are scheduled for Could 28.

Mgr. Bill Buesgens once yet again urges any and all likely ballplayers to occur out to observe this Sunday.

The Jordan Hubmen traveled to LeCenter final Thursday to open meeting engage in and won more than the Wildcats in more innings, 1 to . Hoffman went the distance for Jordan and compiled a full of 11 strikeouts and strike a ninth inning homerun to earn the video game.

30 Decades In the past

Kathy and Cliff Kersting have been honored visitors at the once-a-year Jordan Commercial Club Banquet held at Geno’s Hub, last Thursday, May possibly 25. Outgoing president Barry Ullman, offered the gavel to Dennis Pieri, who served as vice president for the group for the 12 months of 1990.

The Minnesota Songs Instructors Affiliation has announced that the previous piano scholar of Agnes Morlock of Jordan has just won the prime award in the statewide piano competition held in March.

Rick Latterell, a junior in substantial school gained to start with spot in the senior youthful artists division. A overall of 4,742 college students competed in the contest preliminaries that were held in February.

T. Sgt. Brian Buesgens of the United States Air Drive, stationed at Fort McClenan, Alabama, will be the honor guard and will have the Air Force flag at the start out of the Winston 500 car race.

The Jordan Significant College Senior Choir participated in the District 13 massive team contest at Waterville Substantial Faculty. Jordan’s choir consisting of Mary Elwood, Tanya Schroeder, Scott Breimhorst, Paul Dymit, Polly Elke, Christina Baldwin and Aaron Klehr received a star rating from all a few judges and was awarded a trophy for its effectiveness.

Brewer Jotting Brewers will be putting on new wool hats, new gray tops identical to the current eco-friendly tops, also black very long-sleeved turtleneck undershirts.

Mike “Mousey” Beckman is relocating above to perform with the Victoria Vics. Dan Erickson has opted to keep in Florida, Ric Lucas who will go to Bethel College or university has decided not to participate in baseball this summertime, Rob Cully is still working out of condition and Tom Boss will return to the Brewers.