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70 years ago, St. John’s Church in Jordan got an interior renovation – SW News Media

123 YEARS In the pastThe Jordan Orchestra furnished music for a ball at Waterville final Thursday ni.......

123 YEARS In the past

The Jordan Orchestra furnished music for a ball at Waterville final Thursday night.

The County Commissioners will meet subsequent Saturday To imagine about The equipmalest of Joseph A. Ring for a license to promote intoxicating liquors at Merriam Junction.

Schaefer’s retailer Might have A substantial tile stroll constructed in entrance quickly. Mr. Erken’s Might have A mannequin new tile stroll in entrance of his residence.

The womales of the Presbyterian Church will primarytain an ice cream and strawberry sociable on the regulationn On the church Tonight. Ice cream and cake Shall be 10 cents, strawberries and cake 10 cents.

“I’ve shutd my feed mill till after harvest” -Fred Habegger.

Cupboard maker Hougard is manufacturing an elaborate again bar for Steimel’s Saloon. A grand piece Of labor with All of the trendy conveniences.

The youngsters of the Catholic congregation of this metropolis will acquire First Communion on subsequent Sunday On the 9 a.m. Mass.

The pupils of the greater dehalfmalests of The general public school have been dealt with to A pleasing journey to Spring Lake on Saturday. The day was spent boat driving, picnicking and sports activities of All varieties. It was a most nice journey.

Arens Brcompletely differents have 13 acres of sugar beets planted. The work of cultivation Want to be carried out all by hand and use of a hoe.

Jordan and Carver met in a baseball recreation Sunday afternoon with Jordan Coming out on prime 4 to 2. Next Sunday the Jordan Greys will go to New Prague for a scorching recreation.

The crops On this neighborhood are in nice type However when the moist climate proceeds it might damage crops signalificantly.

100 YEARS In the past

The picnic of the St. Lawrence Farmer’s Membership Shall be held June 19 in Lough’s grove. There Shall be a basket social dinner at 11 a.m.

Peter Ruh, 64, typeer Jordan lumber and furnishings enterprise man has died. He Shall be buried in Calvary Cemetery.

The Jordan Hearth Dehalfmalest responded to A hearth at 4 a.m. final Thursday when a barn, now a storage On the F.J. Leonard resident on Second Road was on fire. Loss was A mannequin new Ford sedan and the storage constructing.

The Jordan Creamery broke earlier data As quickly as they churned over 6,000 kilos of butter in two days— that’s 96 tubs. For 3 weeks working, the creamery made A imply of Higher than 200 tubs of butter Every week.

The Assault Trials of the Leonard Brcompletely differents — In Justice Oscar England’s courtroom in metropolis hall final Wednesday the jury of native residents found Roman Leonard responsible of the assault. On Friday with a jury of 12 males launched from Shakopee Emmett Leonard was additionally found responsible of the assault. Each boys have been sentenced to serve 90 days Inside the county jail. Appeals have been made to district courtroom And may come up in October. The third defendant, Ralph Leonard, was deferred till later.

The Omaha Depot was damaged into early Saturday morning when burglars Did not jimmy the window open And finally broke the glass. This objective was the grasp’s office the place they stole a revolver and $4.50 in money.

The Methodist Sunday School packages of Lydia and Jordan Might have a picnic On the Alfred Sass grove, three miles east of metropolis.

The barn dance at William Peter’s had 75 admissisons.

The primary slicing of alfalfa hay has been in progress and said to be A great crop.

70 YEARS In the past

Since June 9 St. John’s Catholic Church parishioners have beheld a altering inside. A full-scale trendy metallic-tublar is put in. Six artisans labored 4 days on the set up. Artists from St. Paul’s Statuary Agency Shall be re-adorning the church inside. New electrical fixtures and new flooring are additionally on the work itemizing. Washing of the partitions from prime to backside with painting to Adjust to.

The Jordan Brewers misplaced two shut selections on The house area final week. LeSueur gained after 11 innings of play 7 To six final Wednesday. On Sunday Pollard had the extremely effective LeCenter group subdued for eight innings when a houser Inside the ninth gained The sport for LeCenter 3 to 2.

Shorter’s Carnival and Amusemalests Shall be at Scott County Fairgrounds in Jordan on June 22-23-24.

Florian Busch and crew are busy developing Chester Schmidt’s new ranch-type house on Second Road. A new excavation is for the rambler-type house of Mr. and Mrs. Al Beckius on the Southeast shore of Jordan Park Lagoon.

Dance On the Spring Lake Ballroom on Saturday, Jan. 23 to “Previous Time” Spike Haskell and on Sunday, June 24 to “Modern” Bennett Greten. Also on Sunday, June 24 the “Skipping Dutchman” Shall be a Riverside Pavilion in Carver.

The seven Notre Dame Nuns have left for the summer time. Some will proceed research, some go to relations and completely differents will conduct spiritual journey school in completely different parishes.

The annual MVEC meeting was held in New Prague June 18 said Supervisor H.A. Schimeipfrenig.

50 YEARS In the past

Three amalesdmalests to The driving strain license regulation simply handed by the Legislature will go into influence Jan 1. Driver examiners will use the telebinocular method, which checks for distant imaginative and prescient, depth notion and colour blindness. Color pscorchingographs Shall be taken of all candidates for preliminary and renewal licenses. A categorized driver’s license Shall be issued. In influence, this Shall be a license issued to A particular person for The Sort of auto he drives. This license goes into influence sometime in 1972.

New U.S. Postal Providers come into being July 1 and Revenue from the hospitality of the People who comprise the native USPS. In the Jordan Office are Henry Allmann, common clerk; Elmer Weckman, substitute clerk; Lloyd Lambrecht, short-term substitute clerk; George Jackelen, rural service; Harry Kerkow, rural service; City Hennes, substitute rural service.

Citywide garbage Shall be picked up by the In a place Sanitation from Savage influenceive Thursday, July 1. The contract Requires assortmalest service Inside the residential space solely By which residents Shall be charged $2 a month for pickup once Every week.

Sandra Pekarna, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pekarna of Jordan, graduated June 12 from St. Mary’s Junior School of Minneapolis. She is presently employed at St. Francis Hospital in Shakopee.

Wednesday Evening time On the Mini Met Park the Brewers used the LeCenter pitching staff for batting apply as they pounded out a 25 to 0 victory. Sunday afternoon earlier than An limitless crowd of St. Peter Adjust toers at St. Peter the Brewers use some well timed hitting Inside the early inning and nice pitching of Rod Morlock to convey house a 5 To three victory.

30 YEARS In the past

The metropolis of Jordan Council accredited for Douglas and Patty Lau Of latest Prague the set up of a projecting signal on The earlier Rgreatert’s Bar constructing in Water Road.

Pretty A pair of Jordan residents took half Inside The lads’s open of the U.S. Open Championship held at Hazeltine Golf Membership in Chaska, which was held June 13 by way of June 17.

The Jordan Highschool Class of 1941 loved their Fiftieth class reunion Might 18 at Geno’s Hub. Nineteen members attended.

Larry D. Martin, a Jordan native acquired a juris doctorate (J.D.) diploma Cum Laude from William Mitchell School of Law in St. Paul on June 9.

The Jordan City Council members Collectively with Jordan Mightor Bob Cully carried out a groundbreaking ceremony as a kickoff for the facelifting and skimming of Broadway Road, this being Step Definitely one of the resurfacing of the freeway by way of Jordan.

Jordan’s, Earl Dean, the 71 yr-old typeer left-handed baseball pitcher for the Jordan Brewers, has taken on ancompletely different sport— horseshoes. Dean captured the senior males’s horseshoe tournamalest held in Fridley final Sunday. He went undefeated at 6-0, but said “I didn’t pitch my prime recreation. However it was Okay to win.”

Ron Beckman drives in 9 runs— Jordan Brewers rating 23 runs over Chaska To interrupt a two-recreation dropping skid in baseball play.