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Editorial c00)mment JERRY WHITING'S BOOK-SIGNING went off well here on Memorial Day. The book, entitled "I'm off to War, Mother, But I'll be back," is a compilation of letters written by Jerry's father, Wayne to his mother, when he served as a B-24 Bomber Tail Gunner in World War II. A number of Ortonville people are mentioned in the book. The signing was held at Big Stone County's Historical Museum in Ortonville, during which Jerry also gave a short presentation on the book. Jerry is shown above signing a book for Independent Publisher Jim Kaercher and Lillian Wendland of Bellingham. She taught Jerry's mother and his uncle, Cliff Semrau, in the Correll School. I 14 i 17 20 i I ! 23 25 26 27   28 129 30 31 36 39 ! - 45 46 47 49 50 57 --- ,----- --_  ----.-----. I I Clues ACROSS Clues DOWN 1. Biblical Hamath 1. A way to fasten 5. Virtuosoes 2. Liberal rights org. 10. 27th U.S. President 3. Beef 14. Pete Sampras, fo( one 4. Where trees and 15. Caps shrubs are cultivated 16. The content of for exhibition cognition 5. Leopards, for 17. Thick piece of example something 6. 16th and 17th century 18. In a way, looks  man's garment 19. Desolate 7. Tin Pan or bowling 20. Eat like a horse 8. Sandbar 23. Full of ruts 9. Six, Fr. 24. Skins 10. Diacritical mark 25. Balls 11. Sun-dried brick 28. Denotes three 12. Untamed 30. Showing intense 13. Black rockweeds emotion 21. German trial city 31. Local anesthetic 22. Impressive in size 36. Loose fiber or scope 37. Whale ship captain 25. Small establishment 38. An open way for travel 26. Make a ring!ng 39. Exactly vertical or true sound 40. Noun suffix denoting 27. Hawaiian wreath territory 28. Electric car 41. Motorcar 29. Rip off 42. Compass point 31. Illumination unit 44. Heavy rope for nautical use 45. Knights' garment 49. Annual grass of Europe & N Africa 50. Thinking, Italian style 57. Deceived 58. Sir Chandrasekhara _, Indian physicist 59. Something beneficial that is bestowed 60. Clearance or garage 61. __ Jong, writer 62. Tributary of the Mississippi R 63.&&& 64. Isaac's mother (Bib.) 65. A British peer ranking 10 11 12 16 19 32 33 34 38 5g n m B2 85 . 32. Beside one another in a rank 33. Notes of hand 34. Back side of neck 35. German river 37. Promotional materials 41. Roman Statesman 43. In a way, feels deep affection for 44. "__and Her Sisters" 45. Oklahoma city 46. Oriental 47. Provide shelter for 48. Chain of mountains 49. Japanese Archipelago 51. Ancient Japanese religious ctr 52. Independent ruler or chieftan 53. Double-reed instrument 54. Arab country on Qatar peninsula 55. Large European dormouse 56. Organic compound 0 ,', o I,  , = :", * i N o o el, vi, * 3 , 1 iiio o.., i oo. . o, o 1.,., ,o i l' " " Ill" " Birthdays As Taken From The Big Stone American Legion Auxiliary Birthday Calendar. Tuesday, May 27 Kristy Iverson, Mary S. Pumantgen, Scott George, Chad Randleman, Richard Janke, Jacob Dorry Wednesday, May 28 A1 Auchstetter, Mrs. Howard Benshoof, Emily Randleman, George Hofhenke, Jennifer Ann Maas, Joseph Cletus Dimberg, Lucinda Lea McMahon, Daryl "Porkchop" Jonescheit, Sr., Dan Gangelhoff, Denise Oakes, Rachel Gruenwald Thursday, May 29 Carol Brecke, Darcey Dahle Van Hout, LaVerne "Babe" Parker, Robert Dinnel, Monica Voegtli, Jeremi Smith, Phyllis Lokken, Alex Lossen, Roger Frevert, Amy Merritt Giles, Angela Hope May, Lore Voeltz Lobas Friday, May 30 Evelyn Swigerd, Kelly Jo Backstrand Essington, Jesse Remund, Pat Thompson, Samantha Lindahl, Darcie Ehlebracht, Wyatt Peterson, Mike Spars Saturday, May 31 Ricky Stolpman, Jim Rawleigh, Gary Speth, Tanna Lynn George, Mary Jo Puder, Dan Petersen, Andrea Marie Burman, Trevor Schmidt, Jeff Street, Margaret Hay McCuen Sunday, June 1 Jeanette Knip Dew, Palma Gutzman, Nancy Nelson Hoffman, Seth Kelly, Jim Scheff, Kayla Teske, Jeff Conlon, Garret Scott Bamhardt, Brad Karels, Marjorie Morrison Monday, June 2 Ed Baumgartner, Brittney Ceaser, Greg Lossen, Lori LaCombe, Judy Dinnel, Barbara Sarah Helgeson, Kyle Giese, Erin Voth, Rachel Erin Gerber, Julie Danielson, Hans Holme Tuesday, June 3 Kristen Nornes, Matthew Jay Wipf, John Merritt, Amy S. Feldt, Judeen Fuller, Carol Hausauer Senior citizens club news The Ortonville Senior Citizen club met May 21 at the Senior Center. President Komis opened the meeting with the flag pledge. Birthday song for Ethel and Pat. Secretary and Treasurers reports were approved as read. Bills of $4.66 and $4.00 for supplies and $25 for essay prizes were allowed. Old business was the corn festival parade which was tabled. Due to a misunderstanding there was no April meeting. An interest was expressed in getting programs. Voted to have Earl make 15 copies of Senior Center by- laws. Essay winners were 1st Jillian Wandersee, 2nd Jacob Berger, 3rd Paul Kellen, 4th Abigail Knutson. let and 2nd place essays will be sent to state. Vote to have pot-luck June 8, 2:30 opening 5 supper all seniors invited trip choice cancelled. Gladys won door prize. Pat served lunch. Next meeting June 18. Lynn Gloeges to observe 50th Lynn and LaVonne Gloege of Odessa will observe their 50th wedding anniversary June 5th, 2003. If you would like to send a card, their address is RR 1 Box 54, Odessa, Mn 56276. ONCE AGAIN... MANY THANKS Recent new and renewal sub- scribers to The Independent which we gratefully acknowledge with thanks foryour loyalty: Joan Ronglien Frances Fridgen Rich Schapekahm Clarence Hillman Eugene Pillatzke Robert Thompson Ernest LaBouc Ronald Draffehn Joe Strei Heidi Linderholm Arnold Steen Richard Steiner Leonard Meister Leona Martin Ginger Drobny Mrs. H.K. Dittes Edna Schwandt Clifford Holtz Clara Hein Audrey Trump Adeline Burgess Helen Danielson Breden Gail Larson Roger Hendricks Gene Gloege Center for Small Towns Loren Schake Mrs. Herb Kaiser Brother Silverins Adeiman Margy Oswood Alvina Inderieden Robert Mueller Letters to E//ssa by the/ate Re,.,. George P. Werner D.D. (Edi. note: Following is one o( a series of arti lee by the late son of an Evangelical minister who moved his family to Odessa from Minneapolis, living there from 191 to 1934. Your're reading his memories of life in a small Minnesota (own as written to his granddaughter Elissa Kiskaddon. The author was born 'in 1917 in Sleepy Eye and lived in Blue Earth and Minneapolis before moving to Odessa. One of his classmates in Odessa was Rev. Dr. Ihno lanssen, now retired m Walnut Creek, Cal. Some of the memories are from. when the author was a volunteer in mission.on the island of Sumatra. Rev. Warner passed away late in the year 2000. Tales from Odessa... "THE PARSONAGE COOKING SYSTEM" (continucd from last week) This would have been a complete disaster because the Odessa Volunteer Fire Department was about as reliable as that old kerosene stove. Its equipment was ancient - though we had progressed beyond the horse-drawn firewagon stage. However, good providence inter- vaned and the fire subsided in time, though only after leaving a black smudge on the ceiling above. Cheeb breathed a sigh of relief and went about serving a cold lunch of some sort. And what did we have to eat in Minnesota in little Odessa'? Dad always planted a garden wherever he served in rural and city pastorate alike. At 1825 Emerson Ave. North in Minneapolis we had only a narrow strip of a back yard, most of which was taken up by the cement driveway. But plant a garden there Dad did. In Odessa. land was unlimited. A large tract of land lay behind our lot and west of the prairie patch lay a cultivated field of corn. We broke up the thick sod of that stretch of soil, clubbed the clods into submissive- ness and planted row after row of potatoes, sweet cam, Swiss chard. carrots, peas and almost dozens of other lifesaving vegetables. ] , Dad's father was a farmer and I am sure my father inherited some love of the soil even though he chose to become a "'sky pilot" as preachers came to be known in the wilds of Minnesota. Upon brief reflection, 1 think it best to include in this series of Minnesota Tales, a separate descrip- tion of food and is preparation in the Odessa parsonage. After all, this is the basis on which human life is sus- tained and the way we prepared food in Minnesota in the "olden days" no way resembles the preparation of fl)od in modern times. In many ways the parsonage cook- ing system closely,resembled the par- sonage heating system, a makeshift, make-do affair which did make human survival possible out there in the high plains of the upper midwest. Like enduring through the dark depression days, no one thought much about deprivation because we all "were in the same boat." There were no wethy people in Odessa to whom we might contrast our straight- ened lives. None of our neighbors had modem conveniences so, under the good Lord's providence, we all dwelt together in the shadow of a mighty rock within a weary land. "Trouble produces endurance, endurance brings God's approval, and his approval creates hope." Romans 5:3-4 Surely in Odessa, we learned endurance. r "' *" .:| % } I THESE THREE GIRLS took third place in Big Stone Soil and Water's recent mural contest. Pictured above, (I-r) are Kayla Teske, Jenny Athey and Candace Rushford. D&L Photo Advantix Processing 1.Hour Photo Processing Lab Same Day - Next Day -  307 Main St., Milbank ISaePrice Obj '__  432-5222 $ '99 Across from Pizza Ranch (25 exp) (without panoramics) Second set s2se Top 10 Reasons To Bring Your Film To D&L Photo 10. Copy Prints Done In-Store 9. Date & Negative Number on Back of Prints 8. Enlargements & Wallets 7. Same Day- Next Day Pricing 6. APS Processing In Store 5. Good Customer Club 4. Convenient Drop Box 3. 2nd Set Free Tuesdays 2. Competitive Pricing 1. Great Quality & Color! You'll get the best vehicle alignment! New 4-Wheel Alignment Machine We'll handle all your insurance work for you/ Kevin's is the area's most well equipped body ] _ shop with two frame machines!  ] Towing with wrecker and roll back Major collision repair .Frame and suspension work Windshield repair and replacement .CICK YOLrIt KEYS IN YO ]R CAR? WE'LL GET THEM OUT[ 320-839-3066 (shop) cz; 605-676-2457 (home) KEW00 N. Minnesota St ,, Ortonville MN 56278 25th year in business at same location! LOCK YOUR KEYS IN YOUR CAR? WE'LL GET THEM OUT! The Inde (U eeel JAMES SL Editor and ARLENE Office Computer and Compositor, BETH Reporter / F BILL TIM Camera r . MELANIE Advertisin Tues., Ma Continuing Published $30.00per year in Pade, Traverse Minnesota, Grant in South counties in Minnesota I All others, $38.00 Postmaster: The Ortonville Ortonville, RATE A FEBRUARY Big Stone, Swift Grant and February ........... 30,00 March ................ 27.50 April .................. 25.00 May ................... 22,50 June .................. 20.00 July ................... 17.50 February ........... 34.00 March ................ 31.24 April .,...i ............ 28,40 May ................... 25.56 June .................. 22.72 July ................... 19.88 ALL AREA February ........... 38,00 March ................ 34.87 April .................. 31,70 May ................... 28.53 June .................. 25.36 July ................... 22,19 "PUBLISHER'S The Publisher changes or The Publisher's omissions in the issue or the the advertisement. Church notes - SatUr Display ads - Correspondence Pictures - 5 p.m News - Classified ads - (Any ad brought in to classify.) Letters to munity issues are writers should be Independent and/or condense paper also lish letters that are it mig Letters printed or address and Addresses and not be published. Letter selves to one keep letter brief, words, and to The determinin! is news If an zation char for an item or sidered you charge, we Advertising paper. Without cease to exist. receives for paper sales is paper used in and a small Advertising crops and )roducts to the and plows and dealer. Without a particular hess. We reserve tlae t  advert s ng wdhOU our decision. ,5, News: Our ! fully and staff's opinions opinion Editorials: rage, whether om other late readers. tor are her own of other expressed in tions may bt own views, eral interest. 839-3761 to sifted Ortonville mail Page 4  INDEPENDENT TuesdaY' Editorial c00)mment JERRY WHITING'S BOOK-SIGNING went off well here on Memorial Day. The book, entitled "I'm off to War, Mother, But I'll be back," is a compilation of letters written by Jerry's father, Wayne to his mother, when he served as a B-24 Bomber Tail Gunner in World War II. A number of Ortonville people are mentioned in the book. The signing was held at Big Stone County's Historical Museum in Ortonville, during which Jerry also gave a short presentation on the book. Jerry is shown above signing a book for Independent Publisher Jim Kaercher and Lillian Wendland of Bellingham. She taught Jerry's mother and his uncle, Cliff Semrau, in the Correll School. I 14 i 17 20 i I ! 23 25 26 27   28 129 30 31 36 39 ! - 45 46 47 49 50 57 --- ,----- --_  ----.-----. I I Clues ACROSS Clues DOWN 1. Biblical Hamath 1. A way to fasten 5. Virtuosoes 2. Liberal rights org. 10. 27th U.S. President 3. Beef 14. Pete Sampras, fo( one 4. Where trees and 15. Caps shrubs are cultivated 16. The content of for exhibition cognition 5. Leopards, for 17. Thick piece of example something 6. 16th and 17th century 18. In a way, looks  man's garment 19. Desolate 7. Tin Pan or bowling 20. Eat like a horse 8. Sandbar 23. Full of ruts 9. Six, Fr. 24. Skins 10. Diacritical mark 25. Balls 11. Sun-dried brick 28. Denotes three 12. Untamed 30. Showing intense 13. Black rockweeds emotion 21. German trial city 31. Local anesthetic 22. Impressive in size 36. Loose fiber or scope 37. Whale ship captain 25. Small establishment 38. An open way for travel 26. Make a ring!ng 39. Exactly vertical or true sound 40. Noun suffix denoting 27. Hawaiian wreath territory 28. Electric car 41. Motorcar 29. Rip off 42. Compass point 31. Illumination unit 44. Heavy rope for nautical use 45. Knights' garment 49. Annual grass of Europe & N Africa 50. Thinking, Italian style 57. Deceived 58. Sir Chandrasekhara _, Indian physicist 59. Something beneficial that is bestowed 60. Clearance or garage 61. __ Jong, writer 62. Tributary of the Mississippi R 63.&&& 64. Isaac's mother (Bib.) 65. A British peer ranking 10 11 12 16 19 32 33 34 38 5g n m B2 85 . 32. Beside one another in a rank 33. Notes of hand 34. Back side of neck 35. German river 37. Promotional materials 41. Roman Statesman 43. In a way, feels deep affection for 44. "__and Her Sisters" 45. Oklahoma city 46. Oriental 47. Provide shelter for 48. Chain of mountains 49. Japanese Archipelago 51. Ancient Japanese religious ctr 52. Independent ruler or chieftan 53. Double-reed instrument 54. Arab country on Qatar peninsula 55. Large European dormouse 56. Organic compound 0 ,', o I,  , = :", * i N o o el, vi, * 3 , 1 iiio o.., i oo. . o, o 1.,., ,o i l' " " Ill" " Birthdays As Taken From The Big Stone American Legion Auxiliary Birthday Calendar. Tuesday, May 27 Kristy Iverson, Mary S. Pumantgen, Scott George, Chad Randleman, Richard Janke, Jacob Dorry Wednesday, May 28 A1 Auchstetter, Mrs. Howard Benshoof, Emily Randleman, George Hofhenke, Jennifer Ann Maas, Joseph Cletus Dimberg, Lucinda Lea McMahon, Daryl "Porkchop" Jonescheit, Sr., Dan Gangelhoff, Denise Oakes, Rachel Gruenwald Thursday, May 29 Carol Brecke, Darcey Dahle Van Hout, LaVerne "Babe" Parker, Robert Dinnel, Monica Voegtli, Jeremi Smith, Phyllis Lokken, Alex Lossen, Roger Frevert, Amy Merritt Giles, Angela Hope May, Lore Voeltz Lobas Friday, May 30 Evelyn Swigerd, Kelly Jo Backstrand Essington, Jesse Remund, Pat Thompson, Samantha Lindahl, Darcie Ehlebracht, Wyatt Peterson, Mike Spars Saturday, May 31 Ricky Stolpman, Jim Rawleigh, Gary Speth, Tanna Lynn George, Mary Jo Puder, Dan Petersen, Andrea Marie Burman, Trevor Schmidt, Jeff Street, Margaret Hay McCuen Sunday, June 1 Jeanette Knip Dew, Palma Gutzman, Nancy Nelson Hoffman, Seth Kelly, Jim Scheff, Kayla Teske, Jeff Conlon, Garret Scott Bamhardt, Brad Karels, Marjorie Morrison Monday, June 2 Ed Baumgartner, Brittney Ceaser, Greg Lossen, Lori LaCombe, Judy Dinnel, Barbara Sarah Helgeson, Kyle Giese, Erin Voth, Rachel Erin Gerber, Julie Danielson, Hans Holme Tuesday, June 3 Kristen Nornes, Matthew Jay Wipf, John Merritt, Amy S. Feldt, Judeen Fuller, Carol Hausauer Senior citizens club news The Ortonville Senior Citizen club met May 21 at the Senior Center. President Komis opened the meeting with the flag pledge. Birthday song for Ethel and Pat. Secretary and Treasurers reports were approved as read. Bills of $4.66 and $4.00 for supplies and $25 for essay prizes were allowed. Old business was the corn festival parade which was tabled. Due to a misunderstanding there was no April meeting. An interest was expressed in getting programs. Voted to have Earl make 15 copies of Senior Center by- laws. Essay winners were 1st Jillian Wandersee, 2nd Jacob Berger, 3rd Paul Kellen, 4th Abigail Knutson. let and 2nd place essays will be sent to state. Vote to have pot-luck June 8, 2:30 opening 5 supper all seniors invited trip choice cancelled. Gladys won door prize. Pat served lunch. Next meeting June 18. Lynn Gloeges to observe 50th Lynn and LaVonne Gloege of Odessa will observe their 50th wedding anniversary June 5th, 2003. If you would like to send a card, their address is RR 1 Box 54, Odessa, Mn 56276. ONCE AGAIN... MANY THANKS Recent new and renewal sub- scribers to The Independent which we gratefully acknowledge with thanks foryour loyalty: Joan Ronglien Frances Fridgen Rich Schapekahm Clarence Hillman Eugene Pillatzke Robert Thompson Ernest LaBouc Ronald Draffehn Joe Strei Heidi Linderholm Arnold Steen Richard Steiner Leonard Meister Leona Martin Ginger Drobny Mrs. H.K. Dittes Edna Schwandt Clifford Holtz Clara Hein Audrey Trump Adeline Burgess Helen Danielson Breden Gail Larson Roger Hendricks Gene Gloege Center for Small Towns Loren Schake Mrs. Herb Kaiser Brother Silverins Adeiman Margy Oswood Alvina Inderieden Robert Mueller Letters to E//ssa by the/ate Re,.,. George P. Werner D.D. (Edi. note: Following is one o( a series of arti lee by the late son of an Evangelical minister who moved his family to Odessa from Minneapolis, living there from 191 to 1934. Your're reading his memories of life in a small Minnesota (own as written to his granddaughter Elissa Kiskaddon. The author was born 'in 1917 in Sleepy Eye and lived in Blue Earth and Minneapolis before moving to Odessa. One of his classmates in Odessa was Rev. Dr. Ihno lanssen, now retired m Walnut Creek, Cal. Some of the memories are from. when the author was a volunteer in mission.on the island of Sumatra. Rev. Warner passed away late in the year 2000. Tales from Odessa... "THE PARSONAGE COOKING SYSTEM" (continucd from last week) This would have been a complete disaster because the Odessa Volunteer Fire Department was about as reliable as that old kerosene stove. Its equipment was ancient - though we had progressed beyond the horse-drawn firewagon stage. However, good providence inter- vaned and the fire subsided in time, though only after leaving a black smudge on the ceiling above. Cheeb breathed a sigh of relief and went about serving a cold lunch of some sort. And what did we have to eat in Minnesota in little Odessa'? Dad always planted a garden wherever he served in rural and city pastorate alike. At 1825 Emerson Ave. North in Minneapolis we had only a narrow strip of a back yard, most of which was taken up by the cement driveway. But plant a garden there Dad did. In Odessa. land was unlimited. A large tract of land lay behind our lot and west of the prairie patch lay a cultivated field of corn. We broke up the thick sod of that stretch of soil, clubbed the clods into submissive- ness and planted row after row of potatoes, sweet cam, Swiss chard. carrots, peas and almost dozens of other lifesaving vegetables. ] , Dad's father was a farmer and I am sure my father inherited some love of the soil even though he chose to become a "'sky pilot" as preachers came to be known in the wilds of Minnesota. Upon brief reflection, 1 think it best to include in this series of Minnesota Tales, a separate descrip- tion of food and is preparation in the Odessa parsonage. After all, this is the basis on which human life is sus- tained and the way we prepared food in Minnesota in the "olden days" no way resembles the preparation of fl)od in modern times. In many ways the parsonage cook- ing system closely,resembled the par- sonage heating system, a makeshift, make-do affair which did make human survival possible out there in the high plains of the upper midwest. Like enduring through the dark depression days, no one thought much about deprivation because we all "were in the same boat." There were no wethy people in Odessa to whom we might contrast our straight- ened lives. None of our neighbors had modem conveniences so, under the good Lord's providence, we all dwelt together in the shadow of a mighty rock within a weary land. "Trouble produces endurance, endurance brings God's approval, and his approval creates hope." Romans 5:3-4 Surely in Odessa, we learned endurance. r "' *" .:| % } I THESE THREE GIRLS took third place in Big Stone Soil and Water's recent mural contest. Pictured above, (I-r) are Kayla Teske, Jenny Athey and Candace Rushford. D&L Photo Advantix Processing 1.Hour Photo Processing Lab Same Day - Next Day -  307 Main St., Milbank ISaePrice Obj '__  432-5222 $ '99 Across from Pizza Ranch (25 exp) (without panoramics) Second set s2se Top 10 Reasons To Bring Your Film To D&L Photo 10. Copy Prints Done In-Store 9. Date & Negative Number on Back of Prints 8. Enlargements & Wallets 7. Same Day- Next Day Pricing 6. APS Processing In Store 5. Good Customer Club 4. Convenient Drop Box 3. 2nd Set Free Tuesdays 2. Competitive Pricing 1. Great Quality & Color! You'll get the best vehicle alignment! New 4-Wheel Alignment Machine We'll handle all your insurance work for you/ Kevin's is the area's most well equipped body ] _ shop with two frame machines!  ] Towing with wrecker and roll back Major collision repair .Frame and suspension work Windshield repair and replacement .CICK YOLrIt KEYS IN YO ]R CAR? WE'LL GET THEM OUT[ 320-839-3066 (shop) cz; 605-676-2457 (home) KEW00 N. Minnesota St ,, Ortonville MN 56278 25th year in business at same location! LOCK YOUR KEYS IN YOUR CAR? WE'LL GET THEM OUT! The Inde (U eeel JAMES SL Editor and ARLENE Office Computer and Compositor, BETH Reporter / F BILL TIM Camera r . MELANIE Advertisin Tues., Ma Continuing Published $30.00per year in Pade, Traverse Minnesota, Grant in South counties in Minnesota I All others, $38.00 Postmaster: The Ortonville Ortonville, RATE A FEBRUARY Big Stone, Swift Grant and February ........... 30,00 March ................ 27.50 April .................. 25.00 May ................... 22,50 June .................. 20.00 July ................... 17.50 February ........... 34.00 March ................ 31.24 April .,...i ............ 28,40 May ................... 25.56 June .................. 22.72 July ................... 19.88 ALL AREA February ........... 38,00 March ................ 34.87 April .................. 31,70 May ................... 28.53 June .................. 25.36 July ................... 22,19 "PUBLISHER'S The Publisher changes or The Publisher's omissions in the issue or the the advertisement. Church notes - SatUr Display ads - Correspondence Pictures - 5 p.m News - Classified ads - (Any ad brought in to classify.) Letters to munity issues are writers should be Independent and/or condense paper also lish letters that are it mig Letters printed or address and Addresses and not be published. Letter selves to one keep letter brief, words, and to The determinin! is news If an zation char for an item or sidered you charge, we Advertising paper. Without cease to exist. receives for paper sales is paper used in and a small Advertising crops and )roducts to the and plows and dealer. Without a particular hess. We reserve tlae t  advert s ng wdhOU our decision. ,5, News: Our ! fully and staff's opinions opinion Editorials: rage, whether om other late readers. tor are her own of other expressed in tions may bt own views, eral interest. 839-3761 to sifted Ortonville mail Page 4  INDEPENDENT TuesdaY'