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V FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER I, 1961 | THE THE REV. JOHN ANTHONY KRAEMER, assistant pastor at St. Joseph parish, Freeport, was born in Chicago Heights June 13, 1930, the son of Jacob and Mary Berg Kraemer. He attended Mr. Carmel high school, Chicago, and graduated from Mt. St. Francis high school, Mt. St, Francis, Ind in 1948. He studied at St. Procopius col- lege, Lisle, from 1949 till 1951. Father Kraemer took his phil- osophical studies at St. Procop- ius seminary, Lisle, from 1951 to 1953. He studied theology there from 1953 to 1957. He was ordained in Rockford on May 25, 1957, by the Most Rev. Lords T. Lane, bishop of Rockford Father Kraemer was appoint- ed assistant pastor at Holy Angels parish, Aurora, on June 12, 1957. On June 10, 1960, he received his Freeport assignment. available at oil times. We ~pectali=e in North.western Cattle YARDS AT LANARK, ILL. Bob Breqnon, Mgr. Hy 3-2300 KIRKLAND, ILL. Hilt Brennan, Mgr. Kirklond 2-3317 !Iowa College Accepts Six From Diocese DAVENPORT, In. --Six stu- dents from the D i o c e s e of Rockford have been accepted during the past two weeks as freshman students for the fall semester at St. Ambrose col- lege here, it was announced by the Rex Frederick J. McMa- han, dean of the college. They are Richard S. Lom- bardo, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lombardo, a graduate of West Rockford senior high school; and Gary Daniel Greenwood, son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Greenwood, son of Mr. a n d Mrs. D a n i e 1 Greenwood. a graduate of Valley Forge Mili- tary Academy, W a y n e, Pa. Both boys are from Rockford. Other Freshman William G. Shimp, son o[ Mr. and Mrs. William J. Shimp, Elgin. a graduate of St. Ed- w a r d Central Catholic high school; Thomas J. Frickleton, son of Mr. and Mrs. James W. Frickleton, Charles R. Bogott, son of Mrs. Charles W. Bdgott, and Richard J. Gordon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin E. Gor- don. All three are from Sterling and graduates of Newman Cen- tral Catholic high school. Get Acquainted Week Plans are underway for wel- coming the freshman students and their parents when they or- THE OBSERVER By Robert A, Wiilem$ Another month has come and :one, a month of work and worry but also a month of sun and fun and things on the lighter side. In fact, there has been just enough of the sun-fun atmos- phere to make the appearance of September just a bit sadden- ing for in many ways it heralds the coming of lall. Of course, fall still holds the offering of warm and sunny days but the ever quickening disap- )earance of daylight hours, the opening of schools for another term and the approach of the Labor day holiday, considered as the final fling of the vacation season, makes it all too evident that winter will soon be upon us. Brighter Outlook Mothers of conrse will look forward to the opening of school and breath a sigh of relief when the kiddies are bundled off on opening day. For others, espe- cially older students, the new school term holds the charm of another active season with old friends--football and basketball games, sharing of summer ex- periences, and social activities. Liturgically, the month of September is the month of Mary, daily pressing anxiety, the care of CFM in Rockford. Father Smith knows we do not lie. At the Holiday, he skinned his knees playing leap-frog on the diving board for the enjoy- ment of his brethren. Behold, we are ready to come to you, and wherefore we write these things while absent that when present we may not act loolish- ly in deceit. In conclusion, brethren (and sistern) rejoice, be perfected, be S O L E M N PROFESSION comforted, greet one another Friar Maximilian Tomasziew- with a holy kiss until we come to d,i ~M ~nn~ nt Rt Thnm -'" - i nd o "-' ' " you ,'~u the sa nts se y u as parish in Crystal Lake greetings. ~men . . made his solemn profession of And we might add, in conclud- vows recently at St. Bonaven- mg thm column of a n o t h e r ture novitiate in Lake Fores.t. month, that some of the saints A graduate of St. Mary prep sending you greetings during seminary in Crystal Lake, September are: ~ Friar Maximilian is presently St. Matthew, apostle and evan-I studying for' his bachelor of gelist; the Jesuit Martyrs ofI arts degree at Loyola univer- North America; Ss. Cosmos and] sity while residing at Sacred Damian; St. Wenceslaus, St.[ Heart House of Study in Chi- Michael the Archangel, whose[ ago. dedication is marked this month, I -- and St. Jerome. t . Other feasts celebrated during GEM Entertains the month include the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Foretgn Students Most Holy Name of Mary, the Exaltation of the Holy Cross and REPRESENT 10 PARISHES tl PAGE 7 13 From Rockford Diocese Enrolled at MSC Seminary GENEVA -- Thirteen boyslSt. Patrick, Rockford. from ten different parishes inI Two other boys from the dio- Rockford diocese have enrolledlcese have been admitted into a at Sacred Heart s e m i.n a r yiSpecial program of studies ini- " ~'- semi -r- of thedinted this year for those boys nere me prep ~ na y t h int ' rw o eno to oecome zyl~b Missionaries of t h e Sacred . ]Brothers niter completmn of Heart (M S C ) Ten of the boys ' ",'tthew h~gh school studms, l'he began the new sc~oo~ year ~agt]boyS are Terrence MeCabe, son ~aturaay wnen crosses resum-]of Mr and Mrs Harold Mc ed in the high school ~epart-!Cabe of St. Peter, Rockford, ment of the semmary. :F!.ree Oftand Stephen Maxstadt, sen of me ooys wm return to me sem-iMr and Mrs Leo Maxstadt of inary September 8 when the ' ~' ~ . "' ~,'1 .Sts. Peter .rod a 1, Viral junior college departmentre-I sumes classes, r ~ " ~ ~f~ " Richard Cutler, enter n his Oelety OIIlcers colleoe freshman year is from ,:~ ; h r~,~V~'lh He is DAVIS JUNCTION- Newly the "2ono['Nir 'and'~M~" ~"hrthur elected officers of the H o 1 y Cutler. St. Mary parish, Syca- Name society at St. Peter par- more, has sent John Rogers, ish here are: Charles Vogel of college ireshman and son of Holcomb, president: Donald Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Rogers. Grennan of Chana, vice presS- Both young men are students dent; Manuel Lombardo, of this for the Rockford diocese, city, secretary; and Roger Also a college freshman is Hickey of Stillman Valley, treas- Richard Stiles, son of Mr. and urer. Mrs. Denzle Stiles of St. Pat- rick parish in St. Charles. John Fahnestock, high school s e n i o r, is the son of Mrs. Sophia Fahnestock of St. The- rest in Aurora. St. Patrick in St. Charles has three brothers, two as students and one as a faculty m e m b e r at Sacred Heart. James and J o s e p h Campbell junior and freshman AURORA -- Forty-five Aurora respectively, and Father Peter rive on the campus Sunday, Queen of Martyrs, and speaking the Se~,en Sorrows of Mary. families entertained 135 foreign Campbell, M.S.C are all sons September 10. A week of test- of martyrs (in a lighter vein)- in g, ~legistration, social life, Missionaries of old faced no Xt-~n--d F students at Phillips Park here OfcredMrs.Heart,MarYAurora, repre-Sa- and recreation has been organ- more vexir~g perils than do many o~ter Sunday, Aug. 20. The majority sented by two juniors: John ized to acquaint the freshmen of the b r a v e souls in the of the families were members Wall. son of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis ~ith the college, mission fields of the southern Sly D Returning u p p e r e lassmen and western United States today, ! Fam ay ~ill register September 12 and especially when these fishers ofi 13, and classes will begin Sep- men are lay missionaries ac-I ROCKFORD--Three hundred tember 18. companied by 14 children and people attended the annual los- two babysitters. ter family picnic Aug. 20 in At- FOR '61 of Holy Angels and Our Lady at Wall, and Joseph Zefran, son Good Counsel Christian Family[Of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Zefran. The following boys entered Movements. The students, repre- Sacred Heart seminary t h i s senting 17 countries, were spon-!schoo1 year as f r e s h m e n: sored by the Crossroads Student James Angelica, son of Mr. Melt of Parish Write Epistle w.ood Park on the Pec,a!onica Center in Chicago. land Mrs. Joseph Angelica of This was the case recentl rover two hundred cmmren ,Y, ' This was the second annual St. M o n ic a, Carpentersville; ~ee/rlem toady, ]1)1~-,~, ]~-~.1~,~,~ when four counles members of and thew foster famllms along ' ITimothy Counihan, son of Mr. It, tub L~tt,~t,~,9 ~ twith the state Child Welfare foreign student picnic held herel.and Mrs T C Counihan and me t~nr,suan eamny movement DONAH|1 E ,n - - in th,~ diocese s'~nt their two i~ervice's stall ann tneir Iammes sponsore~ oy tne t~r~w. Mr. ano Richard Ernzen, son of Mr. I~Ai,~ D lift-- at rropnetstown weekvacations inVGeorgiawork:!enj yed the day's entertain-Mrs. Bill Ahern and Mr. andjand Mrs. Ralph Ernzen, both Ir~#.~IVIOL-'=R 2"- in" with the Glenmar- Homeiment' Refreshments were fur- Mrs. Don Alger were co-chair-if Holy Cross Batavia and l-'l~OFrllbl ~ltgwr~--rqans ior ~ ~ I - - msneo oy local busmess people, men [William Mautmo, son of Mr. an .open-air barbecue and wa- Missioners. I "- . . . ' ' lu w. ~xcnange rreeperr termelon dinner for members They relatedtheirexperiences[ ~lJl~'~'~'~~ " and Mrs. William Mautino of~ of St. Catherine parish and to the CFM'ers here in the fol-] ,l[~ll~[.l~ ~l~[~1 " their friends were formulatedl wing "Epistle Ir m Richardl lWhenbabyfretsbeeaus~ofl II at a recent meeting held in the and Kenneth," Chapter l, Verses[ . . la li 11t o r--es-'ngeJrht parish rectory here under the 1.12 J [/~:@oothingDeWftt ~ liqui~t~,the beer direction of the Rev. Thomas Brethren: I .{ ~a~vs,) balm to give almost instant ~J II W bieville ' I Richard, a member of CFM[ k~.~(.:'~4 relief. - / II ' - 1 ' of God, wife, also,]]~~!]- ,~SORI$ GUM D f ,YS ~h a i ~oor~ ~ h i~r ~ d~l o Our ~or~, ~00W~'' '~O~= . -- I St. Catherine Men's chlb, will lBeatrice, my s i s t e r and byI ~,~-,mi~ : ~ be held Saturday, September 5,1Grace my a An. from 5 to 8 p.m. on the church lay apostle, mylJ grounds . Food to pass and ta-rbr0ther,Kenneth,who also l. I/lllllllm . [[ Ask for BIG "D" I rewrys Ue service is to be furnished through Gods Grace labors I Illl J 0 P.M I Distributed Throughout Stephenson County By~ by the families attending, the Vineyard of Our Lord as a ~J K ~, I]~ tishrv ms General chairman of the event CFM'erandlayapostle andour J,|/'l/l#J II nKr^'lV J FRANK LASSANDRO is Don Dewey president of the sister the wife of Kenneth, .' i "~,~1~ Ch -=--' club He will be assisted by Jud~th, following the call of Our J i j 22.24 East Spring Street AD 2-4036 Freeport, Illinois Philip Bauer, Dean Dorothy Lord as a CFM'er and lay apos-J F ,% t" IIl & 1~1 ' i J "" Freeport' s Favorite Jl~: - ---- ~: - -.- Henry Oberle, taimire t.astemm tie, an o~ us your fellow mis-II n . . o I/l~~t I vepartment ~tore or over and Melvin Moore. sionaries, with all the saints|vepartment~t reI r ver I}m~,1Notice Your that are in the whole of States-l| 84 Y~ears. Ill /llrt|lrldTllrirfJl I~ Appearance ~"c::~ ~:~/~!~ S::'~:::~:~*~. ~!!~::::.: .~!'!".: *~* .~ :. :' ~ .~ ~:~:: :;~:~:~ "' . boro send you greetings and the II I/llRU rll I Ultr~ m~ ~::~ /~:} j. g .ay IO~ ~aW It ,n./ ~I~bI~KVI~K~ ~ ~ ChristPeace,of His()Urson.Father, through'I. 18, W. Stephenson gt |1."= "", |~J Im m " I~ " A~" I J~l~J J~ R JJ I ~1~ OthersDo.Let Us Help You ~~l~~ll~ ~i~4~iF~i!!~!:~!iiC!~i~!i~i~!~,~!::~!!~!~i~!~iC!~i!~::~:~i~i~%~!,~i~!:~i~ Tell of Affliction, " ' - . ~L {i ~1 To Look Your Best. i~~I~ Blessed by F a t h e r Smith :- SACRED HEART through whose efforts we all ~DOI~ AIl~ll~ el~l~lkl~l~l~ came to endure great sufferings, ,v,~l~l,~l~,u IFINIFqt I I M,rary Acaaemy beyond measure. We write of MODERN ~Jm n COURTEOUS 0 t~notce lvleats---~ome lvlaae vausaae mm ~ I! BOys grades, 5-8. Conduetetl thl's knnwinay, o that as ~,~ou ~ro " ~ COIFFURE by the Broth fb no~ 116 mr ~ EFFICIENT Cross. Train, boys to eo partakers of the sufferings so S. Chmago Ave. t r u Christian gentlemen , Well halo,wed program will*you also be of the comfort. Pb. ADams 2-8712 Fr,~e-,~t [11 STYLING $i~e-ce 1934 SERVICE Solld foundation in the fl'~l For we would not brethren, r"--,- -' damental skills Indivldu,14 South Chicago Avenue gtfidanee creative ~ktl s en ll lV you ~gnoran~ oI me aIIllC- eourat~ed. Sports, football tion which came upon us in Thr6ugh countless years it star ds stalwart . . LOESCHER HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING 311 E. South St. FREEPORT Phone AD 2-3613 MODERN PLATING CORPORATION Complete Electroplating Service Authorized to Do Work on Sacred Vessels GENERAL OFFICE AND PLANT 121-129 SO. HANCOCK AVENUE FREEPORT, ILLINOIS TELEPHONE: ADAMS 2-6139 BRANCH PLANT 2500 N. MAIN STREET ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS TELEPHONE: WOODLAND 2-6451 basketball baseball hiking. tobogganing. I)ormltorie~. 40 miles from Milwaukee, Write for illn~trated folder Brother Dominic Elder, C.$.C. Heodmos~eh Box 1095 743 W. Main St. Watertown. Wisconsin SMITH MOTOR CO. See -- Drive -- Compare Ford For- 1961 Now -- On -- Display Dow ntown Polo (Hwy. 26) III. Write or Phone Us for Details and Estimates ! Georgia, wearying us even of life, in many labors, in swim- ming more frequently, in splash- es above measure, often expos- ed to sunburn. From the baby- sitters, five times I received for- ty dunkings, less one. Thrice I was pushed in, once I hit my head on the bottom: dirty dia- pers beyond measure, a night and a day we were adrift on the road, a week and a half without air conditioning, in journeymgs often, in perils from Father Jonesand Brother Chris, in perils at the Holiday (motet swimming pool), in perils at Savannah beach in p~rils from fake brethren, in hunger and thirst, in lastings on peanut but- ter and Kool Aid often, in cold (?) and nakedness (?). Besides these outer things, there is our CLUB ES ~ The oldest living thing on earth is a tree, yet its time span is but a fleeting moment in the realm of eternity. At life's ending the spirit it born anew to abide forever. A funeral should "Famous For Fine Food" Steaks--Chicken--Seafood Distinctive Atmosphere --- Delightful Cuisine Air Conditioned Comfort Year Round Five Miles West of Freeport on Rte. 20 Reservations For Private Parties AD 3-1107 beautifully express this faith. YOUVE NEVfR TAgTED IT gO GOOD also available sliced in meuurn pack DE Spencer's 28 WEST STEPHENSON DON'T MAKE A FREEPORT. ILLINOIS Cards UNTIL YOU CONTACT Luggage Handbags Unusual Giits Decorative hems Personal Leather Goods Home o/Freeport's First 3.Minute Car Wash Seat Covers U. S. 20 Freeport Polishing Corner $. Galena & S. Chicago Whi Ipool TRANSFER & r Dryers STORAGE, INC. ADams2-2S12 Freeport BASIL HARTMANN 13/& APPLIANCES Dial ADam 2-9611 15 N. Chicago Ave. FREEPORT JIM MEYERS SHELL STATION WE GIVE S&H GREEN STAMPS It's . . . . . . For Italian Foods Steaks IlliiK i Sea Food, IIII IINL PA Chicken illllll ' / and Pizza Served at Table or Carry-Out "Always, Prepared to Perfection" Dial AD 2-5515 . . . 108 E. Stephenson "Our Home, Your Home in Time ol Bereavement" BURKE.TUBBS FUNERAL HOME West Galeno ond North Wo Inut Avenue FREEPORT, ILLINOIS GENE BURKE ADams 2-0613 ORRIE TUBBS FREEPORT BOTTLING CO INC. Ph. ADams 2-5712 --- 641 E. Stephensen FRED J. KULL About Pallbearers It is an honor to be nslaed to serve. Veri~y the time of the service, and then be early. Ask the Funeral Direc. tot ~or instructions. Schwarz Funeral Home SINCE 1928 AD 2-9017 1116 S. GALENA AVENUE FREEPORT, ILL. B. Leo Schwarz -- Glen T. Schwarz