FROM THE CORNER BY DAVID JANKOSKI Some' honeymoons' don't' last' very' long!!!' 'The' honeymoon' …
FROM THE CORNER
BY DAVID JANKOSKI
Some' honeymoons' don't' last' very' long!!!' 'The' honeymoon' enjoyed'by'a'few'Gilman'baseball'players,'that'allowed'them'to'
have a co-op with Thorp during the spring 2021 baseball season
is' no' more.'At' the' Gilman' School' Board' meeting' on' Monday,'
July 19, it was announced that Thorp has decided that they are
no'longer'interested'in'doing'the'co-op'with'Gilman'this'coming' school'year.'What'usually'happens'is'some'parent(s)'complains' that' their' son' doesn't' get' to' play' because' of' students' from' the' other'school'filling'a'position'and'thus'the'school'board'steps'in' to'say'no'more'co-op.''This'is'a'real'dilemma'for'small'schools' with'declining'enrollments.''The'best'chance'for'co-ops'to'work' seems'to'be'two'small'schools'going'together'when'neither'has' enough'players'to'form'a'full'team.'
was great and the results, 51-0, were favorable to partisan fans.
As'our'Cadott'friend,'who'we'attended'with,'said,'"It'was'a'rout."' By'the'way,'that'was'the'73rd'time'we'played'Cadott'in'football,' with'Stanley'and'Stanley-Boyd'winning'57'and'loosing'16.'' ***
I'am'back'from'a'short'vacation'and'am'going'to'share'some' tidbits'from'another'of'the'newspapers'recently'received'by'the' museum.''The'following'comes'from'the'Friday,'May'21,'1941' edition.'Interesting'back'then'the'hospital'had'a'"Hospital'Day"' that'was'being'held'on'May'12.'''Citizens'from'Stanley'and'the' surrounding'country'were'invited'to'an'"Open'House."''This'was' the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, credited as
conducting tours through parts of the hospital for the purpose of
creating' a' better' understanding' of' the' blessings' resulting' from' good'hospital'service'and'familiarizing'attendees'with'the'work'
being done. After the tour lunch would be served. +++ Mother’s
Day'in'1941'was'on'May'11'and'an'editorial'noted'that'we'accept' Mother'as'matter'of'course.'It'was'noted'that'for'the'greater'part' of'her'life'she'is'the'burden'bearer'of'the'family.'We'accept'her' ministrations'as'we'do'the'air'we'breathe,'as'one'of'the'provisions' made'for'us'by'providence.'Editor'W.H'Bridgman'concluded'by' noting'that'Mother's'Day'creates'an'opportunity'to'point'the'way' to a better understanding and appreciation of Mother, when it
means' something' to' her.' ' From' Harry' Manley's' Flivering' With'Harry'Column'(Similar'to'this'column):''W.'F.'Kelly,'fore – man'at'the'canning'factory,'is'very'busy'with'a'crew,'getting'ready'
for the canning season. The canning season will be prolonged this year with the addition of corn. +++ There was an ad for a
dance' at' Maple' Hill' (Delmar' township)' on' Saturday,' May' 10,' noting'that'playing'was'Ray'Rapella'and'His'Band.'Admission'
– Gents 15 cents and Ladies Free. Another dance was advertised
at'Rock-Nee'gardens'(located'in'Worden'Township)'for'Sunday' afternoon,'May'11.'Playing'was'the'Original'Polish'Barn'Dance' Band.'''Admission:'Gents'20'cents'and'Ladies'20'cents.''There' were'also'ads'for'Buick,'Chevrolet'and'Nash'cars'from'Stanley' car'dealers.''A'new'Nash'was'advertised'as'"The'Big'4-Door'Se – dan'-'$795'and'in'smaller'print'Other'Models'as'low'as'$720.'J.J' Longs'Sons,'Inc.'advertised'these'specials''CANNED'GOODS' SALE'20'oz.'cans'of'peas'and'corn'5'for'25'cents;''30'0z.'can'of' pineapple'18'cents;'14'oz'of'Heinz'Ketchup'3'for'50'cents;'100'
lbs of fancy eating or seed potatoes 98 cents. Just a few prices back in those days. Certainly cheap by today’s standards.
In' three' weeks,' on' Saturday,' September' 18,' the' Stanley' Li ons Club will be celebrating their 75th Anniversary at the Stanley
Community' Building' in' Chapman' Park.' Considering' that'Wis –
not to bad. A project of the Wisconsin Lions for its centennial
At the Wisconsin Lions State Convention, held May 13-15, 2021 in Green Bay, it was announced that the goal had been reached.
The funds earned will provide the Wisconsin Lions Foundation with'annual'support'of'approximately'$300,000'a'year'for'state –
wide'projects.''Among'those'projects,'and'most'noteworthy,'is' the'Wisconsin' Lions' Camp' that' allows' individuals' with' visual'
and intellectual disabilities, youth with diabetes and epilepsy, and deaf and hard of hearing individuals to have an opportunity
to the Lions Pride Fund, which will be perpetually helping with
an'annual'support'of'the'operation'of'the'Lions'Camp.''So,'if'you' were'someone'who'purchased'a'ticket'from'a'Lion'for'the'raffle' held'during'the'Watermelon'Festival,'you'have'helped'the'Lions' provide support for these wonderful services to handicapped individuals. Thank you on behalf of the Lions for your support.
*** Smile'time.'Things'you'might'not'know.'1.)'Your'shoes'are' the' first' things' people' subconsciously' notice' about' you.' 'Wear' nice'shoes.'2.)'If'you'sit'more'than'11'hours'a'day,'there's'a'50'' chance' you'll' die' within' the' next' three' years.' 3.)' There' are' at' least'6'people'in'the'world'who'look'exactly'like'you.''There's' a'9''chance'that'you'll'meet'one'of'them'in'your'lifetime.''4.)' Sleeping without a pillow reduces back pain and keeps your spin
stronger.''5.)'A'person's'height'is'determined'by'their'father,'and' their'weight'is'determined'by'their'mother.'6.)'If'a'part'of'your' body'"falls'sleep."'you'can'almost'always'"wake'it'up"'by'shak – ing'your'head.''7.)'There'are'three'things'the'human'brain'cannot' resist'noticing'—'food,'attractive'people,'and'danger.'8.)'Right' handed'people'tend'to'chew'food'on'the'right'side.''9.)'Putting' tea'bags'in'a'gym'bag'or'smelly'shoes'will'absorb'the'unpleas – ant'odor.''10.)'According'to'Albert'Einstein,'if'honey'bees'were' to'disappear'from'the'earth,'humans'would'be'dead'within'four' years.' 11.)' There' are' so' many' kinds' of' apples,' that' if' you' ate' a' new' one' every' day,' it' would' take' over' 20' years' to' try' them' all.'12.)'You'can'survive'without'eating'for'weeks,'but'you'will' only'live'11'days'without'sleeping.'13.)'People'who'laugh'a'lot' are'healthier'than'those'who'don't.'14.)'Laziness'and'inactivity' kills' just' as' many' people' as' smoking.' 15.)'A' human' brain' has' the'capacity'to'store'five'times'as'much'information'as'Wikipe – dia.'16.)''Our'brain'uses'the'same'amount'of'power'as'a'10-Watt' light'bulb!!'17.)'Our'body'gives'off'enough'heat'in'30'minutes' to'boil'1.5'liters'of'water.'18.)'The'ovum'egg'is'the'largest'cell' and'the'sperm'is'the'smallest'cell!!'19.)'Stomach'acid'is'strong' enough'to'dissolve'razor'blades!!'20.)'Smile.''It'is'the'ultimate' antidepressant.