RESOLUTION No. ___
Introduced by: Stilwell
A RESOLUTION honoring Holland, Indiana, on the
150th anniversary of its founding.
Whereas, The town of Holland, Indiana, is celebrating the
150th anniversary of its founding beginning on September 19,
Whereas, The town, originally founded by Henry Kunz, is
believed to have been named Holland because the neighboring
settlements referred to the early German settlers as Dutchmen;
Whereas, Although small in size, Holland has two very
famous favorite sons, NBA basketball greats Gene Tormohlen
and Don Buse;
Whereas, Small towns are the lifeblood of Indiana. It is,
therefore, fitting that we honor the town of Holland, Indiana,
on the 150th anniversary of its founding: Therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives of the
General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SECTION 1. That the Indiana House of Representatives
congratulates the citizens of Holland, Indiana, on the 150th anniversary
of the founding of their town.
SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of
Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to Elizabeth Elshoff.