June 2, 1916
Mr. and Mrs. Ben Damhoff, old and respected residents of Fulton, came to this country from Holland and landed in Fulton just fifty years ago the 29th of May and have prospered. They have six children all residing in Fulton and vicinity. Mr. and Mrs. Damhoff are among the oldest continuous residents of Fulton and have seen many changes and noted many inventions. When they located here there were no electric lights or electric cars, no telephones or phonographs, no motor cars or motor boats, no air ships or aeroplanes, no moving pictures or wireless telegraphy.