The Free Republic of Outremeuse
Part 3: Except form the Outremeuse Article from the Infopedia on the Infonet. Etymology>
in Walloon Dju d’la Mouse (beyond the Meuse) or in short Djud’la,
The Original term Outremeuse refers to suburb of right bank of city of Liege History<Geographie of Outremeuse> Photo: on the left the city of Liege in middle Outermeuse and on right the City of Lüttich
The republic is a tiny river island of 76 hectare size, with a Frontier of 6 km long.
In middle of river Meuse
Allot people think dat Island is one big Brothel, that is not true
The Red Light District focus between Rue Gretry and Rue Puits-en-Sock
While north part of Island, remain residential area of citizens. and small factories in courtyards.
from Rue Gertry come complex of High-rise building from 1970s
The highes was the Cremona tower demolish in 1984 do severe damage in event of 1983.
The South of Island is residential area of rich citizens or high class prostitutes.
The south tip is park, remain of a World-expo, happen longtime ago before the great War.Climate<Government, Administration, Law and Order>
The Government of R.LO.M consist of the Mayor and up to 20 ministers, who are elected every 5 years.
The Minister deal with needed task for function of Republic like Finance, Administration or Justice System or Crime fighting.
Les Gardiens (1920-1983) the law and order force of the Republic, replace by Self Defends Force in 1983.
Formed by voluntier, they secure peace, solved crime and disputes.
La Caserne (the barracks) a former Military base in Outremeuse, was HQ for Les Gardiens,
also Prison, Court and place for executions.
Before 1970s the Administration spread out over several buildings, even the private homes of Ministers !
bevor construct of the Cremona Tower who later centralise the Administration in one building.Economy>
The first export product of Outremeuse is Peket a fruit brandy, similar to Jenever (Dutch gin.)
While bad tongues claimed Pekte is better used as Paint thinner, nail varnish remover, disinfectant or as rocket fuel…
Official is main financial income is by Prostitution and productions of Pornographic Material like Movies or magazines and Comics.
Estimation that Republic made with Prostitution around 438 million Mark every Year
the Pornographic made around 500 million Mark every Year
Allot companies use Outremeuse as legal seat, most for Tax reason, with only address a letter box.
The Bank of Outremeuse is know for it discretion, high invest rates and money laundering.
The Hospital de Bavière, (Bavarian Hospital) became under Free Republic a Private Clinic.
Became later specialised in treatment of sexual transmit disease, cosmetic surgery and sex change and fertility problems.
They ask no questions if right sum money was payed.
The Monastery of Order of Saint-Augustin is closely connected with Hospital de Bavière,
over time they recruited former prostitutes.
The Order operate food kitchen for prostitutes and the Orphanage of the Republic or work in Clinic.
Outremeuse in know for it’s Music industry, with producers like Luc Ginsbourg
Record factory that printed any kind of music, if the right sum of money is payed.
it was since 1970s bastion of German Affenmusik or Neue Deutsche Welle and Neue Deutsche Harte.
But also know of Bootlegging music
Counterfeiting of perfume and branded clothing and accessories from Italian high-end fashion houses.
Or Sportswear productions of German Adidas or Bogner.
the republic has notorious reputation of counterfeiting Money, documents and Paintings.
Today you buy easy fake diplomas and PhD or a title of nobility
Sadly is Outremeuse a stronghold for Counterfeit medication and production of synthetic drugs also farming of high quality Cannabis.
Outremeuse is also disreputable in smuggle and selling contraband like Weapons.
Estimation by Reichs Kriminal Amt make Outremeuse around one to three billion Mark with this illegal activity! Currency>
The Republic has no own money, accepted for payments are: German Mark, British Pound Sterling, Chinese Gold-Yuan and US Dollars, French Francs are not accepted. Demographics>
Do it size the Republic top limit are 13000 inhabitants
from it are now 6000 prostitutes (mostly woman).
The Republic is visit up to 30000 people daily.
Estimations by ADAC has the Republic 11 million visitors every year.
Next Walloons come the Italians, the French, Germans, Chinese and Africans community
There are tension special with french, who only tolerated in Republic as sex workers with temporal residency permit.Famous Inhabitants
Charlemagne, King of the Franks, according his Chronic, he was born in Outremeuse !
Marc Chagall, The Famous painter live some time in republic.
Tinto Brass, Italian film director, know for his erotic avant-garde films
Lasse Braun, Italian pornographer, film director, producer, novelist and researcher.
Mimi Di Corinto, with age 22, she became one of the notorious dominatrix of her time, key figure of Liberation in 1983 and Berlin putsch of 1989
Penelope Di Corinto, key figure of Liberation in 1983 and Berlin putsch of 1989.
Luc Gainsbourg, Belgium musician, songwriter, actor, author, painter, producer, provocateur.
Zenobe Gramme, Belgian inventor of Gamme dynamo
Elmyr de Hory, famous Hungarian forger, lived 1950 to 1976 in republic
Bernard Kamenoff, Comic Artist famous for Erotic work
Michel Krieger, German army deserter, key figure of Liberation in 1983 and Berlin putsch of 1989.
Konrad Kujau, German illustrator and forger
Jean d’Outremeuse, 14th century composer
Rosa von Praunheim, German film director and the most famous gay rights activists in the German-speaking world.
Gerhard Seyfried, German Comic Artist and Anarchist.
Pierre Seron, Comic Artist
Georges Simenon, Novellist and author of crime novels.
Reinhold Vaster, German master goldsmith and forger
Francois Waltery, Comic Artist Transport>
Le Tram is the only public transport of Outremeuse
Its the remain of Liege pre-War tramway network, divided in three parts in 1919.
The republic modified in 1920s the Network, to connect separate parts on Island.
Forming two line who interconnects.
Le Tram is today oldest Tramway still operating with Cars from 1900s
There is stop of H-Train, but this only one on Outremeuse connecting them with Liege and Lüttich
(H-line connect both Train-stations of Liege Central and Lüttich Hbf in round course true both cities)
There two bus route connecting Liege/Lüttich passing over Rue Grétry in Outremeuse.
In 1970s were VTOL landing platforms installed on top of several buildings,
ADAC got permit to use them for their Air medical service.
The Republic is accessible with cars, over bridge, but lack parking space all are reserve for inhabitants
For Visitor there several multi-storey car park, even multi-storey parking ships in Meuse
But they are inadequate for numbers of visitors the Republic has.
Is recommended to use the car parks in Liege or Lüttich and use public transport to Outremeuse.
They're several ports at Outremeuse, next quays for merchant and cargo, also for yachts.
Rumours tell that republic has one or more secret ports with submarines for smuggle
using river Meuse or the Leopold III. canal. Culture>
Outremeuse is renowned for its nightlife, special the tiny pedestrians streets and old yards
with Nightclubs, restaurants and cafes
National holiday is August 15, were celebrate the independents and Black Madonna the Virgin.
Over 3 Day the citizens celebrate with drinking, Musik, Parades, Puppet show
and the procession of the Black Madonna, who is carry true out Outremeuse.
on last day „the poor bone“ (the remains of banquet) is mourn and honour with memorial ceremony and large firework. Folklore:
Tchantches a legendary Hero that live in age of King Charlemagne in Outremeuse
His story is traditional told with puppet shows.
After Second Great War, Outremeuse prohibit official use of french language
And declared the local Walloon dialect as official language of RepublicInternational relations>
Sister Nation was the free Commune de Montmartre (Paris) until the Communist Government
Terminated the anarchist commune in 1930.
The Republic has partnership with Hamburg Reeperbahn and the Achterdam of Amsterdam.Notes:
R.LO.M is french acronym for République libre d’Outremeuse.
Tchantches is Walloon dialect for french surname Francois.
Reichs Kriminal Amt is federal investigative police agency in Greater German Reich, similar to the F.B.I in USA.
DAC or Deutscher Automobil Club
is Europa largest motoring associations
there goal is the representation, promotion and advocacy of motoring, motor sport and tourism
provide Air medical service with a fleet of Helicopters and VTOL
a Roadside assistance and testing quality of motor vehicle
Most know for DAC Reiseführer, the german successor of Michelin guild (1900-1930)