Friday, March 11, 1983

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 11, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfels March Edwards manager set to testify for groundwater bill Tom general manager of the Edwards Underground Water will go to Austin Tuesday night to present the districts view at a hearing on House Bill as presented by Buchanan of The bill involves regulation of ground and the creation of water districts throughout the The board also heard a brief progress report on a study of rechargedam sites being conducted on Cibolo Oliver Haas was one of three re elected directors sworn to a new term when the board met The others were Charles Rothe of Medina County and Rodney Reagan of New members seated were Fay Sinkin of San Antonio and Frances Emery of San Haas was named chairman for the Comal County Bruce Foster was chosen again as chairman of the Robert Hasslocher is vice and Rothe is Leslie Pepper was chosen as well as area chairman for Uvalde Other county chairman are Tony Bexar Hays and Bruce Vocational contest features NBHS students Twentysix students from New Braunfels High School will be com peting in the Area Vocational Op portunities Clubs of Texas VOCT contest Saturday in Round Gloria VOCT pointed out that NBHS is well represented in every The following students will par ticipate in opening and closing ceremony events Terry Bomer David Jesse De Julian Robert Blanca David Hernandez and Tasa Competing in n club business procedure contests will be Ervey Mike John Stephen Robert George and Jason Competing in the Member of the Year event will be Tasa Weyerts and in the job interview event will be Joanne Gomf Robert Goodwin will compete in the prepared speech and extemporaneous speaking contest and Todd Jon Haggerty and John Panebianco in the member notebook In Chapter Display Jack Faour will Competing in the photo panel competition will be Andrea Joe Hector Sammie Leroy Zavala and Todd John Henry Faulk to speak at SWT Popular Texas talespinner John Henry Faulk will speak at Southwest Texas State University His entitled The Blessings of is sponsored by the schools political science The public is invited to the free which will begin at 7 in Evans located at the corner of LBJ Drive and Roanoke Faulks presentation will focus on the importance of civil liberty protections to constitutional with special emphasis on McCarthyism and the Reagan Ad As a a writer and political social Faulk is noted for his storytelling and earthy His keen wit and shrewd satire took him to the brink of national broadcasting fame before the blacklisting of the His celebrated lawsuit against those who drove him from the airwaves established him as an authenic American hero and won him one of the largest libel judgements ever awarded by a Doctors need lots of patience By ABIGAIL VAN BUREN DEAR READERS Tired of Waiting com plained about having to wait for 2 hours for a scheduled 9 doctors Then she learned that several others also waiting had been booked for 9 She asked If that happened everywhere or only In My reply It happens almost whats the Rx for this epidemic A sampling of the responses DEAR ABBY There are some legitimate reasons for a doctor being and they occur A doctors office is not a factory where each person can be run through the assembly line on a fixed Depending on the type of you try to estimate how long each patient will take and schedule patients In our primarycare on the average each patients visit takes about 15 Some visits are for blood pressure checks or simple Some are especially for older patients with multiple Some patients save up their complaints and come in with a Often they present a few of the minor com and after the when theyre almost out the they by the I vomited blood this Does that mean anything AN IN DEAR ABBY I work in busy nose and throat and we try to keep to a but its not always Some patients who have no appointments show up with urgent symptoms and cannot be turned Others dont they just dont show Some just happened to be in the neighborhood or the or they missed their appointment yesterday and are leaving town The list goes on and One mother brought her son in with a button stuck in his After the doctor took care of the mother Would you mind looking at his twin too I think he stuck something up his ALL IN A DAYS WORK Weather Deaths Sldff photo by John Sentat Hospital pipe Dennis Ninneman of New Braunfels tries to make short work of some long pipes being installed for the new wing of McKenna Memorial The project is going up on the Garza Street side of the existing Local temperatures Highs today and Saturday will be near with a low tonight in the upper This mornings low was and yesterdays high was Lake level Canyon Lake fell slightly to this compared to yesterdays level of Texas Temperatures in far Ruby Bjorn Ruby Bjorn of 730 died March at the age of Her remains will lie in state at Zoeller Funeral Home until 9 Her body will then be transferred to KrautMaurna Funeral Home in where services will be held She is survived by her Edward Bjorn a Frank Judy both of New Braunfels a Phyllis Ehrenreich of Wisconsin two one great Georgia Mulkey Services for Georgia Mulkey of 206 West End will be at 2 Saturday at Doeppenschmidt Funeral with the Abraham Davis of Burial will be in Comal died at 10 March at McKenna Memorial where she had been hospitalized for one The daughter of Will and Matilda nee Franklin she was born on May in Guadalupe On she married Walter who preceded her in She was a resident of New Braunfels for 40 a and was affiliated with the Church of She is survived by three Estelle Velester Mulkey and Doris all of New Braun fels five Tommy Mulkey and both of Clayton Mulkey and Walter both of New and Charles Mulkey of Cibolo a Liza Crayton of Seguin 21 and 30 New Braunfels Utilities joins energy project New Braunfels Utilities has become a member of a nationwide energy research effort by the American Public Power The research called DEED Demonstration of EnergyEfficient Deve will focus on shortterm development and demonstration of technologies and techniques that increase public power system efficiency and cost Horoscope By STELLA WILDER MARCH 11 Born you give every appearance of being not only a person of but also Those who have not taken the trouble to plumb your personality think of you as af oldfashioned above you are a person of razorsharp business instincts who insists on having things his own your own way is usually also the right way in terms of profit though not always in terms of You have a good understanding of what makes people For this you are able to get along even with those whom you dont Even when and were you you choose to work and play with those whose principles and standards match your Also born on this date are Lawrence or chestra TV entertainer Salvador To see what is in store for you find your birthday and read the corresponding Let your birthday star be your daily MARCH 12 PISCES 19March 20 If you can come up with the story behind the you will gain the graditude of all ARIES March 21April 19 Partnership mat ters may spoil this weekend for you unless you refuse to take them home with TAURUS April 20May 20 Your happiness depends greatly upon your ability to swim in the tide Dont fight the GEMINI May 21June 20 Be ready to change with the times but certainly not Take care not to move faster than CANCER June 21July 22 Accept a delay as a blessing in You should be able to take advantage of anothers errors LEO July 22 Make full use of your own gift of You know how to translate thoughts into words do so today in spades VIRGO 22 Look toward a Sagittarius native for the kind of help you need to bring plans to the implementation LIBRA 22 Highlight your own independence of Dont be surprised to find youself the person in SCORPIO 21 A romantic gesture endears you to another Even dont take affection for granted in SAGITTARIUS 21 Getting started on a new project is the hard Prepare well for the initial move and all is CAPRICORN 19 Make yourself as attractive as possible Gain anothers approval before you ask a favor of AQUARIUS 18 Rely on peer pressure to keep the young on their Refuse to nag let children sink or swim on their own DEED is funded by local publicly owned electric utilities across the Through utilities combine their resources and share information about That saves money and and also generates ideas about approaches that can deal with each communitys energy DEED grants are awarded to local publiclyowned electric utilities undertaking projects that assist them and other utilities to increase efficiency in tran distribution and use of New Braunfels Utilities will con centrate on waste heat recovery programs as well as energy resource including solar heating and and a pilot study that will in vestigate the cost effectiveness of alternative vehicle The DEED program was established in To about 20 matching grants have been awarded to public power A sample of projects in clude alternative generating techniques prolonging equipment life alternative fuels and resources and consumer demand South ahead of a highpressure were warmer while cool readings prevailed over the rest of the The frontal boundary was stalled over the extreme southern tip of Readings ranged from a warm 56 degrees at Corpus Christ to 29 degrees at Wichita A surface high located over North Central Texas brought light winds 5 to 10 mph to the producing northerly breezes over northern and eastern Light easterly winds prevailed over the remainder of the It should be sunny today across the with increasing cloudiness from the west tonight and The Nation Polar air knifed through much of the East with freezing temperatures and snow flurries ex tending into the Snow flurries fell over the Ohio the Tennessee Valley and the Travelers advisories were posted for the mountains of West Virginia and North Carolina where as much as three inches of snow was DEAR ABBY Ill tell you why doctors run late The patient calls for a routine then presents the doctor with a threepage insurance examination form to fill Other patients just love to They are the real They not only tell the doctor about their they babble endlessly about their sisterinlaws symptoms in Then there are telephone calls from patients who insist on talking to the doctor right now Doctors are sometimes called to the hospital for When this we always announce it to the patients in the waiting telling them the nature of the how long we estimate the wait will be and offer to reschedule For the most they are very understanding and ap preciate being A DOCTORS NURSE IN DEAR ABBY Your recent reply to a woman who waited 2 hours to see a doctor with whome she had an appointment indicated you believe that such experiences are very I hope they are Delays do Emergencies babies are born on their own medical problems cannot be precisely and some medical practices are better organized than Our office staffs can help by telling patients when the appointment schedule has been thrown seriously out of Patients certainly are entitled to know about inordinate Sometimes they may elect to reschedule their appointment for another I believe most doctors would appreciate receiving a factual letter from any patient who feels his or her time was not given basic consideration within their appointment If your readers write to the American Academy of Family Physicians about serious problems in this I will look for op portunities to share the information with other practicing residents and medical students as part of our continuing effots to meet Improving mutual understanding is certainly worth our best GERALD AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS CARPET CLEANING 943 WALNUT ITS HERE 1 HOUR FILM Processing LANDA FOTO 363 tmmdm PUca Next to Wlnns 6XSS584 3 3 ATASCOSA MASONRY GENERAL CONTRACTORS 7428000 Texas Free Estimates EYE OPENERS By Henry Hull VISUAL SKILLS AND READING PART II The skills needed to read successfully and with ease continued from last weeks columnare Convergeancethe ability to turn the two eyes toward each other to look at a close object essential lor read ing at desk Stereopsisthe ability to judge distances between ob a function ot binocular Field ot Visionthe area over which vision is possible reading requires the ability to see lell and up and well as straight Form perceptionthe ability to organize and recognize visual images as specific shapes or Tests for these visual skills are best performed with special instruments and techniques in the optometrists Early detection of problems makes correction easier and may often prevent reading If older children are experiencing reading problems because of visual treatment is usually successful once the visual flaw is diagnosed and therapy glasses Presented as a public service by Henry 147 Fredericksburg Portable Bargains All Prices REDUCED DURING MARCH Spring Sale On ALL buildings in stock No interest short term Bank financing on I PORTABLE Serving Texas for 17 years 6293696 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