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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 19, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas New Braunfels April Missouribound New Braunfels High band directed by Wayne practice for the upcoming band festival in Kansas At band officers from left Bryan Blang Sara Zipp John Langford Colonel and Carl Nowothy prepare their in struments for the Band members leave Thursday and return home Staff photos by Cindy Richardson Band on the road NBHS musicians to play in Missouri festival The New Braunfels High School band leaves for the Show Me state Thursday in hopes of showing other high school bands a thing or The 180member Unicorn band will attend the tenth annual Festival of Bands in Kansas where it will compete against bands from throughout the The festival features two divisions rated and Bands must have received a T rating from theri states music con tests in 1981 or 1982 to No qualification is necessary for the open Top bands in each division will receive the sweepstakes Honor trophies will be presented to the best band in each of the six All pbands participating will receive a certificate of performance and written and cassette recorded comments from the Funds for the trip were raised by the bands projects this and band boosters attributed the success of those projects to the support of the local com It wont be all work and no play in Kansas Band members will attend a Kansas City Royals baseball game Friday and on Saturday and after concert the band will spend some time at Worlds of The return trip will begin Sunday with arrival around 5 April Reports on the bands performance will be broadcast on KGNBKNBT radio Friday and Nightlife On area screens Brauntex 290 San Antonio Flashdance Show time Also The ExtraTerrestrial Cinema Walnut Square Lone Wolf McQuade Shows at 7 and 9 each Also Screwballs Shows at and 9 each In area clubs Wolfgangs 295 San Antonio Bill Knight at the Firefighters work merits donations The Bulverde and Spring Branch volun teer fire departments have received each work they did at a recent fire on the property of Clarence Funds came from the Texas Farm Bureau Insurance which pays fire departments this when they work fires in rural areas involving property the bureau Portable Buildings from Manufacturer delivery to use to your order sizes moved FINANCING AVAILABLE Ovar 22 Yaara Expiaranca In Quality Portable Intersection 78 at 46 Texas Seguin3793634 WE CAN BUILD ON YOUR SITE Covers Home Canopies 8001500 Orvtto BIRTH DEFECTS FOUNDATION Fighting illiteracy By ABIGAIL VAN BUREN DEAR ABBY Thank you for urging parents to read to their very young children in an effort to in spire them to learn to read for one of the reasons some parents dont read to their children is because they themselves cant read Today in the United States there are over 23 million adults who cant read well enough to read a chidrens bedtime story to read the notes that come from school to read a medicine These illiterate adults must be taught to Literary Volunteers of LVA trains volunteers to teach adults and teen who cant read well enough to There are over 160 programs in 29 Between 1981 and LVA volunteers taught over students to Both numbers continue to and we hope that one day we will be a totally literate Please pass this JONATHONMcKALLIP DIRECTOR OF FIELD LVA DEAR McKALLIP Thank you for I learned something I checked out LVA and I learned that it was founded in in 1962 to combat the problem of Illiteracy in the United States and Its primary premise is that welltrained volunteers can be effective tutors of The organization has been enormously and continues to For more please send a selfaddressed envelope to 404 Oak DEAR ABBY Heres some good news for Tell the librarian in Winter who wrote to say that children dont read that here in the public library is so popular that you can hardly get into the parking It might be because of the many services it might be the rocking it might even be the plants or the stone sculpture of otters that the children pet but something in that place is outdrawing the TV and video games Im not sure whether the community is to be congratulated for the library or the library is to be congratulated for the but its a won derful and I offer it as an encouragement to other towns that want their children to It can still REBECCA DEAR REBECCA Thats the good The bad news is that your towns library will probably be hearing from hundreds of librarians asking for DEAR ABBY Our son is in his late Ill call him Hes a fine young man and has always known that he was but he never speaks of We asked him a few years ago if he had any desire to know his biological parents and he You are the only parents I want to and as far as Im I have no Lester is being married soon to a young woman whom he has never told that he was He asked us not to mention it to her because he would prefer that she didnt My wife and I feel that Lester should tell his particularly because he grew up in a small town not far from here where everyone there knows that we adopted him when he was a small Many of our friends and relatives from that small town come here to shop and and I worry that Lesters fiancee might hear the truth from someone What should we do LESTERS FATHER DEAR FATHER Try to persuade your son to tell his fiancee that he was adopted and tell him as you told me why he should do it If he he will have to handle the con Locals attend TSTA meeting Annette Marilyn Kolacek and Ellen Brown were among the 984 elected delegates to the 104th annual Texas State Teachers association convention in Fort Worth April Mark White gave the keynote address to the general assembly by asking What kind of schools do you want Adequate funding is of primary importance to insure quality education in our Because of reduced revenue the legislators need to be reminded of the states committment to students and White is still committed to significantly increasing teachers salaries as a top priority in his ad TSTA has met with the governor and he has stated that he does not intend to cause local rollback elections even if it means putting more money into educational Senatorial candidate Bob Krueger slso made a brief statement to the delegates and programs were presented on national issues that impact Texas schools such as tuition tax federal funding of social security and the teachers retirement A 1950s dance was held Friday evening to raise funds for politcal Annette Richey was the state winner of the hulahoop NOTICE PUBLIC SALE Due to heavy budget cuts that effect Hotel Purchases the Eureka Vacuum Cleaner Company has released a surplus inventory of commercial Vacuum Cleaners for a special These Vacuums are brand new with Total Factory Warranty and These Vacuums are designed and engineered to pick up heavy dirt lint grit animal hairs encountered in everyday Regular Retail Now Several other models also available This is your once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase at below wholesale prices Trade ins welcomed and layaways 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