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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 30, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas Begin leaves Israel in turmoil JERUSALEM AP Prime Minister Menachem Begin wrote his letter of resignation Tuesday after telling his political I cannot go on any it was still not clear when he would submit it to President Chaim Cabinet ministers who called on the 70yearold prime minister in a last ditch attempt to change his decision said they found him in his office writing his letter of They asked him to delay sending it to Herzog for a few until they could choose a and Begin promised to let them know by nesday morning whether he would hold up the The eight Cabinet ministers from Begins Herut Liberty faction of the Likud bloc were to meet later Tuesday to try to pick a The likeliest candidates appeared to be Foreign Minister Yitzhak and Deputy Prime Minister David with former Defense Minister Ariel Sharon an outside I think theyre trying to do it very maybe today or tomorrow said coalition chairman Ronnie Milo of Herut said he ex pected a decision within Begin spent almost three hours meeting with members of his political party and left his office without speaking to As his car sped away from his office he slumped in the back seat and a crowd of supporters chanted king of Israel behind the security Shlomo Lorencz of the Agudat Israel Party said Begin told his visitors over and I cannot go on any He did not Begins spokesman Uri Porat told reporters The prime minister said explicitly that he intends to give the president of Israel his letter of It has not yet been decided when he will go to the Shapira said Begin appeared determined to step down as soon as possible and was reluctant even to accede to requests that he delay for a few He was barely willing to do even said Ehud Olmert of the ruling Likud Woe All we asked the prime minister to do was to put off the im plementation for a few days so that in the meantime we can establish new political facts and set up an alter native Begins motives were Israel radio quoted him as telling his political partners the reasons for resigning were and said he denied rumors that he felt too ill to lead the nation at a time of economic See Page 14 Menachem Begin New Braunfels New Texas HeraldZeitunQ 172 14 Pages TUESDAY August 1983 25 cents 172 USPS 377880 Shuttle has night launch CAPE AP The space shuttle a manmade comet trailing a 500foot geyser of set the sky ablaze in a brilliant show of sight and sound as it left Earth in the wee hours Aboard was a fiveman in cluding Americas first black Only hours before liftoff there was another celestial spectacle thunder boomed across the Kennedy Space lightning danced around the spaceship and rain drenched the launch pad and thousands of spec tators drawn to the area for the first night launch of a The rem nants of that storm delayed the launch by 17 until and almost resulted in a You should have seen it from here spacecraft commander Richard Truly said of the launch as the ship neared It was daylight almost all the way he described the liftoff as like driving through a fog except there was an external orange light source within the fog Truly added You couldnt see anything because of the it got brighter and brighter until the two solid rocket boosters burned out and fell Truly the light from the solid rocket motors was about 500 times more than I remember on Truly was aboard the second shuttle flight in November Fellow astronaut Daniel Bran denstein said the separation of the boosters was the inside of a That was a real It was quite an experience for those watching from below as Flame billowed from the base of the fanned across the pad with whitehot light and And then illuminated at the birth of flight by 800 million candlepower rose swiftly off the the flame from its solid rocket boosters building to a tower of fire that could be seen from the launch area for 2 minutes and 42 The sky grew ever brighter as the flame bounced off the It looked like a gray dawn created by a whitegold It was bright enough at the press site three miles from the pad to read a First the then the sound louder and still louder until it shook the ground and rattled Still the shuttle its boosters pumping hellfire for more than two As Challenger circled the Earth 184 miles high some of the conversation with the ground was relayed through a communications satellite for the first One of the flights major tasks is to check out the orbiting Tracking and Data Relay Satellite system which to give the shuttle roundtheworld President in a message read to the said Good luck and may God go with He said that we acknowledge proudly the first ascent of a black American into On the carpet Sfdttihori fcv Lone Star Primary students Ronnie Schwab and Colin Hardee eschew desks and chairs for the carpet on their classroom floor as they look through some NBISD students returned to school Monday like these came to school for the first time to begin Car thefts police say Krueger Chevrolet is still waiting for damage estimates on a Saturday morning breakki which resulted in a stolen damaged some broken windows and several ransacked desks The 1983 Chevrolet pickup was recovered on IH 35 along with an undetermined number of car license vehicle in spection stickers and newcar manufacturers certificates taken from the local But police are still looking for the A New Braunfels investigator said the Krueger incident is probably related to the Friday night theft of Bruce Thornwell Shepherds 82 Chevy taken from outside Toms That truck was found on Kruegers ravaged where the new pickup was missing from the Shepherds which hadnt yet been reported missing when the police found had apparently been used to get over said car dealer Jack The investigator said two other weekend vehicle thefts may or may not be related to these Sometime Friday a white station wagon with wood trim was taken from Benavides Used Cars at 475 81 Some time between Saturday and 2 Sun a Honda motorcycle disappeared from Adams Auto Sales at 1295 81 Weve recovered everything but the the police spokesman said The police were really on the Sec Page 14 Zipp seek compromise on budget requests ByDYANNEFRY Staff writer County Judge Ron Zipp made a good case for computer equipment in a Commissioners Court budget session on It was CourtatLaw Clerk Diana Guerrero who did most of the She convinced the com missioners that the Zipp requested for computer equipment would be money well County Judge Fred Clark told Zipp he would likely be getting a 14percent salary Thats not nearly what the trial judge Its more than anybody else is Clark pointed Commissioners indicated theyd approve Zipps taking a twoweek course next year at the National College for the But they agreed there was no way he was going to get to remodel the courtat law Were looking at an expansion in the next four Clark Negotiations are already under way to buy the Doeppenschmidt property just north of the courthouse Once the new jail gets under commissioners want to start design work on a building that would relieve congestion in the present Were not at all satisfied with your present Clark agreed with he said the commissioners court was reluctant to spend money on major when that would provide temporary relief at This having just passed a jail bond the court has taken a hard line on keeping the 1984 tax rate as low as Although the courtatlaw has shown a substantial increase in ac tivity and fines collected since Zipp became judge last Clark didnt think the county could afford the salary Zipp had requested for I think were talking in terms of raising your salary to recognizing that youve done an outstanding the county judge Zipp now makes an wed prefer a higher but we understand where youre coming the trial judge Zipps request for a second com puter a printer and two computer tables didnt impress commissioners on first partly because they knew the courthouse computer was already loaded to a new circuit board has been ordered which should in crease the and its supposed to be in by noted County Auditor Bate Wed better plug that back Clark Guerrero said she and her three courtatlaw clerks could use the computer to print subpoenas and jury cutting the office paperwork by a great She said staff members sometimes have to wait in line for the terminal now in the but Id rather have the printer before I get another CRT Thats how vital it Guerrero Salaries for the courtatlaw clerks come under the County Clerks Both Zipp and County Clerk Rosie Bosenbury expressed concern about the rate of which they feel is not sufficient to keep qualified people on Bosenbury said one of her newest See Page 14 Scheels killer gets 4 years in prison John Henry charged with involuntary manslaughter in the April 13 traffic death of Marie Bryant was sentenced to four years in prison last pleaded guilty last Wednesday in Judge Gus Strausss 25th District Guadalupe He was sentenced to four years in the Texas Department of where he has served time twice before on a Driving While Intoxicated A blood test taken after the headon collision in April indicated that the New Braunfels man was intoxicated at the time it according to Department of Public Safety was pronounced dead at the scene of that which occurred just north of Zipp Lane on FM A River Bend she was reportedly on her way home from a Wednesday night church service in New Goforth was seriously and spent two days in the surgical in tensive care unit at Bexar County Medical Center then was transferred to Audie Murphy Veterans The involuntary manslaughter charge was filed some six days after the The sentenced man gave his ad dress as 932 Tonkawa in New Inside It will he tunny and hot this af will apring up late coalinna Wednesday BMtninMi bul baceniaf funny and hoi by WirtMnOy will be from tfct south noar 10 May and la tha Sweet will bo at P and NinriM Wed KtckoffOud Powftatel at tht natiirnil fatthat MaeUdlhe WMany in nraVevar Kfekofl Another A French aaldier wu killed in Beirut M noun after two Marinei were killed Despite peacekeeping forces will remain in Pago I TV CISD still waiting on response from TEA By DEBBIE DeLOACH Staff writer Theres still no word from the Office of the Commissioner of Education on the Texas Education Agencys in vestigation of Comal CISD Edgar Willhelm received TEAs based on the July 13 visit of a factfinding and was asked to respond to that report by Thats what I but there was no time frame on when Id hear anything back on Willhelm said Willhelm also said the report was about the monitors visit to this and thats what my response One of those monitors was Victor administrative assistant to Commissioner But on Krejci said his report did not become public information until Bynum makes his report While he wouldnt reveal any specifics of his Krejci did mention its My report was geared to the two board members interrupting the Canyon High School final All the other stuff and all ties he The incident Krejci referred to involved CISD trustees Carey Mc Wilhams and Karen and their alleged interruption of an Advanced English II final exam on May Krejci said Tuesday that Bynums hectic schedule has allowed him to be in his office about two days out of the last two and that Willhelms response was probably still on his
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