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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 12, 1984, New Braunfels, Texas 10 New Braunfels January Veteran doesnt let disability get in his way Texas AP Hunters stalking deer around East Texas are a common But when Buddy Wayne Ellis takes to the woods in search of the elusive trophy nothing is com a Vietnam veteran who in 1967 lost his lower legs to an incoming mortar takes his hunting So much he often has to leave his wheelchair by the car and make his way through the dense forest the best way I dont let my disability get in the way of said the 37yearold vet who lives in I live life to its fullest and I dont let my troubles get in the way of going on with the important things in Recently Ellis bagged a 175 pound buck on the International Paper Company property in Marion Not exactly a recordsetting size under the a prize buck in any mans Its hard to try and find a place for a person in my said Its hard to roll through the so sometimes I just leave the chair behind and take off through the woods with my And bagging his prize buck was no easy he Once I shot the I had to drag him about 80 yards to my car and then lift him up in the said the avid Im pretty strong in my Ive been doing this for a long time so Ive got all the little details figured I go hunting by myself all the Most of my friends are working when I want to so I just take I wouldnt advise anyone to go hunting by his or but Ive been doing it so I guess its kind of second Ellis appears unique in this day of uniformity and His disability has not left Ellis sour to the And the fact he continues to pursue life to its fullest is a constant reminder to friends and acquaintances that life is too precious to allow minor inconveniences to get in the All my friends think Ive just done They dont really see me in a Ellis They know Im not the type of person who gives so they dont treat me any different than they would if I had my Ellis positive attitude for living deep And its his command over life that probably saved him that day in Vietnam when he and friends fell victim to Viet Cong We were walking across the compound heading for when all of the sudden the Viet Cong started their mortar They were always doing that and you never had any recalled One of the incoming rounds landed right in front of me and blew both my legs I managed to drag one of my who was behind about 50 feet to a But later I found out he didnt make With son Michael Wane and support from his mother and Lottie and Buddy Ellis has managed to adjust to his sometimes better than those who are more My mother and father have really helped Ellis And the Lord has given me strength to go My son is He supports me every day and never once does he look at me as someone confined to a BRONCOS CAW A ROCK 13 91 The Abbey 14 92 Clifton Jansky Buy Savings Baby whale dies at marina GALVESTON AP Ground milk and the love of workers acting as surrogate mothers failed to keep life in a baby whale who beached himself New Years a 6foot pygmy sperm died about 3 said Sandra a spokeswoman for Sea Arama Marine Scientists had been hopeful LaFitte might become the first whale to survive beaching Whales usually seek shallow water only when they are but SeaArama officials thought the yearold LaFitte might only have been following his mother when he thrust himself Their hopes were inflated when LaFitte began to eat on his own early this Alexander We were so encouraged and thought there might be a chance he would make she Workers watched the baby around the He basked in their attention and soon began swimming toward anyone who entered his Alexander Workers responded by petting and stroking him as he But LaFitte suddenly stopped Alexander His body will be sent to Texas University for an WATS plan angers PUC AUSTIN AP Southwestern Bell today faced an ultimatum from a Public Utility Commission judge who does not like a company proposal that would hike bills for some Wide Area Telephone Service WATS Administrative Law Judge Angela DeMerle said if the plan is not withdrawn today she would delay consideration of the companys pending billion rate hike Dale a Southwestern Bell confirmed that the WATS filed could raise bills for about 40 percent of WATS He said the amount of the increase was not WATS is a flatrate long distance service used by Charging for WATS was complicated as of 1 because of the breakup of and its regional companies including Southwestern The change gives most long distance but Southwestern Bell still receives money for relatively short long distance calls those within certain regions of the The problem is that the money from WATS customers now must go to both and South western On Southwestern Bell sub mitted a plan to the PUC on how WATS revenues should be divided up between Southwestern Bell and Great Italian Cuisine in Braunfels Wolfgangs Keller On in addition to Wolfgangs standard New York Chef Michael Bavosa will prepare one of these exquisite selected Italian dishes such as la eggplant fettucini veal parmesian and Join us on Thursdays for the best in Italian A new tradition at Wolfgangs 295 East San Antonio Street New Texas 78130 5126259169 LONGNBCK ALL NIGHT AND SAT to 9 uioi Tony Montana The unrfd mill reman him bu another Scarface in an ihtcnM film both in iUUMnf language and depiction nf We nlure A UNIVCNML PICTURC SHOWTIMES THRU MONDAY ALL SEATS MATINEES HOW DO YOU KILL SOMETHING THAT CANT POSSIBLY DE ALIVE COLUMBIA PICTURES SHOWTIMES ft MONDAY ALL SEATS ft MATINEES TUESDAYSUNDAY 511 Ml NHW BEST IN COUNTRY MUSIC 13th Tickets CLIFTON JANSKY DANCE HALL 13 BLIEDERS CREEK f 14 GEORGE JONES NO ADVANCE TICKETS Slwy 281 North San Antonio 4978647 7 South of Hwy 46 Bulverde 4382600 CftMAL Old Fashioned Hamburgers At OldFashioned Prices 5 For Fresh Ground Beef All the Fixing Call 6256263 Bring This Ad For One Free Order Of Fries Per Order VERANDA BAR Live Entertainment with Arron Beth Thursday Night from 8 to 12 Friday Saturday Night from 9 1 Happy Hour Monday thru Friday from 11 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