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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 28, 1984, New Braunfels, Texas                                t February Sentence due on local man in fraud case New BraunfsU resident Lambert Daniel SliM will be eentenced March 19 In connection with a mall fraud SliB and hit were convicted 17 of using the mail to promote workahome Chavis was convicted of 19 counts of mail fraud and Slist was convicted of seven counts of mail The men were indicted in connection for mail fraud last The men operated Homeworker Job Opportunities and American Fidelity Company out of New In addition to operating HJO and Chavis also operated four other workathome The work at home promotions generated com plaints to the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce and to the Better Business Bureau in San The BBB said most of the complaints came from older persons on fixed incomes who saw the mail offer as a way to make extra The complaints stated that when people read an advertisement in the they would mail the company about for a starter The starter kit would consist of instructions telling the persons to buy advertisements in the newspaper similar to the one they had originally Promotions operated by Chavis and Slisz has been the subject of civil actions taken by the Postal HJO was the subject of false representation orders in False representation orders are civil actions which forbid the postmasters at the offices of ad dress from delivering the mail to the They are issued after presentation of evidence to an administrative law judge which indicates false representations are being made to induce victims to send money through the mail to order products or District Judge Suttle will sentence the men in San Slisz faces a maximum penalty 35 years in prison andor a fine up to Chavis faces a maximum prison sentence of 95 years andor a maximum fine of Weather New Braunfels Night due at Spursgame New Braunfels will nuke iU presence felt it an upcoming San AntonioSpura basketball Local Jaycees are New Braunfels Night for the Spun March 13 contest with the Dallas Mavericks at the Hemlsfair The Jaycees will be selling and SO percent of the will ge to the local organization for its community ser vice In halftlme of the contest will feature the Bavarian Village The which includes local residents Graham Ed and Nancy Kadlecek and Rennie and Greg is known for its Germanstyle music and appearances at Jayete Jim who also heads the Texas Armadillo will add to the festivities by staging part of hit Texas Armadillo Tickets are available at Landa Bavarian the Gat Green Real Estate and New Braunfels The ft tickets are In blocks of 100 and are on a first firstserve Buses to San Antonio will be available through some merchantsponsored Terry Galllon is chairman of the Jacobs Well near Wimberley claims Austin scuba diver Texas AP An experienced scuba diver who drowned Sunday in a waterfilled cave is the ninth person to fall victim to the offlimits Jacobs Well in the past two authorities The body of 36yearold Wayne Wood Russell of Austin was found Monday morning in a narrow passageway about 90 feet from the Danny said Russell and John of went into Jacobs Well Sunday at on a mapping Self said Russell wanted to map Jacobs Well because there was this talk about putting a grate Deaths over and he wanted to know what was down there and what the measurements Russell took a safety line and a long measuring tape because he wanted to measure the chambers of the Self Self said he and Wilcox thought Russell was right behind them as they began making the taking along an old diving tank they had found But Don Dibble of San a former Navy diver who is very familiar with Jacobs Well and nearly lost his life there in said the drowning victim and his two companions were not properly equipped for cave Stiff photo by Ltttit KritvMUt Local temperatures Todays high should be in the upper 60degree decreasing tonight into the mid High Wednesday in low Mondays high was 57 and this mornings low was 37 Lake level Canyon Lakes level was recorded at feet above sea level this Mondays level was Texas Winds up to 50 mph spawned by a weekend storm system left Panhandle residents digging out from under snow drifts and firefighters further south standing watch over resurgent grass fires that destroyed at least Snow flurries lingered over northwestern sections of state early Although some of the melted off subfreezing temperatures covered the area agairiMbridaynlght and The storm dumped four inches of snow on the Panhandle and left more than 140 vehicles strewn along Interstate 40 Most of the vehicles had been removed by but some of the stranded cars and trucks were hit by authorities did qualify as a We had sustained winds of more than 35 miles per hour for three hours or said National Weather Service meteorologist Gary Hartley in Some of the fires up by high winds in Central and Southeast Texas on Sunday were not extinguished until Tornadoes and thunderstorms accompanied the high winds as the front moved through North Texas on By early temperatures in far South Tuxas had dropped to 57 as northerly winds gusted to 55 Only a day children were building sand castles on the beaches of South Padre Island as their parents basked under the 87degree Only the western Trans Pecos escaped the gusts and high wind warnings were posted in Southeast More than customers in Amarillo were without electric service for periods up to five hours Sunday and early said Bill a spokesman for Southwestern Public Service The Nation A storm that buried parts of the Midwest in almost 2 feet of wind blown snow swept into New England leaving at least eight people dead and creating a madhouse on highways clogged with drifts and abandoned vehicles across much of the Snow fell as far south as Alabama and Georgia this morning and the storm produced blizzardlike conditions with 50mph winds across the Chunks of ice stacking up 7 feet high crashed into beachfront homes on lower Michigans Saginaw on the shores of Lake Snow came down as fast as 2 inches an hour in western Penn sylvania and western New where one deputy said patrol cars had to bang through the drifts to reach stranded In 10 inches of snow fell at with In dianapolis reporting 9 inches and Detroit and Fort 9 Six to 12 inches of snow fell in Ohio from near Dayton nor theast to the Lakeshore and from Sandusky east to riifices and factories were closed in much of the Orr ordeied the states 81 National Guard am altin wj receive stranded motorists and others needing During the up to 18 inches of snow fell at Niagara with 10 inches collecting at Buffalo and 9 inches at Up to 2 feet was expected at Buffalo before the snow Winter storm warnings were in effect for northern northern Ohio and the northeastern corner of the Visibility was near zero across Illinois and Heavy thunderstorms and tornadoes whipped across Florida with 80 mph winds uprooting destroying mobile homes and downing power The storm on Monday howled out of Colorado where it dropped up to 3 eet of Flagraising Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7110 salute as New Braunfels Fire Department officials raise the flag presented them by the VFW representatives are from left Lewis Spike Lawrence John and Alf Fire Chief Jack captain John Williams and firefighter Norman Cessna watch as Clarence Nolle raises the flag at the station on Hill Lions scheduleWhite Cane Day Members of the 20th largest Lions Club in the world will be manning seven sites in New Braunfels Saturday to collect donations for the annual White Cane The Noon Lions Club sponsors the annual event to raise funds for ongoing projects such as the Eye glaucoma eye equipment for hospitals and summer vacations for1 children and adults who are tape and record players for the surgery and hospital periodic visual screening in groups researching specific diseases such as braille writers and tape recorders for students and Club members will be at both Wuests and from to 4 Saturday with small white lapel balloons for children and information on the various programs aided by the Flora L Sorrell Services for Flora will be held at 10 Wednesday at the Alamo Funeral Home in San Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Sorrell died in San She was born in Blanco on July Survivors in clude two Waymon Sorrell of New Braunfels and Sorrell one Dorcy Stover of Big Sandy a Ruth McCloud of San An tonio eight grand children and six great Ophelia Gomez Garcia Funeral services for Ophelia Gomez Garcia of 2136 Hwy Lot 20 will be at Wednesday at Morales Funeral Home with continued services at Our Lady of Per petual Help Father Don Murray will Rosary will be recited at today in the Morales Funeral Home Burial will be at Our Lady of Perpetual Help died Tuesday Born 1957 in New she was the daughter of Antonio Gomez and Francis Morales She married Felix A lifetime resident of the she was a housewife and a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Survivors include her husband her mother a Le Ann Garcia of New Braunfels three Carmen Astran of Teresa Aguilar of Lockhart and Viola Garcez of New Braunfels two Henry Gomez of Houston and Edward Gomez of New Braunfels and two Charlie Morales of New Braunfels and Aurelia Gomez of Universal John Mathews Graveside services for John Mathews of 229 Melody Lane will be at Wed nesday at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with full military died Monday afternoon at McKenna Memorial He was born July 1902 in Mathews married Hazel Bourland in 1942 in A retired proprietor of a grocery he lived in New Braunfels for two He is survived by his Memorials may be given to the American Heart SWIMMING POOL SERVICE Equipment SAVE 20 to 30 thru March 6252840 THINK CRUISING TO ALASKA THINK BRENDAS TRAVEL CENTER WALNUT SHOPPING CENTER 6587358 6257528 3965004 San Antonio San Marcos Furniture and Appliance are listed in the HeraldZeitung Classified Calendar of Events Government New Bravafels City Council executive City Hall council Organizations CNU Cewty Club workshop tonight First Federal Savings meeting TOPS Tito OH Laurel Haxa Recreation New IraMlato Bridge 7 New Braunfeli National Bank com CMM CtMty IpartMMB AMMtottM hail on KowaJd Eagles Hall USPS 377880 if you have not received your paper bv Tuesday through Friday or by call 6259144 or 6581900 by 7 and 11 Published Sunday morning and Thursday and Friday afternoon by New Braunfels Herald Publishing 186 Castell New TX Second class postage paid at New Braunfels Herald Publishing 186 Castell New TX Dave Manager Claude Elnora Kraft ice Manager Robert Johnson Mike Grist Advertising Manager Cheryl McCampbell Manager Manager Carol Foreman Press Foreman Roland Kraft Shop Foreman Wanda Editor Editor Patricia Editor Subscription Rates In Blanco and Kendall Counties 3 6 one In Texas 6 one Out of state 6 one Postmaster Send Address changes to Drawer TX LEAP INTO ANTHONYS AND TAKE r Take off our already price Limited quantities of select groups of Fall and Winter This does not Include our entire Hurry while 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