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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 29, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas                                CO 259 Sports Smithson Valley beats Canyon See Page 8A Nation Military spends billions in aid See Page 3A BOX 616423 TX Local Museum will get new building See below AH laced page IB New Braunfels Mew Texas Sunday December 50 Cents 48 Pages4 Sections American death toll reaches 5 ROME AP Two wounded Americans died raising to five the number of the citizens killed in the Rome airport terrorist Fourteen Americans remained hospitalized following the Friday morning onslaught with automatic weapons and grenades that killed 15 including three and injured 74 at Leonardo da Vinci In a nearsimultaneous attack by other terrorists at Viennas three people were killed and 47 in Two of the wounded were State Department spokeswoman Debbie Gavin said Saturday in She could not give their names or any other in formation because they had not waiv ed their privacy Thank the Im said one Michael Sweis of Oak at Romes SantEugenio Four of his children were also injured in the attack in Related page 3A Deputy Police Chief Riccardo In felisi said the four terrorists respon sible for Fridays carnage in Rome claimed to be martyrs of apparently seeking revenge for an Israeli air raid last October against PLO headquarters in Weve got 14 people who are still in the said Embassy official Eric There are varying degrees of but it seems like everybody whos in the hospital will Terzuolo identified four of the Americans killed as Natasha Simp a resident of Rome John of Don of New Port and Frederick of Gage was a member of the Capital Times board of In the State Depart ment identified the fifth dead American as Elena whose family is from officials said that Maland and Tomarella died Natasha was the daughter of Victor news editor of The Associated Press bureau in and Daniela Petroff who works for Time magazine and Voice of Simpson and his were wounded in the at See Page 16A Camarillo loses fight for constables SARAH DUKE Staff writer Comal County Commissioner Lorenzo Yankee Camarillo took a shot at increasing county constables 1986 budgets during Fridays com missioners He Camarillo presented the commis sioners with a proposal to increase the budgets for the four constables by a total of more than Camarillo said the increase would go for constable deputies and transpor tation Camarillo moved to amend the countys 1986 budget to add at least to each of the constables The motion died for lack of a Following the Camarillo said he knew he did not have the sup port of the other commissioners but wanted to make an attempt at giving the people of the county the protec tion they have The point 1 was trying to make was to support the constables like the voters have asked us he During the constables presented the commissioners with petitions signed by hundreds of coun ty residents asking that constable Lorenzo Camarillo budgets not be reduced as Commissioners out constables See Page 16A Man bruised in accident All twisted Ricky De Los Santos gets pushed around on swing at Landa Park by his Landa Park was crowded as people v LESLIE took advantage of the sunshine and warmer temperatures to play in the SARAH DUKE Staff writ ar A New Braunfels man suffered minor injuries Saturday evening when the car he was riding in was struck headon by a Ford pickup truck on the Interstate 35 frontage road at US81 Patrolman Spencer of the New Braunfels Police Depart said Arturo of New failed to yield rightof way and struck a 197ti Mercury The accident occurred at The driven by Pedro of New was southbound on the frontage Galvan was carrying two passengers when the accident Fer nando of New was riding in the front seat and received bruises on his right Henry of New was riding in the backseat of the He was not Both vehicles received major Gremmer The front end of the car was caved in and the pickups radiator was In other police a man was robbed at gunpoint by two Latin males about Saturday As of New Braunfels Police had not arrested any One of the men was reported to have a caliber pistol and the two fled on The incident occurred on Texas 40 South between Gas station and the Welcome according to a police department Sophienburg Museum will get new chapter in history DANA OVERSTREET Staff writar The grassy knoll at Coll and Academy streets was once the focus of a young mans 141 years the Sophien burg Memorial Association is focus ing its sights on another dream on the same grassy This is very preliminary this is a dream of the board of the Sophien burg Museum to build a new museum on that said Doyle chairman of the associations building There are so many artifacts from this community that have ac he There has been much improvement over the last few years and weve done better displays and things have been con all of a have run out of Krueger said the dream includes a building several stories We are trying to incorporate the ar chives into the building theres a good collection there of the written history of the he All of these things need to be con trolled by so they dont Board President John Dierksen called the proposed building pro gram We want to put a new buiding right there on Sophies he explaining that a new building will need to heat and cool as well as display all the The boards wish list for the museum and archives includes to square feet and costs bet ween million and We had to come up with a master plan to see whether the facility would sit on that Krueger We wanted to remain on that site and we found out it can The building is not historic its the The hard part is yet to come raising millions of dollars will take Krueger adding that the association will be approaching foun dations and organizations and will apply for Margaret who was the museums first fulltime is excited about the growth of the museum and said a new building has been needed for a long But she wont be director by the time the new museum is because shes decided to It has been an education for my and a challenge and I learned a great said who has been director for more than six Fields retired from teaching in 1978 after running the VOE program she initiated at New Braunfels High School for 12 I decided if Im ever going to have any Inside CLASSIFIED COMICS CROSSWORD DEAR ABBY HOROSCOPE KALEIDOSCOPE OPINIONS SPORTS ITISA 7B 8B 6B 78 16B 4A WEATHER 89A 2A Margaret Fields Id better get on with Fields 1 reached the retirement age three years Another reason Im retiring is that 1 feel they need someone now who will grow up with this expan The museum board has formed a search committee to find a replace ment for and she will stay on LESLIE KRIEWALDT HERALD ZEII UNli The museum will be torn down for a new building until someone takes She has been a real asset to the board and were sorry to see her Dierksen Margaret really turned the association around in terms of public awareness and as far as the quality of the associations facilities have I was just one of the cogs that was part of Fields bragging on the scores of volunteers who design and build the exhibits and who work at the museum and It takes so many different she There are so many volunteers we have a small staff it takes all these people to make this thing See Page 16A Todays Weather Expect partly cloudy skies today with the high reaching near East winds will be near 10 The low tonight will be in the low 40s Monday will be partly cloudy and mild with a high in the low 60s Saturdays high was 65 and Friday nights low was Uranus Weather A camera aboard the Voyager 2 spacecraft has photographed the first hints of a weather pattern on and scientists say they might be seeing an icy fog over the planets south It is the first time we have seen any detail in the atmosphere from our Voyager television camera i said Ellis deputy project scientist at the National Aeronautics and Space Administrations Jet Propul sion Laboratory See Page 10A   

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