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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 29, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Hi New December 1985 Let us have faith that right makes and in that faith let us to the end dare to do our duty as we understand it Abraham Lincoln Have a cheerful driver Tom balow HftraldZtltuftf mions Dave Editor and General Manager Managing Editor 25 years ago today Tom Loeffler FOR THE NEW I RESOLVE TO QUIT AND ALSO SAVE 2556 OF EACH Holiday cheer can be soured by drunk drivers 15 years ago I THIS YEAR I REALLY QUIT SMOKING AND ALSO SAVE 1596 OF EACH PAYCHECK J I lii f The holiday lights are on all over and the spirit of the season is But good holiday cheer can sour tragically when too much cheer leads to drunk One look at statwide and national statistics for alcoholrelated ac cidents and deaths should sober everyone up pretty quickly and make you think before you drink and drive this holiday Last year in thee were drunk driving more than people wee killed in those More than serious injuries also In the last 10 Americans died in alchoholrelated That amounts to an average of alcoholrelated deaths each year or 500 each 71 each day and one every 20 Those are pretty touch odds to Although greater citizen awareness and tougher law enforce ment campaigns against drunk driv ing have led to a slight decline in the percentage of alcoholrelated deaths across Texas this only your responsible actions and good judge ment will prevent you or one of your loved ones from becoming another traffic If you plan a gettogether over the here are a few common sense steps you can take to ensure a happier season for everyone Hire a professional bartender or if youre keep the alcohol at a reasonable balance with other ingre Serve drinks at a reasonalbe pace instead of pushing them on When a guest says no dont Also learn to say No when a drunk friend asks for another If you are serving always serve food as Food slows the rate at which the body absorbs Serve nonalcoholic One of every three adults chooses not to drink at Dont rely on coffee to sober anybody The only way to make somebody sober is allow time for the body to metabolize the If some guests are too intoxicated to offer them a ride have someone give them a or pull out the sofa and have them spend the Friends dont let friends drive the legal drinking age in Texas goes up to 21 on but dont let the new age limit fool you in to believing your kids are safe on the Sixteen to 24yearpolds make up only 20 percent of licensed drivers yety they are involved in 43 percent of all alcoholrelated Dont let your kids get behind the wheel if theyre This is truly the season to be and with a minimum of effort and a little common we can keep it that I wish all of you in the 21st District a happy holiday season THIS VETAR I POSITIVELY RESOLVE TO QUIT AND THEN MAYBE 1 CANJ SCRAPE UP ENOUGH MONEY TO BUY A NEW SHIRT I Your representatives Tom Loeffler House of Representatives 1212 Longwonh House Office Bldg 20515 Edmund Kuempel Texas House of Representatives Box 2910 Texas 78769 Mac Sweeney Guadalupe County House of Representatives 20515 Phil Gramm United States Senate Washington 20510 John Traeger Texas Senate Capitol Station Texas 78711 Mark White Governors Office Room 200 State Capitol Texas 78701 Lloyd Bentsen United States Senate Room 240 Russell Bldg 2QS10 Remember when 10 years ago In the absence of one the matter of implementing a local landmark preservation ordinance was deadlocked Monday night bet ween factions advocating property owner rights and Doyle Smith a graduate of New Braunfels High became the fifth Smith brother to receive a baccalaureate degree from Texas University when he completed his degree requirements last Photo caption i Michael Anthony son of and Victor 871 Simon recieves a Christmas gift from Lorenzo owner of El as part of the open house celebration at the Barrios Unidos Neighborhood Center at Josephs Hall The new year will be rung in locally with the new Comal County Cour thouse Tower Dedication ceremonies for the bells given by Walter Faust will commence at 31 on the Courthouse Guest speaker at the Christmas luncheon of the Republican Women of Comal County 15 at the Smokehouse was Jim Nowlin of San a state Jack Borchers is the clubs program chairman and Emu1 Moore is club Gayle member of the Texas Lutheran College womens volleyball team and daughter of and Henry Reeves of New recently traveled with the team to play in its first A1AW cham pionship The TLC squad won the tournament and the national Ken vice president of the Ca nyon Lake Chamber of is optimistic about the He says now that schools have opened in the more young families will come to area and he forecasts that the area should be selfsustaining fairly 25 years ago Nelson at present accoun tant for Servtex Materials will be the new cashier at Guaranty State Bank after it was an nounced this week by officials of the The New Braunfels Independent School District closed its books as of 31 in the black for the first time since it was reported to the Board of Trustees at a special meeting Wednesday Sp4 Allan son of and Clarence Nowotny 520 Santa completed instruction in Polish at the Army Language Presidio of Photo caption Ed ranch hand on the Jerome Schumann displays the big buck or take your choice that he shot on the Stockhorst ranch near Christine in Atascosa County The 12point deer was a true having both male and female reproductive Marion Petersons Christmas decorations at her home at 480 San ta Clara have won the Chamber of Commerces first prize of in gift certificates in the annual Christmas decorations Members of the Senior High School their wives and and Cecil Sahm aitf EnunU Schmidt of the school ad ministration and their were the guests of Oscar prin and Bob assistant to the and their at a party given 11 at the Smith home on Clemens During recent months letters of in quiry about New Braunfels as a Ger man community had a sudden and unaccountable Now we Know The New Yorker Staats Zeitung und Herold reprinted in German Ken Armkes New BraunfeU Herald column on plans to establish a German Restaurant in Landa The article included In formation about our city and closed with the in What are you waiting for Go young man The sale of 157 San to effective was announced today by partner in the Kiddieland 50 years ago Tfaj Ensfcajiea Houx assisted by primary is presenting i program Sunday at 4 oclock the Eigteen lettermenoj the Unicorn football squad were awarded their sweaters at an assembly at the high school Those receiving sweaters were Dan Henry Bennie Carl Paul Leroy Wilfred Frank Bert Dan Cumnv Jerome Kenneth Ray Marvin Grant James Norman Brehmer and Melvin Wesley Rosenberg has set something of a precedent and a goal for others in capturing the holiday spirit for his office in the county Court Festooned and wreath the rooms take on an extra bit of Rosenbergs own cheery All the kids reported a big time at Arno WoUshohlg Riaitc Theater Christmas Party The suc cess of the affair was assured when each boy and girl received a box of candy and a couple of Advertisement Treat Colds with Turkish Baths at FOR SAI45 A equip Case beeo a short Ujrjas mostly oj dejBfttktra At a real bargain Also all triads of work See or phone
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