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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 13, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Happy flag days Texas August PageS Lake Dunlap Trotline The Ladies Auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7110 recently presented an American flag to the Happy Days Day Care 115 Pictured are Auxiliary president Evelyn Shirley Smithers of Happy and Lucille community activities along with all the kids and other folks at Happy Photo by Deryl Dear Abby Mom Suspects Daughters Pal Is Writing to Her From the Pen DEAR ABBY My age is corresponding with u pen pal 1 is writing from the state prison near What are the dangers from and how can 1 find if this person is at the prison and what the nature of his crime might ho Please do not use my name or Sign CONCERNED PARENT DEAR CONCERNED Your daughter is u so 1 think it is entirely appropriate for you to look into this Ask her directly if she is corresponding with it man who is in her if knows why he is there and for how If you cant get this informa tion from your you are within your parental rights o write to the explain ing your interest in this and asking for information about DKAH ABBY Regarding surprise visits by pastors and other people 1 resent such One my gums were killing me and 1 had my dentures 1 looked horrible Another 1 had a migraine headache and was still in my nightgown at KKUI am My hair had not even btin combed when my pastor made a social On another occasion it didnt bother this same pastor that he interrupted my threetable bridge He came sat down and made himself right at Some visits are an invasion of for letting me blow off G IN TKXAS DKAH LITTLE G Tinmeek shall inherit u lot of dropin It isnt nor is it to politely tell an unex pected visitor that youre un able to invite him or her in because youre not feeling DKAK As you no doubt are few men will admit that they ever read Dear Abby The day your story about the wife of 40 years who had found and three ears of corn locked in the trunk of her husband a car appeared in the San Francisco 1 had as at a large seafood restaurant patronized al most exclusively by One sees many of the same faces there mucho men who stop in at lunchtime for a drink or who discuss women and swap a few This day 1 started to tell your story about the ears of corn when the bartender I read that in Dear Abby this adding 1 never read Dear but the paper came early this and 1 had more time than Then the customer to my a young fellow about my age said he seldom reads Dear but he had also read it that The gentleman to my a much younger then volunteered that he had already repeated that story twice that morning Thus four men of quite varying none of whom ever read Dear just happened to read it that Ha MAC WALNUT CREEK DEAR ABBY Another view about not receiving thankyou notes for gifts of checks Our family has always felt that a gift of cash is no gift at We would prefer to receive a card by itself if it contains a heartfelt Obviously the giver of cash does not feel the need to take the time to select an appropriate so why give a gift at all How much time does it take to select a pretty necklace or hair combs for a teenage girl Its easy to ask a salesperson for help to see whats in Cant get out to shop Why not send a subscription to a magazine Or order from a mailorder catalog We feel that cash is a poor substitute for No Draw me a picture or write me a SCHARRE DEAR SCHARRE I see no correlation between cash and Some people are not as gifted as others in selecting appropriate gifts realizing their prefer to allow the recipient to do the One thing about a gift of money The size is always right and so is the teenager should know the rulh nbuut drugs und how to be Kor Abbys What Kvery TeenAger Ought to tnd a check or money order for and ii envelope to Deitr Teen Box Mount li I Suittltiy I u Hi iitt I nml ttif I t 7 lit nilti DAVJltKKAMKH r Hi Ai i i rtntiiij r IHKKYl I CAROL A VK in Circulation Mantiyi Cunt hon man Jrt Fttrtiimn Halts ijnfludvs applicable salts DI Blancu and Kendall Cfuiiliis SIJT OHI Hiiiiur Discount Hurrur delivery six out Mail dtlirtry outside Comal in Texan three six one outside Texan six one It Aurt tint i by 7iusJuy thrvuyh or by call oV5 ur o5A litVU by and U Pimtinustir Sriid a to Drauff u Ilxim SyCAftbLANNAVERY Correspondent The public meeting for the fire hydrant project for Lake Dunlap has been postponed one week until The fire department has deter mined that there has not been ade quate publicity for a meeting this Because of the potential Import of this the Trotline wants to br ing the uninformed up to speed on the In Ken the assis tant fire chief of Lake met with the board of directors of Green Valley Water Supply concern ing the possiblity of having fire hydrants installed in the Green Valley was very supportive of the The fire department began the pro ject in an effort to improve fire pro reduce homeowner in surance premiums and hopefully im prove the contributions and par ticipation of area the program is planned to be a joint effort of local residents and Green Valley Water Supply The purchase and installation of hydrants would have to be paid for by the residents who will benefit by the addition to the water The more families a hydrant would the lower the cost per family for in as the cost of each hydrant would be shared by the homes it would Actual cost per hydrant would but probably would average per The cost may at first glimpse seems the overall savings is A majority of the homes serviced by Lake Dunlap VFD are eligible for a rural rate that provides computa tion of home owners insurance premiums exactly the same as homes within the city limits of New providing an approved fire hydrant is located within 500 feet of the The potential sav ings to a homeowner can be substan One homeowner reported that their which was insured by a large company that specizalized in military would realize a reduction from to per year simply because of the fire Other similiar reports have been received by the fire The first public meeting on this project will be designed to answer questions and organize the effort within the If public support is strong the fire department hopes to start in stallation by late Initial the more densely populated areas have been but this does not preclude simultaneous installations in more rural The LDVFD strongly urges all residents to attend the public meeting on 20 at 7 before the contact your in surance agent and find out the effect a hydrant would have on your in dividual The fire department would like this information to be shared at the me Representatives of Green Valley Water local insurance agents and realtors will be in attendance to answer Please make plans now to attend this important public meeting at the Lake Dunlap Fire Station on Potthast From further we have a report from the Lake Mc Queeney The Annual Mc Queeney VFD Chicken Barbecue will be Saturday at the airconditioned McQueeney Lions Club Plates are for a for a Serving times will be from to and again from 4 to 9 The Ladies Auxiliary will be selling its delicious and cookies during these There will be entertainment for the bingo and an auction for goods and services to be held at 7 The raf fle prizes will be awarded at about ATTENTION ADVERTISERS Have you ever considered the number of radio station signals that are beamed into our market every day KLLSFM KWEDFM WOAIAM WOAIFM The radio stations listed above are competing for the listeners Add to this radio signal onsalught the hundreds of C B radips and television signals and the electronic media becomes so fragmented it is ineffective for your advertising In Comal ONE BUY GETS IT ALL When You Use The HeraldZeitung and The COUNTY Your Advertised Message Will Reach Call 6259144 for more Youll be glad you
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