New Braunfels Herald Zeitung, December 10, 1987, Page 9

Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung December 10, 1987

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 10, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Thursday December if). 198’Kaleidoscope Herald-Zeitung Ne* Braur *e s Te*as Paoe 9A Making your own holiday wreathsClub Notes Bv the ASSOCIATE d press IHh K the halls with a homemade wreath According to Midwest Living wreath makers ".iv pfit/er Japan* ‘M* \t»\* Scotch pine and arborvitae sprigs are easiest to work with Spruce arni fir cuttings don't hold up well indoors and are stiff to handle Cut grt***n**ry st aw fresh for six week" if stored outdoors in a closed plastic garbage hag To make fresh holiday wreaths at home fin*! or pur chase a wire coat hanger black friction tap** No iii gauge craft wire or. a spool ami cut greeners shape the wire hanger into vt i tire It* t€**t v tfi||    I    frt 10 |y on top mtot t Wrap the wire ha: g**' cir» ie with black friction tape Cut tips of *he greenery into pie***" that \arx from *■ to* I ne tie*" in length starting at the base of the tv* ►, wrap N< „• . raft wire around the hanger several tunes leaving a three neb tail tor anchoring the end of the wire when the wreath is complete starting at the base of the hook and working counterclockwise around the hanger frame wire the bot tom one half inch of three clippings of varying lengths of gn*ener> to the frame pass mg the sp<«ol and wire around the stems and frame at least twice Full wire snugly because the stems will shrink "lightly as they dry Continue adding and overlapping hunches of two or three clippings wiring each bunch Place th** longer clipping" on th** outside and th** shorter one" on the inside of the circle to create a wreath that is 4 in che" greater in diameter than the frame When the frame i" covered with greenery cut the wire from th** spool Behind the hook of the hanger tw u the end of the wire together with the tall at the other end of the w ire I*e* orate the wreath with cones berries ribbons orButton Club The Christmas button fun for the New Braunfels Area Button Club is featuring "Realistlcs At the I IO meeting at the Eden Apartments on Dec 16 expect to se** Santas trees dolls trains drums and horns on but tons Many will be in the shape of the ibjects and there are many other realistic items not listed here In addition to the program subject to which each mender contributes crystal yule logs and holiday cheer buttons will make th** Creative But ton Cards of spec ial interest Al Faison was elected president at the November meeting for the h*88 year Programs for the new year are being discussed and are planned for distribution at the December meeting I>orothylea Faison is pro gram chairman and Betty Bemar/ continue" a" "et rotary treasurer To add to the pleasure of the Christmas meeting each member and guest is to bring on** button for th** Fxchang** Program This is rn stead of bringing individual buttons to eds h memberMission Valley Extension Homemakers Mission Salley Extension Homemakers Club met in thehome of Kola Meckel Dec I at ll a rn for th** club s I Tin st mas lune Peon V meal of turkey and all the trimming" was en joyed by a1! Secret pa* gifts were exchanged and names were drawn for the coming year Thirty two members and seven guests were pre »**r.t Hostesses were Bola Meckei Lillian Farr Esther Rappel and W ilma Heise The business meeting was con ducted after the luncheon Ruby Bret/ke was the winner of the quilt The club voted to give donations to several organizations The next meeting will be Jan 5 at I 45 pm in the extension meeting roomK iwanis At the Dec* J meeting at the Hotel faust we welcomed an InterClub visit by five members from the Alamo kiwanis Club of San Antonio which included Harvey Smith who had helped with the architectural planning when the Faust was built other members were William Thomas Martin Weilbaker Bill Boegeietn cmd Starr Keathofer The program was given by Mona Lane of the Convention and Visitors Bureau of the Chamber of Commerce She outlined the steps rn the project of downtown revitalization she told of the restoration face lift in Georgetown dealing with interiors and also the Seguin Main street project dealing with offices related to ’I ** courthouse "he listed steps in ommercial historical landscaping ;>ian" which >bould include parking and 'rafflee circulation as well as "em** provisions for pigeon control Plans should al>o include some prove "ion for promoting night life by restaurants theaters and apart mer!" Thus new prospects could look at the downtown area with greater chances of approva, but she stressed that the greatest need is cooperation among all citizensEagles Auxiliary The Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary met for a business meeting Dec I the Christmas party was discussed and it will be at 6 Jo p m Dec 15 at Eagles Hall Officers will be the hostesses Bring a $3 gift if you would like to exchange gifts Put your name in the package so the recipient can thank you Draping of the charter w as held for Irma Wenzel Madam President thanked all who helped in decorating the hall Also the joint Christmas party will be Dec 20 so get in your reservations Meeting closed to meet for the next business meeting Jan 5 Officers meet at 7 p m meeting at 7 3n p rnNew Braunfels Noon Lions Club The annual Christmas dinner and dance was held at Eagles Hall on De* 4 with 225 Noon Lions members Lionesses and guests attending A social hour was followed by a dinner fashion show by Saige s Fashions and dancing to the music of Moonlight Express Lion Jack Knight and his hard working arrangements com mittee had the hall decorated for the holiday season Attendance prizes were awarded to a lucky member at each table Many thanks to Lion Knight and his committee for piano mg an enjoyable evening Lier. Ben Wireman reports that more than $1 20c was donated as a result of the special benefit per formance of the movie * Billy Galvin at Walnut 6 Theatre on Nov 22 All proceeds will be donated to the Texas Lions Crippled Children's Camp at Kerrville Special thanks to Robert A Nowotny son of Lion George Nowotny for coordinating this event and making it possible to obtain the film and use of the theater for three performances Eveyone in attendance enjoyed a highly acclaimed film which has received excellent reviews Lion Gene Burr and his diabetes screening committee will be rn action again on Dec 14 at the TXI Cement plant on Hunter Road The commit tee will be working with Ramon Luna and his staff of Texas Public Health Nurses from Seguin A complete health screening clinic will be in operation and a wide variety of symptoms can be diagnosed as a result of the testing These clinics arc free and organizations are urged to contact Lion Burr at 625-8868 to schedule a clinic for their employees or membersLanda Garden Club Landa Garden Club had its annual Christmas luncheon at the Hotel Faust Members and guests donated $12' for the Comal County Emergen cy Children’s Shelter The table decorations were done by Charlotte Tharp Hostesses were Charlotte Tharp and Elsie Dubois DO YOU HAVE MILD TO MODERATE ASTHMA? lf so. we need volunteers to participate in a FDA approved clinical study for a new asthma medication. Participants must be 12 years of age or older, and will be paid. For more information call: CENTRAL TEXAS HEALTH RESEARCH 705-A Landa 625-7612 Oma! County £ *,ef''$'7ir*. h - '***> y. m 3 g f 5 rn bf* Jrr' u v A * r*, ®rf *:*' t w J » lf OtJ'Um at bl Andrews cuth0f a' Ch Jf * ’aru« -e a:    eft Dc' tat Nor * 1 Canyon tak« Club snows ber quilt when w ue ribbons n o a District 13 and stat# . c petition Abc .♦* ,*q’"t S 'a; *./ tfOr 6ft *•*a'» Po*? C a' • awards we”* * * ■ r r '»•*»■■ >’JI y ■ 'Ut * . * a *    Sa'6*    C'a’ UGene glut W huno'ab Bracelet's popularity means business for teen SMITHTON eiligenadem .iii till h**r «t«fit*f * r *»"t Th** 17 > ♦ .* J I troth A* ad** en I ne© re 'hr t**g.n h.i" c real***' and wtUl af iou! I > of fief ane of a kind bracelet* made from hug** "«ifrtv pin" adorned with ti**a>i> that tin i>n*‘ wt let nut !*•• rhin**vtt»o* nu ruu**<1 arui rn mother may resemble tim prope ne of flower petals W ith j firm handshake and a ready st tv ii*** Uh- slender t****n .»g**t wilt pass v«>u <>rtr of brr buxine"" « aid" if v«>ii hapt**n b> 'n j boutique owner of More ttuyrf I w.int p#**©ie t nirrt wh**n I g** in to a Um© to take mr seriously Juhr ".od sitting in th** living room of tier parents home in Smithton Jule" A Go Mv friends • alt mr Jul**" ha" wild the thnk 2 inch WHI* bl av riel" to a junior and pre t**rn Un© in Belleville as well as a Uh© in a st I amis shopping cerite! and boutiques in Palm Beath arni I* ort Worth Nile ha" "hint away from ap proaching iargrr store" lo avoid ruing overburdened with demand and perhapt losing lh** uniqueness of fiei work No sales pitch is ne* essary Her lies! advertisement is Hie wristwear llw*lf Julie is tw-r own walking man itequm I vt* wild more off my wrist than in any sfM© she said suipris e*l I>ut pleased by lier success When women sb© lier in die streets and ask whether her bracelet is for sale Uie willingly slips it off and im* kets tfw* cash sentimentality doesn't get th tile way of a sale "I really don’t have a favorite I sell whatever I have on On esp*** tally frustrating days when she can’t seem to come up with Uh* right design for her next piece Julie blames the whole idea of making the bracelets on her older sister I hr:st ie IS    I    bristle    said    "he    civ    cd    it    arid In January Ut** two were walking    wanted me    to buy    it tor her I think it along a sunny street lh Palm Beath    rust uf**Ut    V ■    so    I sa-d    No It " too I* va a hen i hrtstie spied a bracelet    extensive    but    I think I c    an make you in a Uiot window    one CREATE SOME SPARKLE . . . 332 Landa \ Add a diamond insert ring to your solitaire ne half carat of diamonds make ut this lovely ^4 karat gold ring $495 OO CT!Talfnci^ 625 3122 CONSERVATION TIF WINTER NO. I When Jack Frost comes r ipping at your nose, the first p ate you I! head for is your warm home But if your home isn t bundled up well, it just might leave you cold With w inter s chill approaching your house will depend on insulation to keep the heated air in and the cold air out Since most of the heat loss will be through your attic or roof, start there Installing attic insulation is an energy saving task you can easily do yourself The idea of insulation is to create a Darner of resistance During winter it fights oft the coid and in the summer it resists neat When shopping for insulation, consider its Rvalue — its degree of resistance The higher the R value, the better its insult mg power. PEC recommends R 26 for the attic and R 13 for the walls This winter dont let your house be caught without its woolies. Insulate Tr*s" s pad of a senes of rf srmative reports enveloped by PEC to help you save energy ana money P€D€RNAL€S eiecmc coopwalMMnc Load ^tghtmrs it Energy jar mw City Bam*** U**v* CMM *%» !>ViX' ve* Bud* we Martrn Urn Extension achievers ;

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Publication: New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Issue Date: December 10, 1987

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