Sunday, December 13, 1987

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 13, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas 8A Game time New Texas December Conference notable for what not discussed LAS AP The International Conference of Mexico Border Governors was as notable for what the governors didnt say as for what they The who met Friday on the New Mexico State University did not address immigration or drug trafficking in any A short communique issued at the end of the meeting called for gover nors to begin a campaign to rally sup port for maquiladoras Mexican factories in which components are assembled by lowpaid workers in then shipped to the United States for About maquiladoras employ Ing people have been established in the last 20 Most also called twin lie near the Texas Bill Clements started the promaquiladora initiative The maquiladora industry is good for good for the United good for he The ma quiladora program is probably the bestkept industrial secret in the United Rodolfo Felix Valdes of Sonora added that maquiladoras ex pand the economy on both sides of the Twenty years when the ma quiladora industry started in its sister city of James assistant manager of Penn and Frank Witting of New Braunfels Jaycees are ready to play The Game of New The game which was sold Saturday at Penn Foods is available for the game is similar to For more call Witting at Photo by Deryl Clark German radio show has holiday theme By DANAOVERSTREET Staff Writer If the unseasonably warm temperatures of last week did their best to keep you out of the Christmas an area resident this afternoon will do her best to get you into Edda Buchner of Garden along with the folks at KGNBKNBT has brought back the German radio And today and 19 from to 6 her Musikalische Reise thats The Musical Journey to the nonGerman speakers will focus on Christmas in Buchner said she will feature Ger man Christmas and holiday customs in Germany during the next two shows on the AM 1420 on the Things for a child to build memories on and for the grown ups to Buchner This wont be her first theme show during she featured Wurstfest music and when hunting season she played hunting During the she will play the Snowbird Waltz for the folks down here from the eastern United States and on New Years she will play dancing Buchners first show was during Wurstfest and since then she has learned to be her own technician with the help of program director Paul Schamburg and all the other disc jockeys at the With the Buchner blends informal lessons about the German way of life and gives information about events in town and about sights to see in both the German and English All things having to do with the German Buchner The local radio station had taken the German show off the air and had been wanting to eventually return At the same Buchner was thinking that New Braunfels should have a show reflecting its I just heard it on the sidelines that the other show was off the a in and it occured to me that in a town that is that attracts tourists because it is so I thought it would be nice for the tourists in town if they want some of the German am she said It makes the city more interesting What would New Braunfels be without its German heritage Buchner said the show went on the air after a year of negotiating with the station manager Bob but the result has been worth the wait Along with playing traditional waltzes and polkas and music known around the Buchner also plays country and western German pop music and gives air time to local bands such as The Little Dutchmen and Oma and the Oompahs BOOKS Book will open Worlds of Come in and Register for a World Globe to be given away 22nd purchase of or more receive a 1988 calendar of your choice FREE coupon below or any purchase of or more automatically enrolls you in our I I I I Name Krause Book Store 371 Landa Plaza Shopping 6250251 Address RQSEMARIE GREGORY has all the names and places in weekly in the had one Valdes In the last 20 at least five more banks have been established in Ma quiladoras are of mutual interest for all the states that make up the border The governors of all 10 states along that border strip New Baja California Nuevo Leon and Tamaulipas were present at the The meetings only substantial agreement that did not involve ma quiladoras concerned exchange of research between Texas University and the Autonomous University of The schools will work together to devise a way to breed shrimp in fresh water for commercial Clements Clements was alone among the four and six Mexican border governors to publicly express dissatisfaction with the limited scope of the Theres been a lot of discussions of the maquiladora but we have environmental problems and economic problems and drug pro the governor Clements and Arizona Evan Mecham both said they would like drug trafficking to appear on the agenda at a meeting tentatively scheduled for next year in the capital of the Mexican border state of But Clements said he did not have high hopes that drugs would appear on the agenda because the Mexican government considers drugs to be on ly a not a state or pro New Mexico Garrey Car ruthers said the governors would try to meet next even though both countries are holding presidential elections in The governors compiled a preliminary list of subjects to be discussed at the Salttllo meeting Chief among them were economic international trade and environmental The Mexican governors made it clear that job creation and economic development will remain the coun trys top priority for the forseeable During testimony by Alex director general of the Foreign Commerce Service in the Commerce several Mexican gover nors expressed concern that a reces sion in the United States could have disastrous results on the maquiladoradependent They said they wefe even more worried about protectionism in light of comments from union leaders and some members of Congress that ma quiladoras rob citizens of Jorge Trevino Martinez of Nuevo Leon asked Good to lobby Con gress on the benefits of ma I know in Texas they dont worry about losing jobs to he Tell them In Congress that there Is nothing to be afraid corporations are not the only ones to set up twin plants In Japan has built mostly In Baja California Critics have charged that the Japanese set up the plants just to make their trade surplus with the United States look because Japanese com ponents assembled In Mexico and sold In the United States are counted as Mexican Based upon the information I have at this 1 certainly would not be concerned about that California George Deukmejian FRITZ MEAT MARKET Old Fashion PARTY TRAYS Starting at and Order your Party Tray Now for Christmas Market madedry sausage for Christmas Gifts BarBQ every Beans Potato Salad 6256519 Jtterrg Christmas Handcrafted from soft leather in many sizes and All SAS handbags feature detachable leather key Gailv WonderiuI gifts or all the lidio on your frwi a widt variety of aUri U mil and match with SAS Shoes n HcraldZtitung Ask about 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