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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 2, 1991, New Braunfels, Texas BEST AVAILABLE COPY Easy stews warm up the crowds A hearty stew or soup simmering on ihc stuvc is justlhc tiling to lake away the chill of a nippy winters Often a its an easy way to satisfy u crowd while wanning them up from their fingers to their SeePageS Classic MiaMi sets records in lopsided bowl lit their 463 rout of the Texas ihc Miami Hurricanes set Cotton Bowl records for touch down total margin of penalties and penalty Because wins by Colorado and Georgia the Canes will not win the national See Page 10 Study Bids for 88s bailout unfair WASHINGTON AP Federal savings and loan regulators likely hurt taxpayers by reducing compieij lion among private investors during the 1988 bailout of failed a study See Page 12 New Braunfels Wednesday 35 707 Landa New Texas 78130 USPS 377 leituno 377880 5126259144 1991 25 Cents One 14 Pages New county officials take oath s Cool and wet conditions today should result in a high of about 58 yielding lo an over night low of Winds at 1015 mph will shift from the southeast lo the ushering in a mild cold rainy conditions with temperatures rang ing from highs in the 50s to lows in the are due for the next sevcral Inside 1214 6 3 DEAR 5 ENTERTAINMENT 5 KALEIDOSCOPE 89 HOROSCOPE 6 OPINIONS 4 101 1 TV LISTINGS 6 2 First Protestant Church is spon soring a Blood Drive on The South Texas Regional Blood Bank will be accepting donors from until in the bloodrriobile parked in front of the church at the toner of Seguin and Coll Appointments may be made by calling Charlene Nolle at On from 1 to 4 the Coriiat conjunction with the New Brauri fcls Childrens Museum will pre sent A Look at AKC Purebred The public is inivted to the museum to enjoy informational books and discussions with exhibiting This is a handson learning experience that both adults and children will The museum is in the parking lot of Courtyard shopping center on Interstate For more call Slyvia Fernandez of San Antonio will be the featured speaker Thursday at 7 at New Braunfels High School in a program titled Changes and The program will give parents and students an opportunity to prepare for a smooth transition from school to high school or from high school to Parents and students are invited to learn how overcome the frustration and lastminute panic lhat results from lack of proper planning for the Fernandez is an educational consultant with than 30 years experience in admissions counseling and transi tional She is currently the publisher and editor of a monthly college planning guide that helps parents link with resources in colleges and their The in the NBHS is free and open to the Parents with students from eighth grade through high school ore The deadline for nominations for MidTexas Symphony Debutan tes New Braunfels chapter of the guild has been changed to Girls nominated for the season must be juniors in high school this For more information about the call Susan Bell at 6251102 or Melanie Beath at Western at its Best with Jay Eric the Comal County Junior Livestock Show folks are hosting a dance 19 to benefit the Junior Livestock Show in Jay Eric will provide the dancin music at Wurstlialle from 9 to 1 that Poors will open at 8 and tickets are available now for at High Breton Comal Franks Western Bulverde Lumber and New Braunfels Fee and from any All proceeds ftym thai dance will ben efit the annual livestock Ceremony installs 11 By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor The first day of the new year marked the ushering in of new county officials at the Comal County Court house early Tuesday Taking the oath of office from 207th District Judge Robert Pfeuf fer were County CourtatLaw Judge Fred County Judge Carter County Commissioner Neil County Commissioner Morris Moe County Clerk Rosic Justices of the Precinct 1 Harold Precinct 3 Fred Precinct 4 Howard Curly District Clerk Margaret Constable Pre cinct 4 George Smith and County Treasurer Bart Bartholomew Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Doc Blanchard was unable to take the oath of office because of medical Judge who for the fourth time administered the oath to county gave some advice to the newly elected Youre going to find your experi ence to be Youre going to itrito befrustrating but if youll hang in work hard and always iceep in mind that you have the publics trust youll perse youll do a good job and youll have some fun doing it and thats the main Pfeuffer Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace Howard Curly and Precinct See Page 2 4 County Commissioner Morris Moe sign the Oath of Office after being sworn in by District Judge Robert Pfeuffe Photo by Stephanie Ferguson Plans for First Federal on hold By STEPHANIE FERGUSON News Editor The final disposition of First Feder al Savings and Loan Association FSA is on hold until the Resolution Trust Corporation receives more funding from the says an RTC At the we have not given out our list for the first quarter of 1991 of what we are going to be said Theresa Were kind of at a standstill uritil Congress gives us more First Federal Savings and Loan was declared insolvent by the RTC May 25 because itwas operating in aii unsafe and unsound condition and suffered losses that depleted all of its said officials of the Office of Thrift Macusac the RTC is expected to receive funding from the federal viii January or Then well determine which ones well be marketing and then The Resolution Trust Corporation was formed by the government to manage and resolve failed savings associations and recover funds through the management and ultimate sale of the institutions Were going to be closing down 18 more thrifts nationwide in those Macusac After that we dont have any more money to do the resolution We will still be running and selling stuff and doing the other end of She said there are three ways an institution canbe One is a purchase and assumption agreement where they purchase all of the deposits and theres an insur ance deposit transfer where only the See Page 2 Talks continue in 5monthold gulf crisis By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Exactly five months after Iraq seized Kuwait and two weeks away from possible diplomatic efforts toward ending the crisis are afoot but embassy staffs in Baghdad are being trimmed down in case mediation Also a task force of 13 including Marines and landing began heading for the Persian Gulf from the where they stopped over en route from their base in San The troops are among the President wants assembled in the gulf Region by the UNsanctioned deadline for Presi dent Saddam Hussein to pull his for ces from the Kuwait or face the possi blity of Many Western embassies in Bagh dad were iiot taking any chances on an Iraqi Diplomatic sources in the Iraqi capital said Tuesday that the United States and many other Western countries would pull out all but a handful of envoys in the next few Five British diplomats and their dependents left on British Ambassador Harold Walker In another sign of Iraqs determina tion to hold on to Baghdad media on Tuesday showed Saddam cooking dinner with his troops and praying for It said the gather Scout gift Boy Scout Troop sponsored by the First Protestant recently received for Scout Hut renovation from BPOE Elk Lodge From left are Tim Andy Elks trustee Gentry Gar Scoutmaster Nathan Elks ruler Elliott Bryan Robert Blankenbeker and Dillon ings took place in Egypts Middle East News Agency quoted Libyan leader Moammar Gad hafi as saying the foreign ministers of Syria and Libya would meet in Cairo today to prepare for an Arab summit on the Persian He said the summit would focus on the situation in the gulf and efforts to avoid a further He See Page 2 Grass fire blamed on illegal fireworks The illegal use of fireworks is being blamed on a grass fire started Tuesday afternoon in the 400 block of North Guenther The ignition factor is said Robert of the New Braunfels Fire The fire occurred close lo 5 in an area of the Dry Comal Creek off of North The use of fireworks ignited brush and leaves in the dry creek The fire was close to a resi dential According lo ihe New Braunfels Code of Ordinances it is unlawful to offer for expose for sell at retail or use or explode within the city and within feet of the city New Year activities unusual By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Human polar bears dove into fri gid hundreds exchanged wedding vows in Las Vegas and a California woman gave birth on the Rose Parade route as tradition al and offbeat New Years Day celebrations marked the advent of In outlandish cos tumes werethe norm as people dressed up like pigs or the opposite sex to take part in the annual Mummers Perhaps the days most unusual event occurred in where 20yearold Ada Reyes gave birth while watching the 102nd Rose Parade with approximately 1 million other Spectators contacted police who called for paramadics when Reyes went into but police Jerry Schultze said things hap pened too The kid started to come he They saw it was too Guadalupe Velasquez Reyes arrived at the parade weighing 6 12 After the mother and daughter were taken to a The first baby born on soil in 1991 was Kimberly Manna who arrived at at Guam Memorial Hospital in the territory of a South Pacific island on the other side of the international At the 91st Mummers mimes and female impersonators danced to Dem Golden Slippers and other liuies as they strolled through People really seemed to be enjoying said Mike of who dressed as a flower for the Purul comic clubs floral fantasy The Murray Comics club cap See Pafle 2
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