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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 26, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas WEDNESDAY 50 CENTS New Braunfels Herald MO 16 69 8 0 W E 8 T MI c R o BU B IB H1 M G 2627 E YAM DR 16 Pages in one section May Serving Comal County Home of Wayne Russell TX 79903 I 134 Inside WATER STAMMTISCH Best Wishes The New Braunfels Her aldZeitung sends birthday wishes to Neva Andrea Marie Lisa Faria and Leslie Memorial Day service set Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 7110 will observe Memorial Day with a flag raising ceremony at the post 600 Peace Avenue at 8 The particularly are invited to attend the Monday ceremo Coffee and donuts will be served following the ceremo Swimming lessons The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is signing children and adults up for summer swim ming lessons at Landa Classes are American Red Gross Classes are limited in Each session is per Call 6082160 for registra tion Ice Cream social slated June 9 The Canyon Lake Repub lican Womens Club will present The Olden a delightful comedy to be enjoyed with homemade cake and ice The event will be held at the Canyon Lake Action June 9 at 8 A donation will be asked of those who Krueger fundraiser The Comal County Democ rats will be sponsoring a ral ly and fundraiser for Senator Bob Krueger on June 1 from 5 to 8 at Comal State Representatives will be on hand to field questions on state For more con tact Corbie at 6256263 or Gloria at Benefit dance set for Monday The New Braunfels Police and Parks Departments are sponsoring a summer recre ation program kickoff dance and The event will be held May 31 at 7 at the New Braunfels Civic The New Braunfels Herald Zeitung invites its readers to submit items to According to the Sophienburg Archives and members of the German Stammtisch represents a sit ting place reserved for members of the community to share the days We invite you to share with A SAFE CELEBRATION HeraldZeitung hhoto by John Huseth Lena Marsha Linda Snider and Paula Project Graduation coordinators and Melissa Stone and MeEanle seniors at Smlthson Valley High are presented with a check from Lubys Cafeterias by employees Janle Margie Isaac and Sylvia Robledo for Project Project Graduation offers high school grads alcoholfree commencement celebration By ROSE MARIE EASH HeraldZeitung Project deemed an alternative to an alcoholrelated postgraduation was started here seven years ago according to Leslie New Braunfels Independent School District Public Information The idea was to provide a safe place for grad uating seniors to celebrate and be with their classmates one last time she Parents and students do fundraising for a alcoholfree said Theres games and Marsha Orr coordinated the 1993 New Braun fels High School Project This year were having the spider man the velcro a disc jockey with a and lots of great said Weve got two television two voiceacti vated a two cameras and cash The NBHS party will start at at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Friday Smithson Valley High School will have their Project Graduation Party at Rio Cibolo Ranch on Thursday night and Canyon High School will have theirs on Friday night also at the Rao Cibo lo According to Lena Davis who coordinated the Canyon High School Project prizes at that party will also include refrigerators and gift certificates from local If you want to contact me it costs a dollar and we give it back at the it just works as an said The bus leaves Canyon High School at 11 Its and a party youll remember and you have an opportunity to win prizes and Smithson Valley High School Melanie Swan and Melissa recommend Project Graduation to all their 1993 Its the last time theyll get to spend with their said I mean everyones together and its Last year there was games and casinos and everyone was winning Ive never but I think it will be a lot of fun because it will be the last time well be Swan Before we all go off into the real Project Graduation was sponsored by various local merchants and area businesses who made cash donations donated merchandise for Lubys Cafeteria donated a percentage of checks which were accompanied by specially printed Project Graduation The cards were distributed by the the chamber of commerce and the senior citizens center over the last three It was a combined community said Linda manager at the 135 East location in New Its something that Lubys has been doing in other communities and we thought wed try it Fred Wagenfuehr museum opens to the public Saturday By ROSE MARIE EASH HeraldZeitung The Fred Wagenfuehr Bar ber Shop museum will open in New Braunfels on Saturday at 2 according to Bar ney Itll be the first public opening actually we were open during but this will be the opening for the said Can Both the house and the bar ber shop will be It is an addition to the Lindheimer Conservation Plaza and the school across the street all Conservation The house and barber shop are located at 505 and 521 West San Antonio The house was built in Canion Canion said Wagenfuehr was a third generation citizen of New ancestors arrived here from Germany in He was a barber as his father had been before him and as were many of his When I started barbering we had five barbers in New Braun all by the name of Wagen said Wagenfuehr in a tape he made in There was Buddy Walter his broth Uncle Dad and Wagenfuehr had many hobbies and was a dedicated The barber shop museum is full of his craft work and his He was also a painter and a As a tribute to his mother he carved the Tranci Wagge Cir a colorful example of folk art that was displayed at the Institute of Texan Cultures for three months and received nation al press coverage Canion point ed The carved wooden circus is on display in the barber His collections included old tin and even string a ball of it spanning about three feet in diameter sets in a corner of the barber Wagenfuehr also worked with polished stones through jewelry and pictures using different kinds and colors of Often he would paint or decoupage a scene and then repro duce it in a wood carving and a stone Samples of these are included in the collection at the barber shop According to Wagen fuehr decorated the window of his shop according to the seasons and the New Braunfels Conservation Society plans to continue that tra The Wagenfuehr Barber Shop and home will be open to Gridlock grips city council By ROSE MARIE EASH HeraldZeitung James Goodbread plans to con tinue to take his seat at city coun cil meetings until the issue of his status as a member of the council is He said yesterday that he hopes those councilmembers who walked out of Monday nights meeting will be there I hope they will assume the responsibility they were elected to said We four didnt walk Walking out doesnt solve According to the city attorney has told him that he could serve on the council as a holdover member until the injunc tion prohibiting him from taking his seat for a fourth term is Goodbread insists that the law suit dirputing his right to be seat ed has been filed by handful of people and does not represent the Mayor ProTern Ambrosio Butch one of those who left the council meeting Monday said his concern is for the legality of anything done by the council in the I dont have anything against said Im still waiting for some legal advice my concerns are the same as I stated last Benitez has publicly aired con cern toward any business con ducted by the council with Good bread Jan who also walked out of the echoed the concerns of Benitez and said she was not aligning herself with any It bothered me a lot that we may not be Kennady At the point that I left it was to I knew as I walked out that it would appear that I was aligning myself with one side I was Kennady expressed her shock at Monday nights city council Early voting total at Approximately vot ers have taken advantage of early voting for the June 5 special election so far in Comal according to officials at the Comal County Clerks office Early voting will continue through Friday 8 to at the county court The last day for early voting will be June Early voting opportunities will be available today in Bul verde at the community cen ter from 2 to 7 and Thursday at Canyon Lake Action Center from 2 to Early voters can vote at any early voting meeting saying it was simply overwhelming the hostility and the She said she would decide what she will do at the next meeting in the but added that she hoped that between now and then that the judge would make a final ruling on the Dan Bremer who was the first to walk out of the council meeting on Monday agreed that the business of the city was thecen tral My primary concern was the business of the city and the legal said Tm concerned about the ramifications of some one taking legal action against the city if a vote doesnt go his way based on Goodbreads Bremer said he hoped the mat ter would be resolved My real hope is that he would step down as he had originally said What ever the court decides I have no problem with my main con cern is for the Barney Canlon HeraldZeitung photo by John Huseth the public from 2 to 5 ber shop and his home to the New every afternoon except Wednes Braunfels Conservation Society day beginning upon his death last accord Wagenfuehr donated the bar ing to For news or subscription call 6259144
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