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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 28, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas Tuesday Dec HefaldZettung V 3 New law simplifies vehicle inspections for commercial operators Jingle Bell funds Karen Schneider president of Family Outreach of Comal County receives a donation from Sherl Bruce of Daisies Wont Tell and Danna Rice of the Downtown Association The moeny was raised by the Jingle Bell Run a downtown Christmas event The city wants your Christmas tree A new law that goes into effect Jan 1 1994 will eliminate the need for commercial vehicle operators to have their commercial vehicles undergo dual inspections The new inspection program to be overseen by the Texas Dept of Public Safety will combine the Dept of Transportation inspection with the State of Texas safe ty inspection Beginning January 1 inspections obtained at other than an official com mercial Texas State Inspection Sta tion will not be accepted Commercial motor vehicle means any selfpropelled or towed vehicle except a farm vehicle with a gross weight registered weight or gross weight rating of less than pounds used on a public highway to transport passengers or property when the vehicle or combination of vehicle has a gross weight registered or gross weight rating in excess of pounds or the vehicle is designed to transport more than 15 people includ ing the driver or the vehicle is used to transport an amount of hazardous materials requiring placarding under the federal Hazardous Materials Trans portation Act check HeraldZeltung photo by Karla Wenzol The Knights of Columbus Council 4183 New Braunfels recently presented a check to the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School Pictured are knight Msgr Blly Miller the school principal and Bert L West trea surer The City of New Braunfels and New Braunfels Utilities will be sponsoring the seventh annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program in Landa Park beginning Dec 26 The program saves valuable landfill space and provides free watersaving mulch for residents and for city paries and open spaces An area in the swimming pool park ing lot will be designated as the site to receive the trees About trees were coverted to mulch last Christmas Approximately Christmas trees have been mulched during the last six years of the program Please remove nails and other met al fasteners from the trees trunk to protect employees and the chippers used to convert the trees into mulch Looking Back By Rosemarla LeIssnerGregory Special to the HeraldZeftung 125 years ago 1868 Translator Carl and Ethel Saur August Hort enstein announces there will be a dance at the Saengerhalle on both the sec ond day of Christmas 1868 and on New Years Day 1869 The slaghterhouse and meat pick ling business of C Bender is well on the way to a success having butchered 300 oxen up to now and guests attended the annual Rotary Club Christmas Party held at the Hotel Faust last Wednesday night As a means of making visiting Ser vice Men feel at home here in New Braunfels reservations are now being taken by the ladies of the American Legion Auxiliary for feeding these men the Sunday following Christmas If you invite two or more soldiers to share this meal with you please notify Mrs Jack Kaufman at the Center for Service Men TODAYS CROSSWORD PUZZLE 100 years ago 1893 Translator ACROSS Lottie Millers A rich and informa tive performance will be presented at the Childrens Christmas program on the second Christmas Day Dec 26 at the German Protestant Church Hear Sweet Music in German sung by the children as their voices reach from Earth to Heaven One hundred eightythree dozen or chairs have arrived at the furni ture business of J Jahn These chairs will all be sold at very low prices We saw an unusually large raccoon 26 pounds at Simons Salooa The ani mal with a beautiful fiir wis caught in the night of Monday to Tuesday by dogs on a hunting trip at the TenMile Hill near Hunter In reply to questions asked Mrs Matzdorf wishes to herewith say that she was divorced on Nov 30 and that the court declared her owner of Mate dorfHall 75 years ago 1918 Arlen Krueger Scales George H Rheinlander son of John Rheinlander formerly of Comal Coun ty since a number of years employed with the printers force of the Dallas News came down last weekend to vis it relatives and friends The Womens Committee of the Council of Defense has planned to arrange an entertainment for tte home coming of our boys in the near future Particulars will be announced later Food shortage still exists in this country and the world over and every vacant city lot should be cultivated now in time to secure a home crop of vegetables next spring The Herald appreciates the patronage and kind favors extended it during the year now about to close and wishes all its patrons subscribers and friends a Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year 50 years ago Betty Pfeuffer Tri esch Announcement was made Wednesday by Odiorne of the Cafe that he had purchased the Ivory Green Cafe and Red and White Grocery Store Odiorne also stated he had taken a long term lease on the Mergele building and that the Red White store would be moved into that building in the near future About 80 Rotarians Rotary Anns 1 Looker 6 Stop eating 10 Beyond 14 Breathing 15 Actress Magnani 16 Roman emperor 17 Gin and 18 Plant part 19 Pack away 20 Help 22 Marginal jotting 24 Neckwear 26 Notices 27 Replaced contents of 31 Danger color 32 Farewell 33 Buddhist shrines 35 Darn perhaps 38 Native of Helsinki 39 Got up 40 Strong wind 41 Actor Danson 42 Game result 43 On edge 44 Indian weight 45 Left high and dry 47 Delude 51 Benefit 52 Legal prohibition 54 Read 58 Cole 59 Fall softly 61 Lucia 62 Withered 63 Wicked 64 Say 65 Belgian river 66 Refuse 67 Peasants DOWN 1 Hoods guns 2 Family name in baseball 3 Metal 4 Removal of a tenant 5 Flinches 6 Distant 7 Shortly 8 Hair ribbon 9 Ragged 10 Stationed 11 House top 12 Fire 13 Some communities 21 Electric unit 23 Tropical fruit 25 Scuffle 27 Floating device 28 Singer Adams 29 Discovery 30 Entrances 34 Some writers 35 Dune substance 36 Otherwise 37 Unwanted plant PREVIOUS PUZZLE SOLVED 122893 1993 United Feature Syndicate 39 Discarded 40 Make 42 Ooze 43 Assumes 44 Not so fast 46 Prison sen tence slang 47 Untidy 48 British 49 Goggle 50 Into probe 53 Choice cut of meat 55 Do 56 Machine gun 57 Hearing organs 60 Layer The Parks Department uses the mulch to promote water conservation practices in caring for the many trees and landscape plants within the com munitys parks The mulch is also available free to those home owners that wish to use it in their landscapes to promote water conservation Holidays from the staff of the JfemtdZeitung AFTERCHRISTMAS CLEARANCE 50 to 50 OFF Selected items throughout the store Shop now for big bargains on Christmas collectables and decorations youll use for years to come Come experience this world of timeless traditions in historic downtown New Braunfels new Store Hours Open Won Sat Till Thurs Fri Closed Sunday Tts tfee Season YEAR ROUND CHRISTMAS VILLAGE 265 W San Antonio St new Braunfels 210 6299711 IK O Answers TouohVoneor Rotary Phones O I vJIVIr I 19004543535 ext code per mimj Christmas New Years Advertising Deadlines Christmas Deadlines RETAIL CLASSIFIED DISPLAY Publication Wednesday Dec 22 Thursday Dec 23 Friday Dec 24 Sunday Dec 26 Tuesday Dec 28 Wednesday Dec 29 CLASSIFIED LINE ADS Friday Dec 24 Sunday Dec 26 Tuesday Dec 28 New Years Deadlines Deadline Monday Dec 20 Tuesday Dec 21 Wednesday Dec 22 Wednesday Dec 22 Thursday Dec 23 Friday Dec 24 Wednesday Dec 22 Thursday Dec 23 Thursday Dec 23 RETAIL CLASSIFIED DISPLAY publication Thursday Dec 30 Friday Dec 31 Sunday Jan 2 Tuesday Jan 4 CLASSIFIED LINE ADS Friday Dec 31 Sunday Jan 2 Tuesday Jan 4 Deadline Tuesday Dec 28 Wednesday Dec 29 Wednesday Dec 29 Thursday Dec 30 Wednesday Dec 29 Thursday Dec Thursday Dec 30 HeraldZeitung Closed Monday Dec 27 Monday Jan Happy Holidays from the Herald Zeitung Staff
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