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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 10, 1994, New Braunfels, Texas Tuesday May HeraldZeitunQ 3 Mariachi band reschedules concert on Plaza Media award HeraldZeltung photo by JOHN HUSETH New Braunfels Retired Teachers Association recently presented the New Braunfels HeraldZeltung with Its School Bell Award for Outstanding Media Coverage of Education News Shown presenting the to Managing Editor Mark Lyon are NerNell Martinez and Mary Ann Anderson The final concert of the Plaza Nites music series cancelled last month due to rain has been reset for Thursday May 19 on the Plaza Rosie y Loskl Muchachos is the featured musical group and the pop ular Mariachi band promises any audi ance a lively evening full of fun The free community concert begins at 7 Rosie y Los Muchachos have been entertaining New Braunfels and the surrounding area for many years They are reknowned for their fine showmanship and beautiful renditions of traditional Mariachi music Concertgoers are encouraged to bring lawn chairs The free concert is produced by the Main Street Project For Mor information call the Main Street Project at 6082100 Texas Briefs Lead Investigator In Yogurt Shop Slaylngs Transferred AUSTIN officer who has headed up a special task force formed after four teenage girls were slain at an Austin yogurt shop will soon be transferred to another assignment a police official says Austin police Deputy Chief Bruce Mills said Mon day that Sgt John Jones upcoming transfer wont affect the case Pam Ayers the mother of victim Amy Ayers was not pleased about the transfer We want him to said Mrs Ayers Were worried about continuity This is a complex case It just cant be handed Jones has led the task force since January 1992 a month after 13yearold Amy Ayers Eliza Thomas 17 Jennifer Harbison 17 and Sarah Harbison 15 were found dead in the I Cant Believe Its Yogurt shop Each of the girls had been shot in the head and severely burned Lawsuit Billy Bobs Security Workers Beat Up Seven People FORT WORTH Texas AP Seven people have filed a lawsuit against the popular nightclub Bil ly Bobs Texas claiming all of them were assaulted by club security and that one man was handcuffed and beaten so badly that he needed emergency surgery The lawsuit filed by four men and three women Monday came as a surprise to Pam Minick spokes woman for the Fort Worth establishment Theres two sides to every she told the Fort Worth StarTelegram Something had to be pro voked because Billy Bobs security workers dont go looking for fights especially when theres women Lawyer Mark Carroll of Dallas who represents the seven plaintiffs said the group of Dallas and Wichi ta County residents went to Billy Bobs on Nov 27 1992 to see a concert by country group Sawyer Brown The suit claims that the group was leaving the club when they were accosted by security workers who accused plaintiff Gaylen Cobb of throwing liquid on an Postmaster Shot In Deweyville DEWEYVILLE Texas postmaster of a small Newton County town is recovering from three gunshot wounds he received when a 61yearold man tried to rob him officials say Jeff Hale 42 was in stable condition late Monday night following surgery at Baptist HospitalOrange Hale was shot three times Monday morning at the post office in Deweyville population A wouldbe robber entered the post office muttered something about wanting to be executed then fired what appeared to be a 38caliber pistol said Newton County Sheriff Wayne Powell The man shot the postmaster twice in the arm and once in the lower part of the chest Powell said A postal clerk who was the only other person in the post office during the shooting fled to a day care center behind the post office and called the sheriffs office Obituaries Guy Thompson Guy Thompson Sr of Rt 2 Seguin died Sunday May 8 1994 in New Braunfels at the age of 62 During his life he worked as a cowboy and ranch hand carpenter air craft maintenance at Kelly Air Force Base was self employed as a residential contractor real estate and rancher He is survived by his wife Vera Lee Thompson of Seguin daughter and soninlaw Judy Lynn and Steven Ray Krause sons and daughtersinlaw Guy Dwain Thompson Jr and wife Martha Ann Darrell Ray Thompson and wife Lynn Marie grandchildren Michelle Lee and Chad Matthew Krause Jenna Lynn Jared Allen Trey Neal and Jacob Wilder Thompson brother William H Thompson sis ters Evelyn Hunsberger and Paulette Carley and numerous nieces and nephews He was preceded in death by father Thornton B Thompson mother Betty Thompson and brother Roy D Thompson Services are scheduled for Wednes day May 11 1994 10 at the Goetz Memorial Chapel the Rev Don Duncan and Rev Ronnie Allen offici ating Interment to follow at the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Vis itation will be Tuesday from 8 to Active pallbearers are Norman Allen Gary Smoot Paul Teel Billy Thompson Alan Moore Corey Hugh es John Hunsberger and Larry Allen Goetz Funeral Home Henriette Weiss Henriette Weiss of New Braunfels died Saturday May at the age of 91 years 10 months and 20 days Mrs Weiss was bom June in New Braunfels to Carl Jahn and Emma Holtz Jahn She was the retired owner of a photography studio She was a member of the Cross United Church of Christ in Seguin having sung in the choir for some 20 years during the time her husband Willy Max Weiss was choir director She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and many friends She was preceded in death by her husband Willy Max Weiss sisters Anna Biese le Nellie Platz Georgine Babel and Johanna Mergele and brothers Rudy Paul and Ben Jahn Graveside services will be held Tues day May at Comal Cemetery the Rev Ernest Dean of Seguin Texas presiding There will be no visitation at the funeral home Memorial contribu tions may be made to the Cross United Church of Christ in Seguin or to the charity of ones choice Docppenschmidt Funeral Home Birl Lenzy Meneley Jr Birl Lenzy Meneley Jr of New Braunfels died Saturday May at his residence at the age of 61 years 6 months and 6 days Mr Meneley was bom Oct in Flatonia Texas to Birl L Meneley and Maude Bullard Meneley He mar ried Helen Ida Lenz on Nov in New Braunfels He worked as an overhauler for Mission Valley Mills for 44 years He is survived by his wife Helen Ida Meneley of New Braunfels moth er Maude Meneley of New Braunfels daughter Dorothy A Gerdes and hus band Jon of Marion sons Gary R Meneley and wife Linda of New Braunfels and Donald L Meneley of New Braunfels sister Joy Timmer man and husband Roy of New Braun fels brothers Jeff Meneley of New Braunfels Morris Meneley and wife Frances of New Braunfels brotherin law Etoy Wilkinson of Oklahoma five grandchildren Jessica Meneley Ethan and Zachary Gerdes and Amber and Chase Meneley seven nieces and ten nephews He was preceded in death by sister Dollie Wilkerson Services were Monday May at 1 at Zoeller Funeral Home Burial followed at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Pastor Ricky Hanks presiding Pallbearers were Billy Wilkinson MarkTirrunermann Elgin Schmidt Ronnie Wilkinson Herman Hanks and Michael Wilkinson Memorials can be made to Hospice New Braunfels Gaston Brady Arrangements arc pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Gaston Brady of New Braunfels who died at his home Monday at the age of 72 Bobby Lee Becka Arrangements are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Bobby Lee Becka of Pleasonton who died Sundayin Plea sonton at the age of 48 Mary Elizabeth Faust Mary Elizabeth Faust of New Braun fels died Monday May 9 at McKenna Memorial Hospital at the age of 88 She was born Jan 14 1906 in Smithville Texas to George and Edna Mae Behrens Her husband Hanno Faust preceded her in death A home maker she lived in New Braunfels for 80 years and was a member of the First United Methodist Church in New Braunfels Surviving are one nephew Robert Gerald Delaney Jr and his wife Jane of Lafayette and many wonderful friends Graveside services at the Comal Cemetery will be Wednesday May 11 1994 at 3 with the Rev Fred Martin of New Braunfels officiating There will be no visitation at the funer al home Memorial contributions may be made to HospiceNew Braunfels Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home I GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE WALNUT 6 6296400 IH 35 and Walnut Ave ALL SHOWS BEFORE PM Times good thru L L SOJINDlOfiliSl UAMNKSON BENKINGSLEY EJ SATSUN WEEKDAYS NO ESCAPE RAY LIOTTA S1 SATSUN WEEKDAYS AllNew Adventure KICKBACK 53 SATSON WEEKDAYS BAD GIRLS MADELEINE STOWE MARY STEWART MASTERSON W SATSUN 120320520720 920 WEEKDAYS 520720920 SATSUN 1 00 WEEKDAYS CHEVY PALANCE 730930 WOOD FLOOR SANDER FOR RENT 1 N T B R 1 O 943 N Walnut 625 3477 Great Airfare To Germany Anytime After May 1st vary few restrictions BRAUNTEX 6254411 290 W San Antonio ALL SHOWS ajioa btreei Times good thru r SATSUN Father the WEEKDAYS vHero PC SAT SUN 8 SECONDS 405 LUKE PERRY S3 ROOFING REPAIRS FREE ESTIMATES ALL WORK GUARANTEED All work done in a professional manner References Available 5234 Old Hwy 81 New Braunfels 2106063419 1 8006790944 Texas Insurance 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rises Moon today Music Study Club sets years final meeting The New Braunfels Music Study Club TFMC NFMC will hold its final meeting of the year Thursday May 12 at the Seele Parish House The program will include perfom rances by the 1993 and 1994 scholar ship winners and folk dancing bythe New Braunfels Folkdancers Spjecial guests will be three Rotary exchange students who will give short talks about the customs and folk music of their native countries s s Vf Happy Mothers Day BETH You make everyday special Love Barbara George Rene xoxoxo 8 TODAYS CROSSWORD PUZZLE ACROSS 1 Land measure 5 Engrave 9 Contract 14 Favor 15 Donkeys song 16 Soothed 17 Gists 18 Medieval entertainer 19 Soot 20 Heroic tales 22 Fine china 24 Fame 26 Temporary gifts 27 Negative votes 29 Craze 30 Society gal 33 Prudence 37 Written reminder 38 Devoured 39 Tycoon Onassis 40 Wellbuilt 41 Ripened 42 Limestone formation in cave 44 Prune 45 de cologne 46 Ruler of Persia 47 Change 49 Sports complexes 53 Christmas plant 57 Explore 58 Hold forth 59 Lawn 61 Tennis great Lendl 62 bear 63 Sicilian volcano 64 Butterfly catchers 65 Admission 66 Observed 67 High spirits DOWN 1 Daisy Maes friend 2 Twoseater car Bird Settled comfortably Wane Snare Yuletide song 8 Fast boats 9 Old story 10 Some noblemen 11 Indias continent 12 18wheeler 13 Paradise PREVIOUS PUZZLE SOLVED 51094 1994 United Feature Syndicate 3 4 5 6 7 21 Bound by oath 23 Rollerball star 25 Born 28 Oscars 30 Pastrami seller 31 Put out heat 32 Be an omen of 33 Contract 34 Shake spearean villain 35 on the gas hurry 36 Gershwin brother 37 Nurturing 40 Cliff 42 Glut 43 Triumphant cry 45 Queen mystery writer 47 Rose oil 48 Highway 50 Kind of fiction 51 Diminish 52 Horse 53 Sulk 54 Branding 55 Worth ones 56 Sea eagle 60 Blower Call for Answers T 19004543WSaxL STUMPED
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