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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - September 30, 1994, New Braunfels, Texas Friday Sept HeraldZeitung 5 A Looking Back Comal County Historical Commission Sophtenburg Mussum and Archives Rosemarls Ulssnsr Gregory 125 years ago 1869 Translators Carl Ethel Saur Many suffered losses from the tor nado that hit September 12 G Pfeuf fer C Floege Groos L Kessler W Wetzel W Tips and Ferry man were elected at a citizens meeting to get signatures of contributors to assist families who suffered losses R Bechem was elected to be cashier for the funds from the Langkopf J Goldenbagen W Clemens J Roeper and A Zinram have been elected to serve on the appraisal committee Geo Weber was elected president of the public meeting held in regard to damages done to families by the tor nado of September 12 Hermann Seele was elected secretary 100 years ago 1894 Translator Lottie Nebcrgall Miller A grandstand is being built next to the race track at Landa Park We have learned that the San Anto nio Jockey Club is planning to send a wagonload of thoroughbred race hors es to participate in the races scheduled here for Sunday provided no unfore seen obstacles arise between now and then The program for Comal County Fair at Landa Park on Sept 30 includes glass ball shooting baseball horse and twowheel gig racing from one to five oclock Hermann Secle will make a speech in the pavilion A vocal and instrumental concert is set for six oclock to be followed by dancing Music for the concert and dance will be furnished by an orchestra directed by Prof Ed Gruene Admission to the Fair is 25 cents for adults and 15 cents for children ten to 15 years of age The enrollment at the New Braunfels Public School has increased by sev en making a total of 231 children Schumanns Yucca Jelly Soap is an excellent soap for shampooing the hair and removing dandruff For children it is better than any other soap It also heals chapped hands and softens them Neither hard nor cold water keeps it from foaming Price 25 cents While Mr Hoffmann was up North he took the opportunity to purchase a large assortment of suitable trimmings for dresses 75 years ago 1919 Translator John Heberling By Tuesday morning 495 dead or missing persons were reported as a result of the hurricane at the coast Red Cross and others are doing their best to help In San Antonio Mr Hopwood fell off of a tree while cutting branch es He was injured and died The two children of Mr and Mrs E Ludwig have come to stay with their grandparents Mrs Ludwig is still in hospital recovering from the injuries to her leg while in the water Their home was destroyed about 5 pm on Sunday afternoon when the waves and other debris hit their home They clung to wooden pieces while the hurricane pushed them across Nueces Bay The next morning about two oclock they landed at White Point fully exhausted It was fortunate that the family stayed More Local News Than Any Other Source The Friday Sept 9 HeraldZeitung was 16 pages long a lot smaller than the area metropolitan dailies But the HeraldZeitung contained 71 local stories 411 names of local people and 28 local residents had their photo in the paper that one day How many days would you have to read another newspaper to get that much news about Comal County together throughout the ordeal The lower bridge over the Cibolo Old Post Road near Selma destroyed on Monday by the high water 50 years ago Betty Pfeuffer Triesch Everything is ready for the livestock show and the rodeo to be held Saturday and Sunday Walter Zipp Comal County Fair Association president Ehleres superin tendent of the livestock show stated that approximately 180 head of live stock would be shown from five or six of the surrounding terracing demonstration will be shown both Saturday and Sunday afternoons at rodeo performance with Regin Calhoun as rodeo director will begin promptly at both Saturday and Sunday at 5 Saturday at High School there will be a cowboy and cowgirl parade through downtown Leading the parade will be the New Braunfels High School Band under the direction of Victor Kase Paul Jahn is the parade marshal Mrs M A Cook was elected pres ident of the New Braunfels Garden Club at its September meeting held at the Landa Park Pavilion Other officers elected were Mrs Schcclhase vicepresident Mrs Mercer sec retary and Mrs Wm Rathmann trea surer Winner in the Paper Trooper con test for those children who collected over 500 pounds of waste paper between September 10 and 20 arc announced as follows Winners of arm badge and one chevron Charles Gillis over 1000 pounds Nancy Cater over 1000 of arm badge over 500 pounds Aitkcn Harry Balmos Darlene Nolle Jerome j Friesenhahn Herman Kowald Tommy Zipp and Mary Ann Lov1 awards will be made at the waste paper picture show at the Braun tex Theatre tomorrow morning at 25 years ago Myra Lee Adams Goff Recordbreaking crowds jammed into the 70th Comal County Fair Thursday through Sunday with total attendance estimated at big fair parade Friday had over 140 entries including 16 bands and lasted two pet parade winners first through third places were Largcst John MacDonald John Holland and Steven Krause all with estMissy Bueche tad poles Lori Weidner baby cotton tail rabbit Joe Ortega familyKath leen Tart four poodles three genera tions Cynthia Acker cat and three kit tens Steven Schulle rabbit father mother and three babies Tuesday nights monthly meeting in Blanco of the Community Council of Comal and Blanco Counties was the scene of fireworks as five board members walked out after presenting a petition demanding the resignation of Executive Director Max Winklcr Cathy Gras was crowned 1969 Comal County Fair Queen September 24 in ceremonies at the Fair grounds She was crowned by last years queen Susan Jane Zipp First runnerup in the queens contest was Claudcttc Scruggs and second runnerup was Franci Bergfcld A crowd estimated at attended the festivities the night before the formal opening of the fair TEEN DRIVERS ED Week Program Special Held at San Marcos Driving School 1516S Seguin Classes Start Aug 15th Adult Drivers Ed Also Available Office Hours PM MF Next Class Oct 3 Oct 24 5 to 7 pm Late Registration Oct 5 Next Class Nov 1st Nov 22nd 57pm Min 15 students needed to run class Call 6206654 tf It M GUADALUPF SMOKED MEAT v 10 years with a big Thanks September Coupon 25 Off excluding beer wine daily specials 6296121 Expires 10294 v 1299 Gruene Rd Family Football Special wwfcfK x HJHlfW ft JCJEGI Seafood Buffet We now offer a larger variety on our delicious allyoucan eat seafood buffet each Friday 610pm Adults Seniors Children 12 under M Sr To show just how much we appreciate your business and to help you get the Fall sales off to a good start we are reducing our rates by You can save a big pile of money on advertising your business during this gigantic savings sale So dont hesitate and to make sure you dont we will contact you very soon to sign you up for these tremendous savings New Braunfels Issue Date Tuesday October 20th Copy Deadline Thursday October 17th Call us today HeraldZeitung 6259144 In celebration of the 34th Anniversary of Wurstfest Nov 4 Nov 13 We Will Publish Our Annual 155 Hwy 46 S New Braunfels 6259200 Sunday OctoberSO HeraldZeitung Wednesday November 2 Times Guardian Thursday November 3 Advisor Sunday November 6 HeraldZeitung Wednesday November 9 Times Guardian Thursday November 10 Advisor In addition to the copies printed for six insertions additional copies will be distributed to various tourist restaurants motels hotels etc AD DEADLINE IS JUESDAY OCTOBER For more information call 6259144 HeraldZeitung
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