Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Share Page

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung: Wednesday, January 4, 1995 - Page 3

Get 1 more page view just for clicking

to like us on Facebook


   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 4, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas                                Wednesday Jan 4 l9951HeraldZ6itufigl3 A Texas Briefs HeraldZeitung photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Hummel winner Stephanie and Michael Schaeffer won the Hummel Lebruchenhaus prize recently for building the best gingerbread house The prize a Hummel figurine Is shown in front of the winning house Obituaries Otto J Hammer Otto J Hammer 78 died Tuesday January 3 1995 in New Braunfels Funeral arrangements are pending at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Docppenschmidt Funeral Home Zilda Kuhle Zilda Kuhle 94 of New Braunfels died January 2 1995 She was born December 20 1900 and married Othmar Kuhle in 1931 Her husband preceded her in death in 1961 She is survived by her sons Otto Rauch Sr and Bruno A Rauch a sis ter Adela Morris four grandchildren Otto Rauch Jr and wife June Roy Rauch and wife Alicia Roger Rauch and wife Debbie Barbara Borchers and husband Ambrose numerous great grandchildren and greatgreat grand children Funeral services will be at Wednesday January 4 1995 at the Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Internment will follow at the Comal Cemetery Visitation will begin at Tuesday and continue until ser vice time on Wednesday at the Doep penschmidt Funeral Home Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Former Garland Mayor Developer Faulkner Report to Prison DALLAS AP Former Garland Mayor James L Toler and developer Danny Faulkner convicted in the largest thrift fraud in Texas history have reported to federal prisons to begin serving 20year terms After 11 years of investigations indictments and trials both surrendered voluntarily Tuesday Toler entered the Federal Correctional Institution in Texarkana and Faulkner reported to a federal facility at Fort Worth Toler 59 and Faulkner 62 arc expected to serve at least seven years before becoming eligible for early release Two other associates surrendered Tuesday to officials at prisons in Texas and Arizona Id like to say I think weve heard the last of these people but we said Assistant Attorney Joseph Revesz Convicted Texas Murderer Claims Innocence Then Is Put To Death HUNTSVILLE Texas AP Convicted killer Jesse DeWayne Jacobs was put to death early today in Texas amid contentions from some capital punishment opponents and from the prisoner himself that an innocent man was executed I have news for he told wit nesses who filed into the Texas death chamber just after midnight There is not going to be an execution This is premeditated Jacobs 44 whose extensive criminal record that began as a juvenile includ ed another murder in Illinois said while he committed many sins in his life and maybe deserved to die for them I am not guilty of this He asked for forgiveness expressed love for his family support for fellow death row inmates and bitterness that his claims of innocence were not upheld I hope in my death Im that little bit ty snowball that starts to bury the death he said just before the lethal injection began at CST Seven minutes later he was pro nounced Slayings Drop In Several Texas Cities A 10year low in Dallas homicides and decreases in other Texas cities have resulted from better law enforce ment efforts and public education authorities say Police were more uncertain about a 31 year low in Corpus Christi slayings for 1994 Homicide detectives there said 13 people were murdered last year compared with 34 in 1993 We really dont have any rhyme or reason why the thing is so low but were Corpus Christi Police Chief Henry Garrctt said Tuesday The homicide count compared with 1963 when the Coastal Bend city had 11 homicides Thirteen Brownsville homicides were also recorded in 1994 down from 17 the year before Chief Victor Rodriguez said the 1994 mark fell right on the citys homicide average for the pas 115 years The record set in 1982 Judicial Don Rickles Retires This Week HOUSTON AP Donald K Shipley the cigarchomping pistol toting judge of the 182nd District Court says he never meant to offend anyone with his sometimes outrageous sense of humor But his wit wont likely be missed by everyone when he steps down from the bench this week Shipley has often sparked controversy in his 12 years as Republicans promise a revolution WASHINGTON AP The Republican revolution arrives today a landmark congressional takeover built on pledges of less government lower taxes and the longest day of Housecleaning in history The sea change voters set in motion in November was sweeping forward today with newly elected Republican majorities in both the House and the Senate taking their oaths of office The new House GOP leaders rush ing to exploit their first day at the helm in four decades put eight reform votes on the openingclay agenda and pre pared for a noontomidnight marathon In the Senate Republican leaders said they hoped to eliminate at least 100 of federal programs and make strides toward a balanced budget and tax cuts Its going to be a historical occa said incoming House Speaker Newt Gingrich the strategist behind the Republican rise to power He arrived here Tuesday from Atlanta on a Speaker Express plane with 200 plus supporters ready for business and a 24hour round of parties and cele brations Incoming House Majority Leader Dick Armey of Texas predicted today would be the longest day for an open ing day of Congress probably in any bodys memory probably The firstday votes were stacked high and loaded with symbolism votes to make Congress abide by the laws it passes to cut committee staffs and abolish three committees alto gether to end absentee voting to require a threefifths vote to raise income tax rates The changes were all outlined in the House Republicans Contract With The contract a Gingrich brainchild is now the governing blue print for the new House majority Weve plowed it and weve hoed it and weve raked it and weve got everything ready and now its time to plant the Armey said So 1 have no butterflies Im anxious to get on with With the limelight on Republicans President Clinton didnt plan to return to Washington until late today On Thursday and Friday he will meet with Republican and Democratic lawmakers at the White House deputy press sec retary Arthur Jones said Senate Republicans were regaining control after an eightyear absence and they didnt want anyone to forget them Theres been a great deal of attention given to the House and their aggressive said Sen Don Nickles R Okla Ill say that in the Senate that we also have an aggressive The Senates top three priorities are requiring Congress to obey its own laws curtailing federal ability to impose costly requirements on states and passing a balanced budget amend ment to the Constitution Sen Pete V Domenici of New Mex ico incoming chairman of the Budget Committee said the Senate would approve a budget blueprint with cuts totaling billion over five Qouutzy New Gott Cart Heetl 18007071313 Bring This Reduced Price Coupon and Come On Out Play The FINEST GREENS IN TEXAS GREEN FEES CART weekdays Reg Price plus tax weekends Holidays Reg Price plus Tax Coupon Not Valid For Tournament Proper Attire Must Be Worn MUST CALL FOR TEE TIME 3OO Chaparral Dr Seguln TX 78155 NB I Membership Available Oiler Expires 13195 judge with his offthewall remarks in and out of court He was heavily criticized for lam basting the quality of lawyers with degrees from Texas Southern Univer sity and caused a huge fuss with long time friend and fellow state District Judge Azios by joking that Azios might consider becoming a busboy after retiring He also infuriated a woman prosecutor by saying her new dress looked like it had been draped over a chair in a motel room Said famed Houston attorney Richard Racehorse Hayncs Hes the judicial Don Despite the controversy the 68year old judge also has always been sup ported by a large cast of friends many of them women Instant Ticketing for Airlines 133 Landa Street J DONT DISCOUNT YOUR EYE CARE GLASSES You can depend on QUALITY You can depend on SERVICE You can depend on When you depend on your glasses go to the dependable opticians at C73 Creative Eyewear 844 N Walnut New Braunfels 6259770 ATHLETIC 6253459 943 King Arthur No Contracts No Hassles Memberships Include Racquetball Nautilus and Free Weights Lifecycle and Step Machine Aerobics and Step Classes Swimming Pool in season Hot Tub Basketball Wallyball Programs Personalized Weight Training II EB Iwy 11 135 Service Rud Tigtr McDonalds Tott TUfHTIIlfTICCWt GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE WALNUT 6 6296400 A 1H 35 and Walnut Ave w FULL BAR OPEN SUNDAYS FREE HAMBURGER ilh ot Add Onscxlra To Jo onlirs itch Dai ANGUS BEEF ENTERTAINMENT Tuesday Revival Brothers Thursday Dan McCoy Saturday Mike Abernathy I IM Al I rnnimuMON IUF Timuniun 1 rnnimuMON PIIMI1ER JIM 1UC1HHU1HUH f PCM Ilindfp FRITHnUMON JUIIKIO Dl IDF iiinuiiiun BOOK STREET FRinmuMON Jr 130 530 730 930 FIGHTER TUETHnuiHun vDrop UTHlUJMON THRU TMUR K I RICH TUETimuniun Miciiiliy OilVin 43O6M5 I Micliinl DfiiiglM Showing Only I I UemiMimrtl eM I Ji BRAUNTEX 6254411 290 W San Antonio ALL SHOWS SWAN SWAN rniTimuMON PKINCKSS TXJE fliflU THUH 500 ONLY JANUARY CLEANUP SALE STARTING JAN 5TH FALL WINTER MERCHANDISE off our already low outlet prices We Specialize In Womens Sizes 16 up New Brmunlolf Factory fltorM 880 o o I INTEREST FOR 6 MONTHS ON ALL HEARING AIDS FREE FREE FREE Lifetime Service The Lifetime Care Plan BELCARE means well clean Inspect and adjust your Bertone aids absolutely free for the life of the Instrument Batteries 6 packs zinc air batteries per hearing aid purchase Loss and Damage Insurance on an hearing aid purchases Leading Audiologist calls Beltones 10step hearing checkup an essential part of health care Betonej leading audiologist Carol Kellingswonh head of Beltones Department of Ajoiology in Chicago Illinois calls Beltones 10step Checkup an essential pan of health care 60 MODELS TO CHOOSE FROM 3000 LOCATIONS FOR ONGOING SERVICE 50 YEARS IN BUSINESS RISK FREE QUALITY HEARING AIDS AT AFFORDABLE PRICES 30 DAY RETURN PRIVILEGE SATISFACTION GUARANTEED Credit Cart to oadk approval No due 1x 180 dayt txn tmeieti be acaued dunng petiod O It not paid in tul wrthln 180 dayt of purchase Intereet accrues at a rate lion ot purchase o Minimum 10 ocwn lore tor COUPON 13312675 Litml 1 pkg per user One coupon poison Good thru 11595 COUPON LOGOFF ON A PAIR OF CUSTOM BELTONE HEARING AIDS EXCLUDING SCA TRIO LP Discount applied to purchase agiccmonl Limil one per person Expiies 115 95 Benefits pf hearing aids vary by the type ot hearing loss noise environment accuracy ot hearing evaluation and proper til 389 S Seguin New Braunfels 4801 Fredericksburg Road San Antonio 210 3411414 FREE InHome Testing Also Available   

From 1607 To The Present

Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!

Growing Every Second

Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 155+ million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.

Genealogy Made Simple

Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!

Choose the Membership Plan that is right for you!

Unlimited 6 Month

$99.95 (45% Savings!)

Unlimited page views for 6 months Learn More

Unlimited Monthly

$29.95

Unlimited page views for 1 month Learn More

Introductory

$9.95

10 page views for 1 month Learn More

Subscribe or Cancel Anytime by calling 888-845-2887

24 hours a day Monday-Saturday

Take advantage of our Introductory Membership offer and become a member for 1 month only for $9.95!

Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!

Your Membership Includes:
  • 10 page views for 1 month
  • Access to Over 155+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a Monthly Membership only for $29.95
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 155+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a 6 Month Membership only for $99.95
Best Value! Save -45%
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 155+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!

What our Customers Say:

"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.

"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.

"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.

Search Billions of Newspaper Articles 155 Million+ Pages and More Added Weekly!

Uncover 400+ Years
of Newspaper Archives
(1607 to today!)

Browse by Date

Research Newspaper Articles from 19 Countries
& all 50 U.S. States

Browse by Location

Explore 6,200+ Current &
Historical Newspaper Titles
and Counting!

Browse by Publication