Sunday, March 5, 1995

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 5, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas 10 March Club Notes Daughters of the American Involution The Captain James Jack Chapter Daughters of the American Revolu tion held their monthly meeting on Monday Feb 13 1995 Prior to the meeting refreshments were available from a lovely decorated Valentine theme table of which our hostesses can be proud We are very fortunate that all of our hostesses have such a knack of creativcness and always provide us with their talents as members in our otopter A great big THANKS to past and future hostesses The meeting was called to order by Regent Mary Colson who opened with flic DAR ritual Shirley Flowers Chap ter Chaplain gave the invocation to which all members responded as part of the ritual Our new member Wanda Perry led us in the Pledge of Alle giance to the Flag and to the Texas Flag The American Creed was recited by all members as well Business as usual was carried out and Chapter Chairmen gave reports on their respective duties The Sesqui centennial Parade was discussed and we voted on the type of entry we would have Bonnie Tetrault is our Parade Chairman Dit Justiss spoke about the Outreach Program and read an article from the Jan issue of the DAR magazine which was very enlightening She also brought a lap quilt she had made and was donating in support of and on bfehalf of Capt James Jack Chapter DAR to Colonial Manor Nursing Home f Mary Warren National Defense Jhairman read an article to us from the Feb issue of the National Defender entitled UN To Rock the by Arnold Beichman It states A United States Treaty Convention on the of a is on its way to rat senators have signed on as it is stopped dead in its tracks And why should it be stopped dead in its tracks Because if this treaty is ijatified it would give the United Nations power over parentchild rela fcpnships to a degree yet unheard of yi the field of human rights It is one fliing to act out of concern for the rights adults when oppressed by dictator ial regimes Gross violations of human lights are easy to expose 1 But for the United Nations to move fttto a domain of the greatest sensitiv ity parentchild relationships a field in yhich there are huge differences of fulture history convention tradition among nations and peoples is p open the door to a surge in leftlib ipral bureaucratic power over American parents Regardless of all the lofty Insurances being advanced that the Treaty will benefit children Congress should reject it as an unwarranted interference with American society I National Security Advisor Anthony Were Meeting New Braunfels Hermann Sons t 21 will meet March 5 at 3 at the lodge hall Meat will be furnished members bring covered dish I The Comal County Panhellenic Will hold its annual meeting on Sun flay March 5 at 2 410 Lakeview Braunfels This meeting will be in Conjunction with the Sorority Rush Infor nation Party for College Bound Stu dents Annual dues are now being col fected For information call Peggy Mor is at 6259638 i The New Braunfels Optimist Club riH meet Monday March 6 at It Molly Joes A surprise program is lanned The Comal County Junior Live stock Show Association will meet Monday March 6 at the Smithson Val ey High School Ag Science Building 3lue Ribbon Gala Planning Meeting at and general meeting at This is the last meeting before show time New Braunfels Fire Department Auxiliary business and social meet ing at Fire Station on Loop 337 at 7 m Monday March 6 The Order of the Eastern Star rhapter will have its regular i weting March 6 at at the lasonic Hall at 1157 W San Antonio t Sister Faye Long of the Reflection icture Book Committee will give the riendship Program Downtown Association of New jBraunfels will hold its next regular New Braunfels Psychic TAROT CARD READINGS MMBMGE BUSMESS LOVE AFFAIRS HEALTHFINANCIAL PROBLEMS VFW Post 7110 Auxiliary The VFW Post 7110 Ladles Auxiliary were proud to present James and Ardls Ledbetter with a 1995 Patriotic Citizen Award for flying their national flag for many years Pictured are Auxiliary President Janice Quent Ardls Ledbetter James Ledbetter and Americanism Chairman Evelyn Kneupper Lake who favors ratification of the compact said in a speech to the Council on Foreign Relations that there are two kinds of governments in the world the free societies guided by openness responsive government and moderation and those animated by isolation repression and The out there he said also consists of rogue states extreme nationalist or tribalist regimes Shirley Flowers introduced the pro gram which included an 18 minute video entitled The Foundation of American narrated by David Barton The following informa tion is on the back of the jacket David Barton is founder of Wall Builders an organization dedicated to the restora tion and rebuilding of the values on which America is built and which in recent years have been seriously attacked and We have all heard so many times about the separation of church and state I suggest those who might be interested read a copy of the Constitu tion You might be surprised as to what our Founding Fathers actually put in the Constitution Beta Sigma Phi The Texas Laureate Upsilon chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi met in Mary Ann Arnolds home for the February meeting Evelyn Hunsberger received her ritual of Laureate degree Carol Shorn for the Silver Circle degree Everyone brought food for the Food Bank Carol Schuman reported on Founders Day which will be held this year at the Civic Center on April 27 Dinner will cost each Sue Jo Boatright has the program in March which will be in Genieve Tarts home Carol Schom won the door prize The Team II party was held Feb 17 in the home of Buleah Dicus The theme was the Infernal Revenue Ser The party started at Flag presentation Presented with a national flag by VFW Post 7110 Ladles Auxiliary The Daughters of the Republic of Texas also pre sented a Texas flag for the outside flagpole and 25 classroom size Texas flags Members from both organizations were proud to participate In the ceremony and salute the new flags as they were raised for the first time and stew and cornbread were served The members played bingo only it was called TAXES and the prizes were a can of Spam a can of porknbeans and a lottery ticket All that attended had a good time Retired Eagles Activities Club The Retired Eagles Activities Club met at Eagles Hall on Feb 19 with 54 members and 1 guest present It was reported at the meeting that in the month of February there were no ill members 5 members had birthdays and 1 couple had an anniversary For club entertainment the members played cards dominoes or other games We also had a guessing game as to how much candy was in ajar Elvira Russell came the closest and was the winner The next meeting will be on March 19 at Eagles Hall Members are to bring sandwiches and those that have a birthday or anniver sary in March are to bring a cake or cookies We had two hearts of candy and they were won by Eller Zercher and Wilbum Strempel Hope to see all at the next meeting Albert Kypfer Lodge A joyous group of 300 people attended the 100th anniversary of the Albert Kypfer Lodge in Clear Spring on Feb 5 at the Saengerhalle Many in attendance were descendants of the charter members or past offi cer of the lodge or of the two lodges that merged with the Albert Kypfer Lodge As one entered the hall one saw reflections of past years The entrance featured a historical display with the background being the flag of 1912 Many pictures newspaper clippings and regalia of the lodges past activities were displayed as well as the last min utes written in German script in 1939 by Edwin Vignettes tracing the history of the Lodge highlighted the centennial cele bration Written and narrated by Linda Wunderlich the remembrance was entitled Daydreams and Memories and included a stage background depicting a scene from an old lodge picture of the Schuenemanns Hall in 1894 which is now the Clear Spring Catfish Restaurant Props included a picture of the late Pastor Albert Kypfer for whom the Lodge was named a buggy a stained glass window with the inscription St Martins a skat table and potbellied stove Wooden potbellied stoves constructed and painted bv Rudy and Doris Schrey er were the centerpieces on each of the 26 tables representing the mode of heating at the time of the Lodges beginning Master of Ceremonies was Lodge President Chester Pehl The Pledge of Allegiance was sung by James Boenig and the flag bearers were Kyle Faust and Josh Salge Dorothy Kypfer Con stable and Helen Kypfer Zipp sang My God and I as Rev Albert Kypfer portrayed by Curt J Saur walked across a replica of the prairie sur rounding St Martins Church where he served as pastor for 35 years History continued with notes from the original minutes of Dec 24 1894 the day the men gathered at Schuenemanns Halle to organize the Lodge give it a name and elect officers Skits were performed depicting more of the Lodges history and activities Several members of the Hermann Sons School of Dance in New Braunfels performed parts of their routines A memorial service was held for all of the departed members Leroy Muehlstein Grand President of the Hermann Sons Lodges of Texas addressed the gathering and presented monthly meeting Tuesday March 7 at 7 at the Faust Hotel where there will be a breakfast buffet in the Abbey private dining room The program Traf fic and Signage in Downtown New Braunfels will be presented by David Kopp resident engineer at the Texas Department of Transportation All mem bers and prospective members invit ed The Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary ByLaw Committee will have the first reading March 7 on changing the day of the meetings from Tuesdays to Mondays Second reading March 21st and third reading April 4 New Braunfels GermanAmerican Society will meet at 7 Tuesday March 7 at the Bavarian Village Restaurant 212 W Austin St Dr Ted Gish professor of German at the Uni versity of Houston will be guest speak er New members always welcome Door prizes will be awarded The Eagle Auxiliary will meet Tues day March 7 at Officers at 7 All members urged to attend as there will be a discussion of a change to the by laws and delegates to the state convention in Waco in June will be elected Mission Valley Family and Com munity Education Club meets March 7 at the Extension Meeting Room Mrs Eva Pfeiffer will be hostess The Comal County Genealogy Society meets March 7 at the Victoria Bank and Trust North Building at Speaker Professor Theodore Gist professor of German at the University of Houston He will talk about the Diary of Prince Sahm The Footsteps publica tion will be passed out to members The public is invited to attend the meet ing The Society is planning a walking group of the First Founders in the April 22 parade If your family was in the first group to come to New Braunfels come to this meeting or register at the Sophienburg Archives New Braunfels Business and Pro fessional Women meet Wednesday March 8 at Holiday Inn at Dinner at 7 followed by the pro gram presented by Ginny Hensz enti tled Our Winners of the scholarship fundraiser will be announced For information call Elaine Wells at 6252947 or Ruby Bading at 6257511 Bereavement Support Group meets Thursday March 9 at 3 at the Comal County Senior Center 655 Landa St Contact Jan Harrison at 629 8181 for information Caregiver Support Group meets Wednesday March 8 3 at the Comal County Senior Center 655 Lan da St Call Jan Harrison at 6298181 for information New Braunfels High School Class of 1942 meets Friday March 10 at Krauses Cafe at For infor mation call Howard Hufft at 6253837 Daughters of the Republic of Texas Ferdinand Lindheimer Chap ter meet Saturday March 11 at at Forkes Store The speaker will be Jeanette Felger past chapter pres ident and a native of New Braunfels Her topic will be Founding of New Braunfels Send meeting notices to HeraldZeitung meetings 707 Landa St New Braunfels TX78130 f Leroy Muehlstein presents a 100year plaque to Chester Pehl president of Albert Kypfer Hermann Sons Lodge the Lodge with a plaque to be dis played in the Lodge Hall honoring the 100th anniversary Ed Kuempel State Representative also addressed the crowd and acknowl edged the fratemalism the Lodge mem bers have shown in this area Floral arrangements were given to Mrs Ethel Koester whose late hus band served as the Lodges supervisor for many years and to Mrs Leroy Muehlstein wife of the Grand Presi dent Albert and Willie Kypfer grand sons of the late Pastor Albert Kypfer were also recognized The wooden potbellied stove replicas were given away as door prizes A social hour and catered meal followed The present Lodge Hall is located in Clear Spring in the old Clear Spring School which was purchased by the Lodge in 1943 Current officers include President Chester Pehl Vice President Tim Salge Corresponding Secretary Wallie Schneider Financial Secretary Treasurer Raymond Salge Past Presi dent Bodo Dietert Trustees Molly and Oran Koepp and Ben Schneider Finance Committee Linda Wunder lich Nelrose Koepp and Nancy Brinkkoeter Guide Doris Schreyer Inner Directors Celeste Salge na Boenig and Cheer Committee Vivian Dietert and Alice Schaefer HAIRCUTS with our New Concepts Stylists Appointments not necessary TuesdayFriday OPEN til 7pm 6258080 1551 N Walnut New Braunfels TX 78130 ITS MEMONEYte TrueTrae Alignment Services Inc is pleased to announce the opening of pur new facility at 2010 IH10 West in Seguin We offer State of the Art Laser Technology with our BeeLine Alignment Equipment trueing and balancing trucktrailer repair specializing in suspension repair and the elimination of irregular tire wear TRUETRAC ALIGNMENT SERVICES INC OPEN ALL DAY SATURDAY Located Next to Ewald Tractor WINTER REVIVAL 95 anet Mark B razee is a gifted teacher of Gods Word focusing on principles of faith and healing Janet is an anointed song with two music albums released Sunday March 5 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