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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 3, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas 10 A HeraldZeitung Wednesday May Looking Back Comal County Historical Commission Sophienburg Museum and Archives Rosemarie Leissner Gregory Special to the HeraldZeitung 125 years ago 1870 Translators Carl and Ethel Saur The New Braunfcls City Brass Band went to San Marcos to participate in the Coronal Institute Battle of San Jac into Celebration Heinrich Kellcrmann warns the pub lic that no one is to pen or milk his cattle His brand is K Dr Bayard is available as a general practitioner He is living in the Voges house F Bruns takes issue with officials L Klappenbach and H Fischer County Court in regard to the socalled Katzenmusik charivari incident 100 years ago 1895 Translator Lottie Nebergall Miller The Golden Anniversary of the founding of New Braunfcls will be celebrated Saturday May 11 Sunday May 12 and Monday May 13 with the festivity to take place at the big springs in Landa Park The event will open at six oclock in the evening with the ringing of bells the shooting of cannons music and a touch parade On Sunday morning at ten oclock old settlers county and city officials local and outoftown organizations schools and visiting dignitaries will gather at the head of San Antonio Street for a parade downtown to the Markt platz Main Plaza where Mayor Joseph Faust will deliver a greeting after which the parade will continue its way to the festival site A free bar becue will be served followed by a speech by Honor President Hermann Seelc a poem by Pastor Muelder singing and a musical program There will be a dance and fireworks at night A historic parade will take place on Monday morning Settlers in German attire a ship Prince Solms and his entourage Texas wagons carrying set tlers Indians and also decorated wag ons will make up the parade A picnic in the afternoon a dance and fireworks at night will conclude the celebration 75 years ago 1920 Arlene Krueger SealesAADISTRICT INTER SCHOLASTIC MEET Last Friday the district school meet was held at San Marcos and the New Braunfcls entrants covered themselves in glory Not only were they successful in the athletic events but in the literary depart ment as schools repre sented with teams were Lockhart Seguin San Marcos Kyle Johnson City Buda and Judges have not made their report yet but from the record it appears that New Braun fels carried off the highest A few examples of the New Braunfels wins are Egon Tausch who won first in the mile run The relay race which counted 20 points was won by the New Braunfels team of Roland Heinen Alfred Galle Egon Tausch and Berthold Rcinarz In the literary contest Miss Thelma Suttle won first in Senior declamation and Miss Julia Herring third in Junior declamation COMMERCIAL CLUB LUN CHEON The New Braunfels Com mercial Club held a luncheon at the Bingo Cafe Monday noon which was attended by about fifty of the mem bers and a few When the cig ars were passed President Blumberg gave a brief outline of the work the club had accomplished and in a few well chosen words outlined the limit less possibilities before it for the good of the town and surrounding country BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION Miss Hedwig Bloedorn on Monday night April 19 celebrated her 19th birthday A fine supper was served All kinds of games were played and every one present had a splendid time Those participating were Miss Melita Tolle Miss Adelheid Bloedom Mr and Mrs Charles Lenz Mr and Mrs Max Walther Mr and Mrs Fritz Bloe dorn and Mr and Mrs Ortwin Bloe dom MRS SPANGENBERG DEAD Mrs Anna Spangenberg nee Wester fer died Monday April 19 and was laid to rest at the old family burying ground at Fischer Store the following day Mrs Spangenberg was born in Nassau Germany on August coming to this country with the family tow years later and settling near New Braunfels She was married to Her mann Spangenberg in January 1867 who proceeded her in death on April 5 1907 Sheis mourned not only by the surviving family but by a large circle of friends who have known her good works throughout a life well spent CELEBRATION AT THE MEXI CAN SCHOOL HOUSE IN COMAL TOWN The entertainment given by the pupils of the Mexican School of this city at their school in Comal Town was pronounced by all who attended most excellent and the children as well as their teacher Prof Cardona deserve praise for the very successful way in which every act was rendered The program consisted of songs recita tions dialogues and a most comical minstrel show which made every one present laugh Paul Jahn was in San Antonio last week looking after business for the decoration committee of the Anniver sary Celebration This committee has been hard at work and has many plans well under way which will add to the beauty and success of the celebration on May 26 and 27 50 years ago 1945 Betty Pfeuffer Triesch Jean Balch winner of First place in Shorthand at Regional Meet in San Marcos on April 14 will compete in Archives Anonymous the State finals at Austin tomorrow Miss Balch won first place in typing at the Regional meet last year Elvira Oetgen competes in State finals Interscholastic League in Austin tomorrow She took first place in typing in Semifinals at San Marcos on April 14 Virgina Traugott Fred Frueholz Billie Lou Luckett and Leland Fisch er four students of New Braunfels High School will take part in the ThreeAct FarceComedy Oh Promise to be presented soon by the Senior Dramatic Class Festival of the Bells will be observered on Sunday May 6 at First Protestant Evangelical and Reformed Church Commemorating the dedica tion of the church bells Edwin H Berger is pastor Worship in German at oclock Worship in English at 11 oclock Monday May 7 meeting of the Youth Fellowship at oclock Tuesday May 8 meeting of the Womens Society Frauenverein at oclock German choir rehersal at oclock Meeting of the church school staff at oclock Thursday May 10 Ascension Day Worship in German at 10 oclock Meeting of the church council at 8 oclock Friday May 11 English choir rehearsal at 8 oclock Saturday May 12 confirma tion instruction at oclock BRAUNTEX Phone 600 Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo with Van Johnson Robert Walker Phyllis they as did we left these attractive additions for our citizenry and visitors to enjoy not only during the day but during evening hours and over the weekends Well the first weekendtwo of our attractive additions disappeared The second weekend two more disap peared We are assuming that this is not a joke We are very disheartened that our trust was dashed into the ground by those who get their kicks from stealing property How disillusioned we become when we find that there are people like this in our precious and wonderful town Sorry but we must pull out of this beautification Were running out of money and pots AA95169 Thaxter and Spencer Tracy as Lieu tenant Colonel James H Doolittle is playing Sunday Monday and Tuesday Pvt Max C Stehling Jr 19 son of Mr and Mrs Max Stehling of this city died at the Brooke General Hospital Ft Sam Houston last Friday afternoon at oclock Pvt Stehling was bom on April and attended St Peter Paul Catholic Grammar School and the New Braunfels High School grad uating from the latter in the summer of 1944 He joined the Air Corps Reserve on Feb 19 1944 and was called to active duty on October 7 He had his primary training at Sheppard Field and had been ordered to the Aerial Gunnery School at Denver Colorado when stricken with Leukemia for which there is no known cause or cure on December 6 He was brought to the Brooke General on January 20 Pvt Stheling was a member of the Holy Name Society of the St Peter and Paul Catholic Church He was formerly active in the Boy Scouts and the Texas State Guard Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon with inter ment in the SSPeter and Paul Catholic Cemetery Military rites were accord ed by Comal Post 179 American Legion of which his father is a mem ber of long standing He is survided by his parents one sister Patsy and a brother Jimmie DEFENSIVE DRIVING CLASS Jim Goodbread Gil Lindsey Instructors 2106250312 I DONT KNOW WHAT I WANT TO DO BUT I KNOW THAT IM NOT DOING rri SOUND FAMILIAR WE CAN HELP HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS COLLEGE STUDENT ADULTS THINKING OF A CAREER CHANGE 186 JNITITint Fin MUNHtlMCHf 2106080033 DO YOU HAVE A SINUS INFECTION If you have had one or more of the following symptoms for less than 4 weeks you may qualify for a research study for an investlgational antibiotic Tenderness Nasal Drainage Participants will receive free medication sinus xrays labwork and compensation CENTRAL TEXAS HEALTH RESEARCH 6299036 AA95170 By JANE JACKSON JOHN MOLER photographer Special to the HeraldZeitung This week we have two unrelated photos We have however had requests for identifications of AA95169 a Seidei Studio Photo from I952 is of the licho Gesang Vere in Singing from Echo Hall which was formerly the Matzdorf Dance Hall during the 1920s and is presently Eagles Hall Do you know these folks AA95170 is a rather familiar look ing structure a schoolhousc maybe Know weve seen it somewhere Call 6291900 if you can identify cither photo We found out one thing all we have to do is bring out photographs of pret ty gals and goodlooking guys to get our phone ringing off the hook Many called in regard to AA95168 Junior High Majorettes 1961 Sherry Hill tells us this was very timely as the class is having its reunion the of Oct Here is the lineup Front row Elaine Badouh Hale Evelyn Buss Pettit Marilyn Mueller Zengler Back row Betty Moellering Schriewer Sandy Hinman Dyer Lynn Wamecke Hurt Gayle Weyel Engler Etta Lou Rose Curphy and Pauline Kerr Col lier Thanks to Bobby Warnecke who added to our IDs AA95167 New Braunfels Bas ketball Team 1951 was identified for us by Layton Leissner Charles Schriewer and Jean Pfeuffer to name a few We begin with the front row Gary Pittman Sam Howard Menan Schriewer Coach Weldon Bynum Charles Schriewer manuel Wilkinson Back row Dwayne Council John Hill je Larry Achterberg Dave Ruther ford Walter Nolan Stanley Mielke Malcom Bartels Leroy Clark We had a very sad note at the Archives In tryng to help to beautify the town in keeping with the Sesqui centennial spirit we bought six pots of lovely geraniums to place in the holders along the street in front of our building Main Street Project spon sored this neat idea We put our pots in the holders and noticed that most mer chants were as trusting as we were CAGLCS HULL IMoujflvciitable Receptions Dinners Reunions Reosonobte notes Hitchen Facilities flvQilQbfc 257 South St New Braunfals 6257243 across from Pots Place 6251116 Bingo Thursday Night at pm 17413288485 More Designs Available At Gruene 21062949 PREGNANT LADY JUNCTION HUNTER PHYSICALTHERAPY UNLIMITED is proud to announce the opening of their additional clinic in Sattler Canyon Lake Plaza 1175 FM 2673 Specializing in Orthopedic Sports and Occupational Injuries Safeguard Pest Control Since 1969 Specializing in DoItYourself Pest Control 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