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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 7, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas Wednesday June HeraldZeitung 7 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 Sauni NOTICE TO HORSE RAISERS Coreths Farm has male mule stal lions to sell F Moureau president of the New Braunfels Woolen Manufacturing announces the annual meeting of shareholders for June 227 at in the company office C Waldschmidt City of New Braunfels Tax Collector reminds the public that city taxes need to be paid by July 100 years ago 1895 Translator Lottie Nebergall Milleru During the night of June 3 rogues broke into Papa Seekatzs shop and stole twelve dollars worth of tobacco and food The theives broke a shutter and then entered through the window They must have been very bold fel lows because an electric light shines nearby and occupied houses are with in sight of the shop NOTICE Anyone wanting to have a well dug see Ottto Vogel He has worked with his machines for several weeks close to town where he has had good results FOR SALE a good fencedin farm two miles southwest of Yorks Creek three miles from Hunter Seventy acres cultivated 60 acres in pasture all with good fences plenty water a well tank and cistern A good roomy house sta ble and com house More information from Oscar Schleyer Hunter Comal County Texas Thank you notice We express our appreciation tp all who attended the funeral of our daughter and sister Emma and especially do we thank Pastor Muelder and the singing club Frohsinn Stautzenberger and fam ily 75 years ago 1920 Arlene Krueger Scales BASEBALL SUNDAYWhile Vic tor Roth the base ball organizer was out of town last week Ed Staats got busy sold tickets to insure half the season organized the team and matched a game with the headquar ters team at San Antonio to be played here Sunday afternoon He pulled all this off in a few hours time and looked after his own business on the side which is going grounds at the Landa Park have been put in good shape and some snappy games should be lineup for Sunday will be about as follows Ludwig pitcher Burke catcher Hartmann first Tausch second Parsons and OBahnon third Tirtze short stop and Feigerle Schultze and Roth fielders Come out and give the boys a good start as it takes more than a team to make a good game June II THE JUNIORS ENTERTAIN Junior class of the New Braunfels High School gave a lun cheon in honor of Superintendent Holekamp and Miss Toepperwein Sat urday May 15 The dining room was artistically decorated in pink baskets of Sweet peas and gladiolas giving a touch of beauty to the table A deli cious salad course was served fol lowed by an ice course which carried out the color scheme During the serv ing Mr Holekamp spoke words of appreciation which were followed by a short talk by Miss Toepperwein To these Harold Henderson responded in behalf of the Junior Class Mr Maars spoke for the High School teachers Songs by the Junior class Miss Eikel and Miss Eltha Zipp were enjoyed by all Misses Thelma Suttle Janice McK inney and Frieda Rathmann enter tained the guests with declamation and readings which show that the talent of the class is varied and of the highest type Those that enjoyed this delightful evening were Miss Toepperwein Mr and Mrs Holekamp Mr and Mrs Sahm Mr and Mrs Maars Mr and Mrs Kee Mrs Henderson Miss Vera Eikel Miss Elenor Eikel Thelma Sut tle Alvina Abrahams Norma Voel cker Adeline Kessler Edna Seekatz Mayme Kuhfuss Norma Roessing Edna Mergele Ella Haase Melitta Moeller Frieda Rathmann Janice McKinney Eltha Fannie Mae Street Ruby Hoffmann Elua Feuge C Fischer II Welch B Herry H Hen derson Willie Fischer James Agel tree Albert Schnabel Otto Locke and Henry Gruene AProf and Mrs Bodo Holekamp left New Braunfels to make their home in Boeme where Prof Holekamp has accepted a position as Cashier of a newly organized bank Prof Holekamp and wife have made their home in New Braunfels for the past 16 years and their leave taking is greatly regretted by a large host of friends made during their residence here Prof Holekamp has been Superintendent of the New Braunfels Public Schools for sixteen years having only recently resigned to accept the Boerne position Mrs Fannie Price of Dilley is the guest of her brother and sister Mr and Mrs Harry Landa Mrs Price will also visit her nephew Postmaster and Mrs Abrahams before returning home Mrs Ernestine Pantermuehl nee Heimer died on Friday May 14 at Sattler aged 77 years 2 months and 19 days after a very brief illness Decedent was born at Altenberg Saxony and with her parents came to this country in 1852 stopping a few days in New Braunfels and spending the remainder of her life at Sattler In 1860 she was married to Fred Pantermuehl the hus band dying in 1904 To them were born four sons and one daughter Bur ial took place at Sattler Saturday Rev Momhinweg officating 50 years ago 1945 Betty Pfcuffcr Triesch South and West Texas will repre sent the nation June 13 when it will pay personal tribute in San Antonio to many of the great American military leaders responsible for victory in Flying directly from Paris France the group of 50 or more fight ing men including eight commanding generals will be feted with a jubilant home coming pagent starting at The entire day in the famous old city will be dedicated to the returning heroes Included in the party will be such famous generals as Lieut Gen Ira Eaker Chief of Air Staff at Washing ton Lieut Gen Cannon Com mander of the 12th Air Force Lieut Gen Alexander M Patch Commander of the Seventh Army Lieut Gen Lucius Truscott Commander of the Fifth Army Maj Gen Vandcn berg Commander of the 9th Air Force Maj Gen Cavin Commander of the 82nd Airborne Division Maj Gen White Commander of the Sec ond Armored Division For Gen Eak er and Gen Truscott it will be a real homecoming Both are native Tcx Tribute to the men who outfought and outplanned the German war machine will be in true carnival spirt Under the jointsponsorship of the city and Chamber of Commerce elaborate plans have been made for the wel coming The planes carrying the dis tinguished group are scheduled to land at Immediately following there will be a parade through a carni val decorated San Antonio business district Approximately 100 soldiers recent ly returned from overseas will visit New Braunfels and Landa Park for a days outing every Thursday for an indefinte period as a result of arrange ments completed between the city and the Special Service office at Ft Sam Houston Eight Comal County men were accepted in the armed forces through the Comal County Draft Board for the month of May James Richard Dietz went into the Navy Accepted by the army were Preston Wm A Staats Vir gil Lee Startz Jos Wm Nixon Dou glas Nils Swanson Randolph Hilmar Triesch Jack Elliott Darling and David Meckcl Funeral services were held on Thurs day afternoon May 31 for Mr Her man Vogcs who died on May 30 at the age of 75 years The deceased had been suffering from partial blindness for about 8 years He suffered a stroke in December 1941 The deceased was born at Bulverde on March 2 1870 a son of Mr and Mrs Henry Voges On July 30 1935 he was married to Miss Bertha Hofhcinz which union was blessed with 4 chil dren Of these I son died at the agcof 5 years The deceased operated a mer cantile business at Bulverde for five years following his marriage After selling the business he purchased the Camp Bullis Ranch which he operated for about 40 years In 1941 Mr and Mrs Vogcs moved to New Braunfels where they resided until the death of Mr Vogcs Surviving arc the widow 1 son Bruno Vogcs of Bulverde 2 daughters Mrs Alvin Gass of Spring Lawn and turfgrass workshop scheduled for June 13 A Lawn and Turfgrass work shop is scheduled for 6 on Tuesday June 13 1995 at the Comal County Extension meet ing room located at 132 South Water Lane behind the Sheriffs office off of San Antonio Street Dr Richard Duble Extension turf specialist will discuss grass varieties and types for lawns golf courses and athletic fields in Comal County Dr Duble will also discuss watering and fertil izing of lawns and turfgrasses Dr Joe Krausz Extension pathologist will discuss diseases of turfgrasses including take all patch brown patch and any other disease that might affect your lawn or turf area Dr Krausz will also discuss cultural and chemical ways of controlling many of our turf diseases This workshop is open to the public Anyone with a lawn or anyone planning to estab lish a new lawn should make this meeting Football field and golf course groundskeepers are encour aged to attend This workshop will be good towards 2 CEUs for pri vate and commercial applicators Spring Garden Show set for Saturday The Mens Garden Club is once again sponsoring the Annual Spring Garden Show Gardeners from Comal County are invited to enter the show There is no entry fee and anyone who gardens vegetables or flowers is eligi ble to compete Divisions include Division I Open and any age in Comal County and just about every category there is Divi sion open to any one and any age and includes berries peaches plums apples peas persim mons and grapes Division open to any age and includes any type variety or cultivar of flower grown here in Comal County Division to any age and includes any potted plant that is presently grown and owned by the exhibitor Division youngsters less than 19 years of age are eligible to compete Dr Jerry Parsons is our judge and will be here after the judging for com ments and suggestions The show is set for Saturday June 10 1995 at the Comal County Extension office We will receive entries from 8 to 10 Judging will be from 10 to 11 Viewing and comments by Dr Jerry Parsons will be from 11 to 1 If you are interested in exhibiting in the Spring Garden Show call the Extension office at 6203440 for more information Specific rules and guide lines for each vegetable are also avail able The New Braunfels HeraldZeitung Winner of five 1994 Associated Press Managing Editor Awards more than any other newspaper in its class Winner of Highest Honors from the Texas Press Association 1994 Better Newspapers Contest ParTee Center Beginner Intermediate Grojip Golf Lessons Starting Week of June 12 MEN Monday Wednesday Evenings 7 to 8 LADIES Tuesday Thursday Evenings 7 to 8 Series of Six Lessons 3 Weeks for Whole Series or Per Lesson Price includes Range Balls and Clubs for Lessons For more information or to sign up call 303GOLF 3034653 Individual Lessons Also Available Lighted Driving Range Open Until 10 Every Night Par Tee 9Hole Golf Course Open from 8 to Dark Everyday Junior Clinic Dates to be determined Call Jerry Grafner for More Information 2765 Hwy 46 N Seguin 3034653 Branch and Mrs Adolph Brehm of Converse 2 brothers Messrs August Voges of Bulverde and Walter Vogcs of San Antonio 3 sisters Mrs August Wehe of Bulverde Mrs Emilie Bartcls of New Braunfels and Mrs E Layer of Potcet 2 sonsinlaw 1 daughterin law 4 grandchildren and other more distant relatives Services were held from the Docppcnschmidt Funeral Home with Pastors Edwin H Bcrgcr andG Momhingwcg officiating Bur ial was in the Comal Cemetery The following served as pal Messrs Harry Wchc Arnold Herbert Jerome and Raymond Vogcs and Paul Biclstcin 25 years ago 1970 Myra Lcc Adams Gof High School delegates to the Amer ican Legion Boys State at the Univer sity of Texas June 613 arc Barry Buskc Thomas Clcndcnncn Steve Eberhard Rodney Schlathcr William Nolle and Alfonso Soliz Twirlcrs at New Braunfels Junior High for the 197071 school year arc Jayne Jochcc Glynis Kirchof head twirlcr Beth Ferguson Ellen Nohm and Debbie Ohlrich Helen Schrciwcr Diana Socchting and Lois Saur member of the Canyon High School May graduating were honored by their mothers Mrs Egon Schriewcr Mrs Henry Soechting and Mrs Curt J Saur at a Party Monday afternoon May 25 in the Balcony Room of New Braunfels Smokehouse Unicorn Baseball Coach Ray Katt a professional baseball player who was a catcher on the World Championship 1954 New York Giants team has been named head baseball coach and assis tant football coach at Texas Lutheran College The announcement was made Wednesday by Dr Joe K Menn pres who coached his 1970 Unicom squad to a cochampionship of District 28AAAA succeeds Carlton Buzzy Keller who resigned after coaching here for 11 years The Uni corns went on to defeat John Jay of San Antonio in the playoffs but lost to Austin McCallum in bidistrict play two games to one Enhance he Ikauty and Value of Your Home with 1rofcsslonul Tree Cure Trimming Removal 606TREE 8733 T MARTIN TttEIi EXFURTS Dream Come True with our Registry 133 Landa Street Kreative Hats 1112 N Walnut 6296671 Welcomes Hairstylists Shelley Schulle Vickie Rivera Back For Summer and Denise Farias Nail Tech Fiberglass Silk Acrylic Nails Summer Specials Sat FABULOUS ON PREMISES Anctttm e DONT IN NEW BRAUNFELS TX Friday June 9 Saturday June Sunday June Monday June 12 If Necessary PREVIEW 2 HOURS PRIOR TO EACH SALE This is an Exceptional Day Auction with Something for Everyone House Full of Antiques Collectables Home Furnishings Rugs Paintings Crystal Bronzes Fine Jewelry Gold Coins Guns Indian Art and Jewelry Vehicles Guitars More REAL ESTATE Built for Franz Moureau a German consul in 1854 This 5280 house In historic Downtown area of New Braunfels TX will be offered at Sunday HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SALE Benjamin West Oil Sacrifice of 18th Century Van Monfoort Oil Also Known as Blacklandt Adoration of the 18th Century E Aizlein 19th Century Original Bronze 18th Century Empire Curio Cabinet 19th Century King Bedroom Set 19th Century French 6pc Parlor Set Rare Crank Up Table Top Organ d 1887 Diamond Solitaires to 3 crts Platinum Diamond Antique Pendant Genuine crt Russian Alexandrite Over 50 Pieces of Antique Cut Glass Huge Austrian Straus Chandelier 19th Century Russian Icon Faberge School German 19th Century Bronze Mantel Clock New Army Colt 1888 38 Life Size Bronze Lady Cupid AUTOMOBILES 1964 Mercedes 220 SE Convertible V8 Show Room Condition 1991 Ford F250 Pickup Loaded PARTIAL LISTING INDIAN Art Artifacts Historical Contemporary over 100 Museum Quality Arrow Heads Includes Agate Basin Hardin Turkey Tail Cupp Beaded Moccasins Navajo Pottery Jewelry Including Heavy Concho Belts Massive Silver Bracelets Kachina Dolls RUGS Handmade Handtied Oriental Including Antique SemiAntique Like New New Hartz Bokara Bahuchi Kashan Isphahan etc PAINTINGS Collection of Old Masters 17th18th19th Century Paintings Such as Giovanni Lan Franco The Miracle of the Loaves and School of Caravaggio etc Some Newer Oil Paintings in Carved Gold Frames Western and Other Prints More RUSSIAN 171819th Century Icons Artifacts Lacquer Boxes Porcelain More BRONZES Western After Death Castings by F Remington C M Russell such as Coining Thru the Stage etc Big Collection of Art Deco and Classic Bronzes Life Size Pair of Bronze Lipns JEWELRY Rings Necklaces Watches Pendants in 1418K Mountings Diamond Cluster Rings to 4 crts Diamond Emerald Ruby Dinner Rings 123 crt Tennis Bracelets 18K SS Rolex 14K Ladys Dress Rolex crt Diamond Basel Collection of Estate Jewelry Gem Stones More Over 200 Lots of Jewelry LAMPS Art Glass Reverse Painted Crystal Chandeliers Etc FURNITURE Triple Pedestal Conference Table Chippendale Chairs Piano Bureau Bookcase King Rococo Bed Matching Nightstands Dresser Mahogany Carved Console Mirror Big Angel Face Gold Gilded Mirror Stools Curio Cabinets Chippendale Writing TableFrench Sofa Chairs Hall Tree Marble Top Inlay Bombays Marble Top Inlaid Desk Tea Tables One of a Kind Carved 8 Dining Table 8 Chairs Tall Victorian High Back Bed c 1911 American Kitchen Cabinet 1900s Oak Buffet Etc GUNS Old HammerType Double Barrel Old Marlin Pump 20 Other Shotguns Rifles GUITARS By Martin Gibson Peavey Amps SMALLS Cut Glass Tea Sets Christian Dior Porcelain Pattern Glass Many More Items Too Numerous to Mention DONT MISS THIS AUCTION AUCTION SITE PHONE 210 6081148 Directions 190 S Seguin New Braunfels TX IH35 EXIT SEGUIN Announcements at auction supercede all previous announcements Michael Tsybulnik Auctioneer Texas 11717 TERMS Cash Good Check AMEX Disc 10 Buyers Premium 2 CashDiscount
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