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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 9, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas 10 A 0 HeraldZertung a Sunday Juiy The good times roll at Gay Forties Club barbecue and barn dance pigs thirteen hours before serving time Following dinner the barn resound ed with the dance rhythm of the Fire on the Mountain Cloggers from San Antonio Dona Bruns introduced the group which has performed interna tionally Committee Chairperson was Ruth Doeppcnschmidt who was assisted by her family members Joan Reeh Barbara Doeppcnschmidt Michele Kelly Vivian Sahm sister inlaw and other club members Mar garet Ann Bird Mary Virginia Brink ley Dona Bruns Nancy Chafin and Ruth Heitkamp Spouses who assisted in serving were Carl Doeppenschmidt Ruths Bob Reeh Ruths sonin Tom Kelly Ruths grandsonin Gary Bird Bill Brinkley Leo Chafin and C W Heitkamp Guests for the evening were Carol Ann Baker Beth and Paul Bomke Holly and Brian Childs Vicki and Ron Hamel Taylor Lee T I and Patsy Long Jane and Lou Raeke and Tina and Wes Stoddard Hostesses for the Gay Forties Club Barbecue and Barn Dance at the Doeppenschmidt Ranch on June 11th are left to right seated Joan Reeh Ruth Doeppenschmidt Chairperson and Margaret Ann Bird Standing left to right are Dona Bruns Mary Virginia Brinkley Ruth Heitkamp Barbara Doeppenschmidt Michele Kelly Nancy Chafin and Vivian Sahm Working on the final preparations for the fresh fruit salad are left to right Nancv Chafin Vivian Sahm and Ruth Heltkamo Photos by MARIE OFFERMAN Ruth Doeppenschmidt watches as Tom Kelly left and Carl Doeppenschmidt center cut the barbecued pork By ANN BURRUS and MARIE OFFERMAN Special to the HeraldZeitung On Sunday evening June llth members and guests of the Gay Forties Club gathered at the Doeppenschmidt Ranch for Barbecue and a Barn Upon entering the barn each par ticipant was presented a red white and blue bandana The bandanas with a Texas design were presented to the ladies and those with flag designs to the men The tables were covered with blue and white checked cloths and centered with miniature bales of hay which were adorned with wild flowers The barn was decorated with other Texas and antique memorabilia After the social hour a barbecue dinner was served which was prepared by members of the committee and their spouses The menu consisted of barbecued pork Barbara Doeppenschmidt with a bowl of potato salad beans potato salad pickles onions fresh fruit salad garlic bread and Texas chocolate sheet cake Carl Doeppen schmidt started barbecuing the two Military Notes Army Cadet Nathan P Janysek has graduated from the Military Academy West Point and was commissioned a second lieutenant after receiving a bachelor of science degree The graduation ceremonies culminated a rigorous training program that emphasized physical fitness military customs and courtesies familiariza tion with West Points honor code leadership duty marksmanship moun taineering and training in nuclear bio logical and chemical warfare The lieu tenant is scheduled for assignment to the Military Intelligence Officer Basic Course Fort Huachuca Ariz Janysek is the son of Alfred J and Eve N Jany sek of New Braunfels He is a 1988 graduate of Health Careers High School in San Antonio Navy Seaman Naomi P Mur rell a 1993 graduate of Smithson Val ley High School Spring Branch recently returned to Norfolk Va from a sixmonth overseas deployment to the Mediterranean Sea with the destroyer tender USS Shenandoah Murrell was one of sailors aboard the ship who completed the mile voyage which began in late November Murrells ship served as a floating repair facility for forward deployed Navy surface ships During the deployment Murrell and fellow ship mates used a wide assortment of high tech skills to repair electronic equip ment rewind electric motors and weld exotic metals Murrells ship also is equipped with machine shops and even has a foundry for making parts Murrells ship repaired 17 ships that were berthed alongside or at anchor during the trip Flyaway teams from USS Shenandoah also repaired sever al ships moored in other countries as well During the deployment crew members also participated in a mock civilian evacuation exercise in which Shenandoah sailors volunteered to be rescued While spending 48 days at sea Mur rell also visited Crete Cyprus Israel Italy Sardinia Sicily and Spain Dur ing a tour to Rome Shenandoah crew members attended a Papal Audience at St Peters Basilica Another highlight occurred when about a dozen crew members were baptized in the Jordan River during a port visit to Haifa Israel Murrell joined the Navy in Sept 1993 Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert N Johnson son of Nancy W Johnson of New Braunfels is halfway through a 6month overseas deploy ment to the Persian Gulf aboard the guided missile frigate USS McClusky Johnson is one of 300 sailors aboard the ship who departed Yokosuka Japan in Feb for the 6month assignment with the Middle East Force Johnson has been operating in the Persian Gulf helping conduct maritime interceptions of merchant ships suspected of violat ing the international embargo against Iraq Johnson and fellow shipmates have been questioning and searching ships in international waters suspected of smuggling prohibited materials to and from Iraq in violation of the agree ment Johnson is also participating in several multinational exercises with forces from Great Britain Kuwait and Thailand In the Persian Gulf John sons ship trained firing its large and small caliber guns at targets and con ducting choke point operations In an area where more than half the worlds oil is transported by merchant ships through narrow choke points such as the Strait of Hormuz ships like John sons play an invaluable role in pro viding security and stability to the region Equipped with sophisticated radar sonar and weapons systems Johnsons ship can combat submarines ships and aircraft Johnsons ship rep resented the at the International Defense Exhibition in the United Arab Emirate UAE in which the Ambassador to the UAE and Secre tary of Defense William Perry visited the ship While spending most of the deployment at sea Johnson has also visited Kuwait Singapore and Thai land The 1984 graduate of Berkiner High School in Richardson Texas joined the Navy in Sept The following comparison of residential rates charged by 14 electric utilities were compiled from statistics released by the Public Utility Commission of Texas The amounts shown are for 1000 kWh and include fuel and other related costs In order that New Braunfels Utilities residential customers may compare their rates to other utilities we have listed them with their Name of a n k 1 n Kilowatt Months Ending June a n k 1 n 1995 Billing New Braunfels Southwestern Public Service Amarillo City Public Service Board San Antonio Bluebonnet Electric Coop City of GVEC G2 All electric rate GVEC Gl ResidentialFarm Rate 7 Gulf States Utilities Pedernales Electric Coop Johnson West Texas Utilities Abilene Texas Utilities Electric Co 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