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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 4, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas HefaldZeitung q Wednesday October O 3 Looking Back Comal County Historical Commission Sophienburg Museum and Archives Rosemarie Leissner Gregory 125 years ago 1870 Translators Carl and Ethel Saur It is announced that Registration of students is scheduled for October 8 from 9 to 12 in the morning at the Acade my Goldbeck Holtz and H Seele are member of the Instruction Committee of New Braunfels Academy Moureau and Groos assure Hoffmann that his cotton ginned by steampower will bring equally as good a selling price as cotton ginned by water or horsemule power J Zoeller has a dance on Sunday A Target Shoot is scheduled at the Point on Sunday 100 years ago 1895 Translator Lot tie Nebergall Miller For lease is the right to gather pecans in Landa Park and at the Comal Springs At the same time I give notice to all who have permission to visit the Park and Springs that their picking any nuts is forbidden Jos Landa Since the beginning of this year Mr Heinrich Jentsch has killed 30 rattle Snakes on his farm located four miles from here just above Waco Springs HARVEST FEST at Ed Rohdes Hall on Sunday October 6 Games for children in the afternoon At night a dance A friendly invitation is extended to all The fruit and candy stand at the Hor tontown Fair will be managed by A Glue No one has offered to build the cake booth which is sure to have good business results The Ladies Committee will be in charge of the lemonade stand 75 years ago 1920 Arlene Krueger Scales Mr Gruene aged 70 in Detroit Michigan Sunday having gone there some months since for treat ment Mr Gruene was a pioneer of this section and at the time of his death was extensively engaged in farming and mer chandising at Gruene some three miles from New Braunfels The body arrived here from Michigan Tuesday evening and burial took place Wednesday after noon in Comal Cemetery Surviving are his widow one son Ottomar Gruene two daughters Mrs Paula Hampe and Mr Ben Ogletree one sister Mrs Johanna Sippel and eight grandchil dren Last week the Zeitung the German paper of this city rounded out the 68th year of its usefulness and this week entered upon volume 69 During these years it has recorded the birth marriage and death of lots of people and recorded events that have long since passed from the minds of many During the late war it was indeed American being one of the very few Gennan publications printed in this country that were allowed to pass through the mails without first a copy being translated and left with the local post master It is a well patronized as it should be clean fairminded competitor and one that it is a pleasure to have in our midst Some time Monday night the Pfeuffer Store was entered and more than worth of goods stolen Three mens suits were taken as well as razors knives and a few other articles An entrance was gained through an upper window the putty from one pane being scraped off and by thrusting a hand through and unlocking the window Before leaving Ithe intruders helped themselves to a Hunch of cheese and crackers and other Ifood of like young men just I before closing time entered the store land bought some worth of overalls land this money was placed in the sales book who made the sale and the laid under the counter the safe being closed on account of the lateness of the hour This money was taken from the book by the robbers this being all the cash getatable It is supposed the 7same parties who made these purchases the ones who took the money and the missed The upper story of the was reached by climbing a tree that stood near the building and once the roof of the onestory addition it an easy matter to gain an entrance to main part An exit was made by unlocking a door to the grocery depart This is the third time this store has tbeen entered by thieves The Childs Welfare Club of which 1 JMrs Stein is president was orga Znized in 1911 and has for its aim all its name implies Unas always held lively interest in the schools and has proved its helpfulness in many ways has aided in installing the play grounds apparatus in domestic science depart ment Manual training department the K science room with Wireless apparatus and in securing the Lyceum Course that is to be furnished this year the first of which was given September 25 and those who heard Mr Evans lecture were given a treat both in entertainment and food for thought 50 years ago 1945 Betty Pfeuffer Triesch In die face of labor shortages affecting nation Army Engineers reported this week from Washington that they are ready to start work this Fall on rivers and harbors and flood control project estimated to cost and over another halfbillion slated for next Spring among which is the dam sched uled to be built across Comals upper stretches of the Guadalupe Meanwhile farmers and ranchers of this County who stand to lose their lands if the deal goes through were planning a mass meeting for this Sunday to find out how they stand in the situation The meeting is scheduled for 2 Sunday at Sattler or Hancock in case of inclement weath Chamber of Commerce officials from New Braunfels are scheduled to attend the meeting as are members of the GuadalupeBlanco River Authority According to the report from Washing ton all of the projects have been autho rized by Congress and work will begin when the necessary funds are appropri ated Members of the Revocation Tire and Price Panels of the Comal County War Price Rationing Board have submitted their resignations effective on October 29 effective date of the closing of the local offices in the Nowotny Building the Herald learned mem bers resigning include Jos E Abra hams Walter Zipp and Alton Luckett for the Revocation Board Leifeste Kramer and Walter Rompel for the Tire Panel Schleyer Richards and John Ruppel for the Price Panel Comal Post 179 American Legion Band will lead a delegation of New Braunfels citizens to Fredericksburg on Saturday October 13 for the Home coming celebration and parade in honor of Admiral C W Nimitz colorful com mander of the South Pacific The Sophienburg Museum Auxiliary will sponsor a clebration commemorat ing the 100th anniversary on Sunday October 7 It will also be commemo rating the dedication of the Museum which occurred October 8 1933 The plans for the afternoon consist of open house from 3 to 6 with a short program beginning at oclock The speakers on the program will be Fred Oheim with the Origin of the Highlights of Pioneer by Oscar Haas Introductions by Martin Faust and Presentation of Wine Goblets from the Castle Braunfels by Mrs Schleyer The String Trio will also enter tain on the program Coffee punch and cookies will be served throughout the afternoon DEFENSIVE DRIVING CLASS Jim Goodbread Instructor Classes available evenings Saturdays 2106250312 WANTED I AM SELLING MY HOUSTON BUSINESS INTERESTS DESIRE TO RELOCATE TO THIS AREA FINANCIAL RESOURCES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE TO CASH DOWN CONFIDENTIALITY MAINTAINED CALL MIKE ADEN HOME 7135587722 Marcus Waldschmidt was born in New Braunfels January 27 1898 the son of Fritz and Lina Stein Wald schmidt His grandparents were among the first settlers Marc as he was known by his friends attended New Braunfels schools and Nixon Clay business Col lege in Austin He was married July 23 1930 to Vivian Stellbauer of Houston and is survived by his widow by one daughter Valerie by two sisters Hertha Walschmidt and Mrs George McFar land of Austin by one brother Sido Walschmidt and other distant relatives The pallbearers were Otto Rhode Helmuth Wittenborn Edgar Oelkers Herman Schulze Vollmar and Clarence Alfrey Funeral services were held from the Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home with burial in the New Braun fels Cemetery Rev Highsniith officiated Say It With WEIDNERS FLOW ERS Open Beginning October 10 Cor sages Gifts Bouquets Pot Plants Cut Flowers Funeral Designs 1153 Lee StreetPhone 461 SECOND TO NONE Southern Select Hellman 476 N Market St COME BY AND SIGN UP FOR The New Maytag and Thor Washing Machines Just received shipments of both lines KNEUPER BROS MUSIC STOREfiN BENDIX automatic HOME LAUN DRY Richards Krueger Lumber 674 St Phone 131 Everything to Build Anything 25 years ago 1970 Myra Lee Adams Goff The Revelers elected Bob Pfeuffer president at a business meeting of the club September 13 at the Fred Willard home Also elected are Jerry Faust vice president Mrs Fritz Scheffel secre tary Rick Reed treasurer Mrs Joe Miller historian and Jack Kyle par liamentarian New members are the Jim Bates and Bill Lees Refreshments dur ing the evening were furnished by the outgoing officers The annual New Braunfels Schuet zenverein prize shoot was held Sunday Sept 13 at the club range on Bulverde Road The high score for rest shooting was achieved by Milton Uecker with a total of 248 of a possible 250 Ed Bach le took second place with a total of 247 High score in offhand shooting was tak en by Skip Bartram with 117 of also Won the Harold Adams Memorial Trophy for the second year in a row with an aggregate score of 777 on 35 shots offhand Twenty of these 35 shots were from the Sattler medal Shoot held earlier this summer plus five shots at each of three other prize shoots The last of these three shoots was the New Braunfels Schuet Pfueffer took second place on the offhand aggregate scoring with a total of 775 and Don Rahe fin ished third with a score of 771 The pretty brunette Gale Helmcamp was crowned Comal County fair Queen in a ceremony Sept 23 at the fair First avwMOM MM Phyllis Schertz Owner Lees Antique Mall 125Hwy81 New Braunfels TX Tues Sat 105 Sun Noon 5 342 CkajwrtklCmtryCtut Bring This Reduced Price Coupon and Come On Out Play The FINEST GREENS IN TEXAS Weekdays Reg Price plus tax Weekends Holidays Reg Price tax Tax Coupon Not Valid For Tournament Proper Attire Must Be Worn MUST CALL FOR TEE TIME New Golf Cart Fleet Membership Available 300 Chaparral Dr 18007071313 Offer Expires 103195 NB WATERFORD Burning Displays Large Selections Complete Fireplace Dept Gas Log Sets Glass Doors Tool Sets Gifts PATIO H AUS 6250221 3207 IH 35 SOUTH EXIT 184 JOHN Frl MonThur Frl MonThur IHI Nil 920 i General Orthopaedic disorders artliospftnic vpv 2tl v j T V i Beautiful Wurstfest Dresses Also New Shipment of New Braunfels Historic Afghans Brandywine Street Scenes of Gruene San Antonio St Collectable Raifces Hand carved Wooden Faces If 1623 New Braunfels St Gruene 6209622 runnerup was Suzy Hovestadt and Sharon Kuehler was second runnerup Cathy Grass 1969 Fair Queen crowned the titlewinner Gal 16 is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Emil Helmcamp and is a junior at New Braunfels High School She was sponsored by New Braunfels Lodge Sons of Hermann Suzy is the daughter of Mrs Claudine Hovestadt and William Hovestandt and Sharons parents are Mr and Mrs Erhard Kuehler Both girls are 17 and seniors at New Braunfels High School Trohpy winners for best costumes at the Comal County Fairs opening Night in OldNew Braunfels were Mrs Dietz of Mission Valley best womans costume James Rheinlaender best mans and Mr and Mrs Albert Rahe best couple Best waltzers were Mr and Mrs Elburn Kanz jjhe family of Jose G Rodriguez would like to express their sincere thanks to our friends and relatives for their expression of sympathy flowers food prayers and monetary gifts God bless you The Rodriguez Family GRAND OPENING The Swiss Chalet Restaurant cordially invites you and your guest to enjoy one COMPLIMENTARY LUNCH OR DINNER when a second lunch or dinner of equal or greater value is purchased Coupon valid with reservation only THE SWISS CHALET RESTAURANT Champagne Brunch every Sunday 1 l3pm 27315 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd Mile past Natural Bridge Caverns 9804396 111 Opm TuesSun Closed Monday Umlt one coupon pen Coupon Expires TODAYS CROSSWORD PUZZLE ACROSS 1 Rubberneck 6 Flower holder 9 Space shuttles path 14 Assortment 15 neighbor 16 Yogi 17 House pet 19 Language of a subgroup 20 Bodies of water 21 Ducks cousins 23 Cravings 24 In the distance 26 Suspicious 28 Call forth 31 Bills 33 Coach Knute 34 Passed 38 gin 39 Basketball official 40 Popular seafood 42 Firedog 45 Type of cereal 47 Noblewoman 48 Cease sleeping 49 Pulls hard 52 Religion 53 Mother ore 54 Navajo dwelling 57 Actor Everett 61 Fragrances 63 Bullhorn 65 Start a tennis game 66 Anger 67 High pranks 68 Icy rain 69 Newsman Koppel 70 Red meat DOWN 1 Droops 2 Answer on a quiz 3 Divas song 4 Searched thoroughly 5 Needles hole 6 Actress Laurie 7 Comic strip pooch 8 Labels 9 Kimono sash 10 Change colors 11 Bramble 12 Sarcasm 13 Jaunty caps 18 Multicolored stone 22 Napoleons place of exile 25 r57 DeSoto feature 27 Mindreading 28 Hesitation sounds 29 Actress Albright 30 Saints picture 31 Very small 32 TV extra PREVIOUS PUZZLE SOLVED 10295 1995 United Feature Syndicate terrestrial 35 What to do with an itch 36 Act9r Estrada 37 Native of Copenhagen 39 Dowel 41 Prohibit 43 Kind 44 Poison ivy symptom 45 Animal life 46 Pointed tool 49 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