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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 4, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas Leadership New Braunfels Wurstfest donation Wurstfest President Bob Smith presents a check to Rita Kauf mann of the Comal County Womens Shelter in the amount of Womens Shelter volunteers man the music sales booth at Wurstfest and in return receive a portion of the proceed realized from the sale of recorded music This was the second year the Womens Shelter worked with the the Wurstfest Association in the music sales booth Leadership New Btaunfels is a pro gram produced by the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce to identify and bring together men and women of New Braunfels who seek the opportunity to expand their involve ment in community affairs and are will ing to assume leadership positions Wesley Robert Studdard bom in El Paso Texas has lived in New Braunfels for the past year He and his wife Tina have a 20 monthold son Jordan Studdard Wes hobbies include woodworking motor cross tennis cycling and skiing Wes has a BA in Real from the University elf Texas in Austin and an MBA in Marketing from Texas Tech Graduate School He was award ed Texas Life Underwriters Scholarship for Academic Perfoijmance Wes has been the General Manager of Bluebonnet Motors Inc since Janu ary of 1995 He was Awarded the New Braunfels Jaycees Boss of the which was submitted by the Bluebon net employees His organizational affil iations include NeW Braunfels Rotary New Caif Dealers Associa tion Dcjwntown Associa tion President the Main Street Board Wes believes the three most notable opportunities the New Braunfels area has to offer are watersports muse and qitality of life Wes feels that the Leadership New Braun fels program will hjlp him learn about New Braunfels and help him to create personal and business related contacts Randy Vanstory is a native of Lub bock Texas and he has lived in New Braunfels for the past eight years He Wesley Studdard earned a BBA in Management from HardinSimmons in 1983 Randy and his wife Roxie own Quick Align in two locations New Braunfels and San Marcos His hobbies include golf and wood working Randys community involvement includes membership at the Oakwood Baptist Church where his responsibil ities include Chairman of the Deacon Body Adult II Sunday School Teacher and Chairman of the Marketing Com mittee Randy believes that the three most notable New Braunfels opportunities are 1 location Central Texas and 135 corridor 2 growth and 3 quality of life in a small community He also believes that the community needs to continue its aggressiveness in attracting new business and diversity Randy hopes to benefit from Lead Randy Vanstory ership New Braunfels by obtaining tools skills and information necessary for Civic involvement and he antici pates making long term friendships with others involved in the program Erin Reagan Wilson is a lifelong resident of New Braunfels She is mar ried to Blake Wilson and they have one daughter Reagan Glenn Wilson 7 years old Erin enjoys reading fish ing shopping and collecting in her spare time She is a graduate of New Braunfels High School and later earned a BA in Spanish from Southwest Texas State University She is a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority Erin is the selfemployed owner of Colortyme in New Braunfels Her pro fessional affiliations include the Asso ciation of Progressive Rental Organi zations 8796 and the New Braun Erin Reagan Wilson fels Chamber of Commerce Erins community involvement includes New Braunfels Junior Miss Scholarship Program fund raising program production and treasurer She was named Outstanding Local Chair man in Texas in New Braunfels Rotary Club fund raising for local organizations and NB Chris tian Academy parent St Paul Lutheran Church member bell choir member and Vacation Bible School She believes the three most notable opportunities that New Braunfels has to offer are Active Chamber to attract industry reasonable cost of living and taxes and quality education availabil ity She believes that she will benefit most from Leadership New Braunfels by learning more about all of the oppor tunities that New Braunfels has to offer Get 10 free trees Ten free live oak trees will be given to each person who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during January 1996 The free trees are part of the nonprofit foundations Trees for America campaign These magnificent widespreading trees will be picturesque additions to your said John Rosenow the foundations president They were selected for this campaign because of the shade and special beauty they will give your home Live oaks grow rapidly when young and may live to be centuries The trees will be shipped postpaid at the right time for plant ing between Feb 1 and May 31 with enclosed planting instruc tions The six to 12 inch trees are guaranteed to grow or they will be replaced free of charge Members also receive a subscription to the foundations bimonthly publication Arbor and The Tree Book with information about tree planting and care To become a member of the National Arbor Day Foundation and to receive the free trees send a contribution to TEN FREE LIVE OAKS National Arbor Day Foundation 100 Arbor Avenue Nebraska City Neb 68410 by Jan 31 1996 Looking Back Conference has session on genetically altered food By JOE Special to the HeraldZeitung Genetically altered foods and the latest infor mation on antioxidants and tfieir impact on health top the list of sessions set for the Texas Family Forum to be held in conjunction with the Blackland Income Growth Conference Jan 17 in Waco The 21 st century ushers in a world of irradi ated foods and genetically engineered said Judy Edwards Forum coordinator and dis trict extension director in Dallas Our speakers promise a peek into the supermarket of 2001 as well as the latest data on antioxidants prescrip tion drug interactions and even a session on the growing phenomenon Wcottage food indus IP The Texas Family Forum meets annually as part of the Conference o focus on fami ly concerns The forum registration fee includes lunch and all sessions Dr Barry Thompson chancellor Texas University System will be the keynote speaker at the conference luncheon Jan 17 speaking on Texas Vision of the 21st Centu The 1996 Conference for farmers and ranchers in the Blackland will emphasize soil and water management and conservation as well as agricultural diversification The conference offers commodity programs on cotton grain forage beef horses and commercial horticulture Other special sessions feature programs on ostriches the wildlife management business and horticul ture for homeowners On Jan 16 the Texas Ag Forum also joins the and MidTexl7artnahd Ranch Show sponsoring a oneday update on the Farm Bill with Congressman Charles Stenholm USDA representatives and Texas Department of Agri culture Deputy Commissioner Larry Soward Row crop short course coming next Monday The annual multicounty row crops shortcourse will be held on Monday Jan at the Hayes County Extension office This will be an afternoon program that will conclude with a supper The pro gram agenda is as follows starts Paul Baumann Extension weed Weed Control in Cotton Corn and Grain Sorghum 1 CELT Stevenson Exten sion and Regu lations of Pesticide CEU Crumley Exten sion agent Systems 1 CEU Charles Stichler Extension agement of Cotton Corn and Grain Sorghum 1 CEU Perry Texas soil testing Your Soil Test Reports Tell You 0 CEU per person After supper a government pro gram update will be given by FSA directors If interested in attending please contact one of the following Extension offices before Friday Jan 5 1996 Coma County 210 6203440 Guadalupe County 2103791972 Caldwell County 5123983122 Hayes County 5123534120 Comal County Historical Commission Sophienburg Museum and Archives Rosemarie Leissner Gregory Special to the HeraldZeitung 125 years ago 1870 Translators Carl and Ethel Saur At the city council meeting on Dec 12 1870 with Mayor Fred Goldbeck presiding it was decided the present meat market building is to be replaced with a new brick Tolle and G Schmidt own lots at is to prepare a Comal Bridge Alderman present were August Lugenholz Alex Hoffmann H Bielstein And Lenz Ch Gehren and Emil Dittmar I cotton buyers L Kessler F Moureau and Uroos loaded many Mexican carts with cotton for Mexico Geo Pfeuffer was elected vice pres ident of the Engglies Railroad Houston Local prices of products are ear com 75 cents a bushel shelled com 80 cents a bushel beef 4 cents a pound pork 5 to 7 cents a pound and lard 20 cents a pound 100 years ago 1895 Translator Lottie Nebergall Miller Gruenes Military Band in the blue uniforms of America and the Hen ning Le Royale Theatre band in the red uniforms of England paraded togeth er Sunday morning on the streets of our town In the afternoon they pre sented a program of music on the main market place Nine City lots 2331 in New Braunfels are for sale They are locat ed on the western side of the Comal River between Landas Mill and the big dam Well cared for grape vineyard and pecan trees on the grounds are eas ily watered For more information see W Kruse 75 years ago 1920 Arlene Krueger Scales Every working day in the week a number of men can be found at work in Landa Park planting flowers and setting out shrubbery to further beautify this almost worldwide known pleasure resort Every season people are drawn here from many points outside of the state as well as from almost every town in the state Each year finds an increase in the attendance and each year more money is spent in the upkeep and beau tification And while on this subject the park could be made an even greater asset to the town if the hotel accom modations were here to house and feed the people after they come Last years New Braunfels landlady was heard to remark that she could keep filled many months in the year with outoftown guests a hotel of as many as 100 rooms Now there is plenty of money here to put up and equip a building this large and even if it did not bring a direct return to the investors of more than four per cent yet it would be a town assRt that would hrine in sev eral times this per cent for every dollar so invested And today is none too ear ly to talk the matter up and the Com mercial Club cannot get busy any too early if benefits worth while are expect ed to result in the year 1921 Mr Lan da has done his part and more and all others that will be benefitted should help out just a little at least The fire department was called to the home of Louie Reininger out on route 2 Christmas morning at 1 oclock but was unable to get water and the fire made a clean sweep The flames had gained such headway before they were discovered that some time was necessary to bring the chil dren around from smoke suffocation and during that time the fire spread to the outbuildings destroying the garage and car and the smoke house The buildings carried insurance in the Comal County Mutual Insurance Com pany but as everything was lost except the few clothes they picked up while making their escape the loss is a severe one Mr Reininger is mail carrier on route 4 and his many friends and patrons will regret to learn of this mis fortune Mr Ed Pfeuffer and wife arranged a beautiful Christmas tree at their home and had all of their six children with them to enjoy it the married daughter and her husband coming up from San Antonio to swell the crowd It should not only be your pleasure but your duty to help the fire boys make their Sylvester ball a grand suc cess It is the efficient work of these men that keepsj your fire insurance costs down thousands of dollars a year Not a fire occifrs but what some of them have clotljes ruined and it is not right to expect them to meet this expense from their own pockets while protecting your property In addition to all this you will get your full moneys worth in pleasant recreation and start the New Year iri with the right spirit New Years 3all at Smithson Val ley January Everybody Invited R Bremer Grand Ball Walhalla Sunday Jan uary 2 Mittendprff s Band will ftimish the music Everybody Cordially Invited Emil Guenthei Buerger Sylvester Ball in Matz dorffs Hall Frfday Dec 31 Every body kindly bring lunch coffee will be provided All married people cordially invited Oberkajmpf and Schreier Grand Ball ajt Fischer Store Friday Dec 31 Everybody invited The Farm Verein 50 years agt 1945 Betty Pfeuffer Triesch Tire rationinc will end at on January Price Administrator Chester Bowlep announced Thursday said the rationing program can be terminated then because pro duction of tires particularly passen ger tires the shortage of which has been most acute has increased steadi ly during the pist two Miss Lucille Kanz daughter of Mr and Mrs Emil Kanz became the bride of Maroney son of Mrs Nettie Maroney on Christmas Day at The ceremony was per formed in the First Evangelical and Reformed Chuch with the Rev Edwin H Berger officiating Miss Lorraine Bremer organist played the wedding march Miss Frances Voight and Robert H Tays Jr were Depember 20 in the First Evang and groom is the married on Thursday Reformed Church Rev Berger offici ated in the ring bride is the caughter of Mrs Wm Voight and the late Mr Voight The son of Mr and Mrs Robert H Tays Sunday evening at 9 oclock Cecil J Henne and Miss Betty Jane Webb were united in marriage in the parsonage of the First Methodist Church in the pres ence of some thirty relatives and friends The Rev Highsmith pas tor of the church performed the cere mony 25 years ago 1970 Myra Lee Adams Goff In 1970 the first baby was Mario Caballero who arrived Jan 4 He is the son of Mr and Mrs Fulgencio Caballero First Baby honor roll for preceding years include Leonard Lagu nas 1969 Glenn Ray Bishop 1963 LeJay Troy Luehlfing 1967 Tamala Lynn Gass 1966 triplets Lynette Lyn da and Lynn Voss 1965 Arvin Ramirez 1964 Iris Sue Haecker i 1963 Jesus Luna 1962 Gary Wayne ONeal 1961 Armando Escebedo 1960 Renee McJilton 1959 Ryan Keith Pape 1958 Also Robeto Jiminez 1957 Connie Lou Kraft 1956 Mary Jane Wetolick 1955 Jeff Alexander Mund 1954 Michael Schmidt 1953 Kyle Douglas Huff 1952 Josefa Rodriguez 1951 Mervin Allen Scholl 1950 Modena Lee Colwer 1949 Ellen Irene Achter berg 1948 and Rojeilo Leal 1947 Also Dianna Lynn Beaver 1946 Ade line Schaefer 1945 Carolyn Amy Reels 1944 Mitchell Jensen 1943 Karen Lynette Greson 1942 Hilma Guenther 1941 Paul Pape 1946 Daniel Lee SchJichting 1939 and Ray Neal Rust 1938 And John D Robin son 1937 Virginia Marie Reininger 1936 Charles Louis Cook 1935 Patri cia Hoffmann 1934 Grace Timmer mann 1933 and June Maryline Alfred 1932 Belinda Barboza daughter of Mr and Mrs Antonio Barboza 2025 W Katy was the surprised recipient of the honor of being named the first Lone Star Toros MiniHomecoming Queen at the recent banquet honoring the Toros Junior Football League team The banquet was held at El Con quistador the evening of Dec 20 Belinda is a sixth grader at Lone Star Elementary School and a member of the Toros pep squad Her escort was Rene Llamas backfield star on the Lone Star team Michael Sahm vicepresident of the Canyon High School senior class has been named Canyon Highs December Student Rotarian said Dr William T Lee Club son of Mr and Mrs Clarence Sahm the stu dent boasts a grade average and is a member of the National Honor is a member of the Canyon Marching Band and that schools stage band and he is the pres ident of the Science Club Sahm is also vicepresident of Youth Fellowship of Friedens Church and viceOpresident and youth delegate of his churchs South Central Conference Dr Stanley Woodward city coun cilman and mayor protem met with his brothers as the Woodward family gathered for a reunion recently at Stagecoach Inn in Salado Dr Wood ward Morgan Woodward of Holly wood an actor who is frequently in motion pictures and on television Lewis Woodward professor at South western University Lee Woodward announcer for KOTV Tulsa and Valin Woodward general manager for Hugh es International Bonn Germany They are the sons of Mrs Valin R Wood ward of Arlington and the late Dr Woodward prominent physician of the Arlington area CEDAR ALLERGY SUFFERERS WE NEED CEDAR ALLERGIC INDIVIDUALS FOR A RESEARCH STUDY INVOLVING TWO MARKETED ALLERGY MEDICATIONS SKIN TESTING LABWORK AND MONITORING PROVIDED BY A BOARD CERTIFIED ALLERGIST AT NO COST PARTICIPANTS WILL ALSO BE COMPENSATED UP TO Call Now To Find Out If You Are Eligible CENTRAL TEXAS HEALTH RESEARCH 705A Landa New Braunfels 6299036 Winter Special 18 Holes Weeltdays Holes Includes Cart Green AddApplicable Sales Tax uiifesi iljrwtte J2 Golfers Per Cart Not Of I
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