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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 3, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas                                2A O HeraldZeitung O Sunday November Wurstfest schedule for today and Monday TODAY Gatel Jubilee Polka Band noon to 5 Wursthallc Seven Dutchmen to 3 Myron Floren 3 and Littl Fishermen 4 to Das Grosse Zelt The Big Tent Myron Florens Brithday Party Accordion Choir Blasmusik Texas Alpenfest 2 Musikkapclle Markt Erkheim 3 Kinder Tanzer 4 Freiwillige Feuerwehr WINKELS 5 Alpenfest 6 Polish Folk Dancers of San Antonio 7 Walburg Boys Freiwillige Feuerwehr WINKELS TubaMeisters Das Kieine Zelt The Little Tent Toni Noichl Moslah German Band New Braunfels Village Brass Band Moslah German Band Das Kieine Zelt The Little Tent ShantyCJior Butjenter Kerry Christensen master yodelcr 4 New Braunfels Kinderchor Walburg Boys 5 Arthur Hillert Orchestra 6 Kerry Christensen master yodeler 7 Kovandas Czech Band Arthur Hillert Orchestra Kovandas Czech Band Events 8 Wursfest 10K Walk Landa Park 10 to 1 Annual Wurstfest Regatta I Boardboats and Centerboards Canyon Lake 10 to 4 Tour of Ferdinand Lindheimer Home 10 to 4 Tour of St Martins Lutheran Church 10 to 4 Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture 10 to 4 Wagenfuehr Barber Shop Museum 10 to 5 Where in the World is Germany Childrens Museum 10 to Heritage Exhibit The Thirties Winds of ChangeVKaffee Haus Civic Center 10 to 6 Wurstfest Art Show New Braunfels Art League 11 to 7 Kunst und Gewerbe Arts Crafts Landa Mill Building adjacent to Wurstfest Gate on Landa Street Noon to 5 Walking tour of Conservation Plaza Noon to 5 The Hummel Museum hourly tours 1 to 4 Tour of First Protestant Church and Grounds I Sophienburg Museum Worship Martins Lutheran Church Old Time All for the Wurst Circle Arts Theatre MONDAY Wursthalle Cloverleaf Orchestra to Myron Floren Band 8 to Das Grosse Zelt The Big Tent Alpen Spielers Alpenfest Freiwillige Feuerwehr WINKELS Alpen Spielers Alpenfest Das Kieine Zelt The Little Tent Toni Noichl Pretzel Benders Oma and the Oompahs Kerry Christensen master yodeler Rennie Gucnthers Village Band 9 Kerry Christensen master yodeler Events 9 to 5 Where in the World is Germany Childrens Museum 10 to 4 Tour of First Protestant Church and Grounds 10 to 4 Tour of Ferdinand Lindheimer Home 10 to 4 Tour of St Martins Lutheran Church 10 to 4 Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture 10 to 4 Wagenfuehr Barber Shop Museum 10 to 5 Tour of Conservation Plaza 10 to 5 The Hummel Museum hourly tours 10 to 5 Sophienburg Museum 10 to Heritage Thirties Winds of ChangeVKaffee Haus Civic Center 10 to 6 Wurstfest Art Braunfels Art League Noon to 1 Plaza Noon Tunes Downtown Plaza Bandstand Old Time All for the Wurst Circle Arts Theatre Obituaries AltonV Allen V Thomas age 88 of New Braunfels died Friday Nov at the Colonial Manor Care Center Mr Thomas was born April 5 1908 in Falls County TX He married Lorene A Bargarnier who survives him Mr Thomas retired from Mission Valley Mills after many years of service He is survived by his wife Lorene A Thomas of New Braunfels sons George A Thomas and Kenneth W Thomas both of New Braunfels six grandchildren and three greatgrandchildren Mr Thomas was preceded in death by a daughter Betty Jean Thomas a son Thomas and brothers Arthur Thomas and Ted Thomas Funeral service is scheduled for 2 Monday at the Zoeller Funeral Home Chapel with Rev Wilburn Taylor officiating Interment will follow at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Visitation will begin after 2 Sunday Poppies mean million per year for needy veterans their families Proceeds from the annual distribution of more than 25 million poppies under the guidance of the American Legion Auxiliary amount to more than million every penny of which is devoted to veterans affairs and rehabilitation work by both the American Legion and Auxiliary including aid to needy veterans and their families The method of distribution varies in the legions 54 departments depending upon the natureof the demands for help Each of the American Legion units in communities scattered all over the United States its territorial possessions and in foreign countries where veterans reside maintains a Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation Committee working under a chairman and a Children and Youth Committee with its chairman These unit chairmen are assisted by state chairmen of similar committees who in turn work under guidance of a National Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation chairman Children and Youtifi chairnian Poppy Days sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary Comal Unit 179 will be observed Nov 8 and 9 Genetic emphysema screening available today Residents in the San Braunfels area are urged to participate in a free blood screening to determine whether or not they have alpha 1antitrypsin deficiency or genetic emphysema as its more commonly known an often unrecognized form of lung disease most common in people of Northern European descent The screening which consists of a simple blood test will be held today to coincide with Wurstfest The screening will runf rom 10 to 5 today in the the New Braunfels Utilities conference room on the Main Plaza Genetic emphysema is the second leading genetic killer of Caucasians in the United States and can be life threatening if not detected The screening which will be conducted by the Alpha 1 National Association an organization devoted to improving awareness and recognition of the disease is being held in New Braunfels because of the large population of people of Northern European descent Correction Information that ran with a photograph of Phyllis Schertz in the Wurstfest 96 section should have said her business is located in The Clothes Tree at 453 W San Antonio St Lotto Texas million jackpot LOTTERV Tournament of Roses Parade Dec 29Jan of Roses Parade Studios tour Crystal Cathedrals Glory of Christmas pageant float viewing pp includes airfare Escorted from San Antonio Incredible Journeys Inc 18007775092 Dont miss that prize buck because things look fuzzyl Largest selection of glasses in town Come see us One Hour Service Available On Most Prescriptions Creative Eyetvear 844 N Walnut New Braunfels Texas Today Report New Texas Tech System may be in works SAN ANGELO A variety of plans are being discussed to bring several small state universities into a new Texas Tech University System the San Angelo StandardTimes has reported The subject of a new state university system has been circulating through the hallways of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the administrative offices of many state campuses the newspaper reported in a copyright story in its Miqinrt r editions tjfjf CJharicellor John I MflmfordPconfirmed this week that his schools board is pushing the discussion but cautioned that Tech is not ready to take any proposals to the Texas Legislature Heavy rains may finally end drought DALLAS No one is saying that the droughts over but encouraging signs are popping up all over the place most notably heavy rains since August and a recently released winter forecast Forecasters are expecting above average rainfall for the next 90 days said George Bomar a meteorologist at the Texas Natural Resource thats Bomar said But you have to remember that winters are typically dry in Bradbeny says hell announce decision on job offer Tuesday New Braunfels Independent School District Superintendent Charles Bradberry said he visited Friday with some officials from the district whose officials are offering him the superintendent job but said he will wait until Tuesday to announce his plans Bradberry who is in his 14th year here at the NBISD received an offer to become the superintendent for Keller Independent School District near Fort Worth about two weeks ago The Unitarian Universalists will have a representative from the Comal County Womens Shelter speak on the history role and goals of the Womens Shelter on Wednesday Nov pm at the Faith United Church of Christ 970 N Loop 377 Everyone is invited Every wed Ninnl at Public Invited American Legion Post 179 410 W Coll New Braunfels Aorou from the library 6250179 Every Friday Night In The Lounge Don Maynard November 110 1996 in New Braunfels WURSTFEST Your Link to German Fun Food Music A unique celebration rich in German culture and full of Texas fun Myron Floren Jimmy Sturr and 60 other groups perform during the 36th annual sausage celebration Great food special events dancing costumes and most of all Gemuelichkeit good times German Wurstfest Grounds in Landa Park Open weekdays at 5 weekends at 11 WURS Ticket BRING THIS COUPON GET ONE FREE ADMISSION WITH ONE PAID ADMISSION Nov 3 4 5 6 only FOR MORE CALL 210 6259167 triumphant Lutheran Church in Garden Ridge or to Hospice New Braunfels Visitation begins after 5 Sunday at the funeral home The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 Monday Nov 4 at Zoeller Funeral Home FUNERflLHQMt Etoonora Ctorhart Heimer Eleonora Gerhart Heimer age 84 of Garden Ridge died Saturday Nov 2 1996 at the Colonial Manor Care Center in New Braunfels She was bom April 14 1912 in Comal County to Edward Gerhart and Laura Schneider Gerhart She married Melvin Heimer on Dec 19 1936 in New Braunfels She was a homemaker and a member of the Triumphant Lutheran Church Bracken VFD Auxiliary and the Hermann Sons Lodge No 127 of Spring Branch Survivors are her husband Melvin Heimer of Garden Ridge daughter Clarine and her husband Bennie Syamken of Garden Ridge sisterinlaw Eteska Schlather of New Braunfels brothersinlaw Harold Heimer and his wife Louella of Floresville and Harry Heimer of Spring Branch a grandson Gary Syamken of Austin a cousin Melford Georg and his wife Laverne of Funeral services are Tuesday Nov 5 at 10 at the Triumphant Lutheran Church in Garden Ridge with Rev Douglas J Schoelles officiating Interment will follow in the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park Emma Janttch Llnnarti Mrs Eugene Linnartz nee Emma Jentsch of Comfort passed away in the Comfort Garden Home on Thursday Oct 31 at the age of 101 years Emma Linnartz is survived by three sons one daughter and spouse Erick and Ophelia Linnartz of Devine Elvira Mrs Erick Biermann of Comfort Norwin and Melba Linnartz of Baton Rouge Donald and Margie Linnartz of Atlanta 1 1 grandchildren 22 greatgrandchildren The funeral service for Emma Linnartz will be held on Monday Nov 4 at 10 in the chapel of the Schaetter Funeral Home in Comfort with Rev Sam Radoman officiating interment in the Comfort Cemetary for those who so desire may make memorial contributions in her honor to the Comfort Cemetary Immanuel Lutheran Church or to the charity of your choice visitation will begin at 5 on Sunday Nov 3 in the chapel of the Schaetter Funeral Home in Comfort Schaetter Funeral Home Comfort Mary E Tucker Mary E Tucker of New Braunfels died Saturday Nov 2 1996 at New Braunfels She was born June 14 1924 at Lockhart Texas to Bertie Cearley Hammontree and McDaniel Hammontree She married James W Tucker who died Nov 30 1991 She was a retired spinner for the Mission Valley Mill Surviving relatives include son James Walker Tucker daughter Janice Rudeloff and husband Russell of Seguin Texas three grandchildren and one greatgrandchild Graveside services are scheduled for 1 on Monday Nov 4 1996 at the Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park with the Rev Rick Bartlett officiating Visitation will be held at Stanley Georg and Wilbert Lenz Memorials may be made to the Braunfels Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Advertise in the HeraldZeitung by calling 6259144 NOTICE OF EVENT FOR FARMERS AND RANCHERS IN COMAL COUNTY GLOWFEST 96 will be held in New Braunfels Comal County Texas on Saturday and Sunday December 14th 15th This hot air balloon festival and glow is part of the holiday season program called Festtage in New Braunfels German for Holidays in New Some 20 balloonists will come from around the country to participate in this invitational festival Glowfest 96 will be a family oriented weekend of run and excitement Weather permitting the event will include a daybreak flyover1 by the balloonists on Saturday morning from various parts or New Braunfels a glowing of the balloons tethered balloons glow like giant illuminated Christmas balls at dusk in Prince Solms Park Saturday evening and a dawn mass ascension from one central location of all the balloonists on Sunday morning Due to the nature of balloon flying and its dependence on air currents it is not always possible to control target landings of the balloons Therefore air currents may bring the balloonists on or near your property on the mornings of December 14th and 15th Their landing could include a touch down only and an immediate ascension or it may require assistance by a chase vehide requiring ingress to your property Participation by landowners can be an exciting once in a lifetime experience The balloons are spectacular and beautiful to behold They are however propelled by propane and noisy If you have concerns about the balloons landing on your property please call and leave a message for Mrs Hicks Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce 210 6252385 or write Glowfest 96 Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce Box 311417 New Braunfels Texas 781311417 Someone will call you or be glad to visit you On November 5th reeleet Gloria K Clennan Tax Cristina Zamora County Commissioner Pet 3 and Vicki Langham County Attorney Jose Gomez Constable Pet 1 Louis Charlie Millican County Commissioner Pet 1 Jim Sutton Constable Pet 4 because when Democrats win everybody wins VOTE DEMOCRATIC PD POL AD BY COMAL COUNTY DEMOCRATS BOX 310767 NEW BRAUNFELS TX 78130 JILL SONDEEN TREA   

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