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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 25, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas                                8A O HeraldZeitung O Wednesday December Looking Back ROSEMARE LEISSNER GREGORY Special to the HeraldZeitung 125 years ago 187 Translators Carl and Ethel Saur Warrant No 176 originally granted to J Sanders has been lost by Gustav Hoffmann Last Tuesday the circus gave 2 performances here G Davneck principal public schools of Comal County advises parents to consult the teachers as to which books are recommended as Christmas presents for their children The New Braunfels Gymnastic Society will present a play and gymnastics demonstration at the Saengerhalle on the second day of Christmas Mrs Forcke died the night of December 14 100 years ago 1896 Translator Lottie Nebergall Miller An evening entertainment will be presented by the mixed Double Quartet on the second Christmas Day Dec 26 a Matzdorf Hall beginning at in the evening A dance will follow the program Admittance for men is 50 cents ladies are free It is requested that all bring a lunch basket Dances at Clear Spring are set for Friday Dec 25 and Saturday Dec 26 E Schuenemann extends a friendly invitation Leap Year Dance at Matzddorf Hall Sunday Dec 27 Admittance for ladies is 25 cents men free H Lenzen and Son extend a friendly invitation New Years Day dance at Rhodes Hall on Friday Jan 1 King Pot Shooting in Green Valley Friday Jan 1 Dance at night Green Valley Shooting Club invites all to come 75 years ago Arlene Krueger Scales J Mickesch of Comaltown says that sixtyseven years ago on December 8 his family came to New Braunfels from Germany with the Nowotny and Weidner families and that it was some trip It was made in a sailing vessel and took 13 weeks They left the old country in August and the latter part of November CamP V Knt Q birr came in sight of Galveston but a big storm blew up and they could not make the Harbor and the vessel was blown so far from its course that it was three weeks later before they were back again and made their landing safely They came to New Braunfels where they had heard of the Prince Solms settlement made a few years previously and here all three families have been ever since Much work has been done recently on the interior of the Opera House and the proprietor Mr Jack Kauffman has a playhouse that would be a credit to any town several times larger than this Nor is this all Good pictures are shown the place is kept strictly sanitary and no rowdyism or anything of that kind will be tolerated for a minute Children alone feel as safe there as if in their own homes Miss Mildred Frieze has returned from Eureka Springs Arkansas where she is attending school to spend the Christmas holidays with her parents Mr S H Frieze and wife Julius Schleyer Roland Heinen Henry Gruene Newborn Guinn James Eiband of the University of Texas and Ernest Eiband of New York are home for the holidays Dr and Mrs Noster of San Antonio were the Christmas guests of their daughter Mrs Herbert Adams Miss Norma Voelcker who is attending the Industrial College of Arts at Denton is spending the holidays with her sister Mrs Wagenfuehr and her father Emil Voelcker and family A Norwegian member of the 11 i Ml 1 I Lunch OFF Any Regular Entree And Up With This Ad Offer Expires Jan DineIn Only school board was asked to vote on whether the Bible be read in the school After several days of consideration he said I bane reading da Bible and no like him read in de skules he says too much about St Paul and notting about Minneapolis 50 years ago Betty Pfeuffer Triesch Headway toward ComaPs County Hospital was made by the general assembly of the Hospital Association meeting in the District Court Room Tuesday night when an estimated 100 delegates present approved work and recommendations of the Board of Directors including a method of financing location size and type of building of the proposed county hospital Plans call for a twostory hospital of 40 beds to be located don a block known as the Clemens property at Cross and Magazine Streets Merrit J Schumann 201 North Liberty Ave has been selected for training in the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps at the University of Texas Austin Selecting this school as his choice from 52 colleges and universities throughout the country He is one of the first to take advantage of the new scholarships offered by the Navy in its peace time officer procurement program includes a fouryear education of the candidates choice with all expenses paid and an allowance of a year After he receives his degree he will be commissioned an officer in either the United States Navy or Marine Corps and will serve on active duty for two years The marriage of Miss Phyllis A Bose daughter of Mr and Mrs Louis Mose to Captain William H Van Marter Army Air Corps son of the Rev and Mrs Van Marter Seneca Falls was solemnized on Saturday December 14 1943 at the First Evangelical and Reformed Church New Braunfels The Rev Berger performed the double ring ceremony Mrs Odin G Rose organist played the nuptial music and accompanied Miss Kathleen Eikel who sang Because and O Perfect Friends of Vera Elizabeth Eikel will be pleased to know that they may now tune in her New York Radio show Broadway Talks on Monday evenings at over Station KMAC San Antonio The show covers a discussion of current plays and features prominent actor and actresses Miss Eikel a niece of Mrs Vera Faust and a former resident of this city is writer producer of the show She is a graduate of New Braunfels High School and began her interest in writing as a reporter on the Herald from where she moved to radio in San Antonio and then to New York 25 years ago 1971 Myra Lee Adams Goff Kenneth G Ikels 23 Ridge Drive will receive his doctor of philosophy degree in chemistry from the University of Texas next Wednesday Dec 23 Ikels recently finished his doctoral thesis entitled Influence of Physical Properties at Separating Surfaces on Bubble Formation After Decompression of Olive Oil and Water Solution Rodney Timmermann Canyon High School senior was named all tournament guard at the Kennedy Invitational Tournament Dec 911 Timmermann averaged 20 points against Karnes City and 14 against Tilden Martha Jentsch Rt I Box 122 Hunter bagged this 29pound coyote Saturday while she was deer hunting at Hunter She had to be satisfied with her furry prize for the day since she didnt get her deer The coyote was walking toward her Miss Jentsch said and she brought it down at 50 yards with a 308 caliber rifle shortly after sunrise NATIONAL SOLD The Sam Caters have sold their National Hardware and Electric to the David Turn to Looking Page 9A EXTRA HOURS TO SHOP TOMORROWALL STORES OPEN AT SAM thursday thru OH ORIGINAL MICIS WHEN JUST A SAMPLE OF THE FABULOUS STOREWIDE SAVINGS 9ff IP MENS MISSES OUTERWEAR mm 29 JUNIORS1 SWEATERS BLOUSES PANTS A SKIRTS Who SAVE 42 SAVE MENS SPORTSWEAR DRESS CLOTHING ytv mm tff DRESSES FOR MISSES SPECIAL SIZES ytw takt mm 19 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