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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 9, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas jjOA 0 HeraldZeltuna n Wednesday April Looking Back By ROSEMARIE UEISSNER GREGORY Special to the HeraidZeitung 125 years ago 1872 Translators Carl and Ethel Saur Heinrich Rennert Joseph and Heinrich Seekatz have returned to New Braunfels after a visit to Northern States Erection of the new metal bridge has begun August Ziegenhals sells beer lemonade and cider at his location on Comal Street Otto Struve certified firstgrade teacher will begin an evening first grade class on Thursday at 7 The cost is for a 3 month term 100 years ago 1897 Translator Lottie Nebergall Miller The president of the Railroad accompanied by a large group of other officials on Wednesday took a tour of the town and surrounding area The prospect of to lay tracks to New Braunfels seems to be getting better and better Red corrugated tin roofing No 26 at and galvanized roofing for to per 100 feet is for sale at Louis Henne Wanted A typesetter well versed in German and English Steady work Address Printer Zeitung New Braunfels Texas Mr John Nowotny agent for the New Braunfels Zeitung will visit people in the German settlements 75 years ago Arlene Krueger Scales Dr Scholl who is a graduate of the New Braunfels schools is putting out a line of veterinary remedies which are meeting with increasing success Dr Scholl is a graduate of the Veterinary Science Association of London Ontario Canada and has been using theses remedies in his practice until he feels assured that they meet the emergencies for which they were compounded Ed Dedeke is having a six room bunglow built on Coll street on the hill Ernst Koch has the contract Sippel Bros of the New Braunfels Buick assisted with the Buick display at the auto show in San Antonio the first of the week Miss Elsie Waldschmidt entertained with a charming Dancing party at Warnecke Camp on Thursday evening Delicious were served during the eveningThe young people were chaperoned by Miss F Waldschmidt Miss Hertha Waldschmidt and Sido Waldschmidt Those present were Misses Alice Heinen Elsie Galle Virginia Guinn Norma Roessing Lottie Nebergall Eltha Zipp Stella Windwehen Lillian Penshorn Roma Koepp and John Alonzo Guinn Arnold Richter Walter Faust Max Wenmohs Arnold Gulick William Kelenburg Julius Stein Martin Brinkmann and Roland Koepp Attendance at the Landa Park opening Sunday exceeded all previous records and no doubt the entire season will show like increases 50 years ago Betty Pfeuffer Triesch Arthur Schumann local merchant and longtime School Board member was unanimously elected president of the New Braunfels Independent School Board to succeed retiring Dr Hagler Tuesday night in the first meeting of the new board since the election of three new members New members to the board named in Saturdays election include Marvin Zipp Nowotny and Bill Warwick Other officers of the board all of whom were elected by acclamation include John Langston vice president Nowotny secretary and Bernstein treasurer The Junior Chamber of Commerce opened a longplanned drive to extend the city limits of New Braunfels when a delegation of four Jaycees including President Claude Scruggs Milton Kaderli Dean Capp and Edward Badouh handed Mayor Nuhn and the City Council a petition requesting that an election be called to extend the limits at a Council meeting Monday afternoon You know who we are and why we are Scruggs told Mayor Nuhn as he handed him the petition The citys population would jump to persons overnight by the extension of the city limits according to the Jaycees plan At least 10 subdivisions and two large industries as well as Milltown would be brought within the city limits Subdivisions which would be brought in include Highlands Park Landa Park Htghlands Number One and Two Morningside Acres Bergfeld Addition Blue Bonnet Park Lone Star and Wallace Miss Billie Lou Luckett has been named a duchess to the Texas College annual Cotton Style Show and Ball at on Friday April 18th Her escort will be Jack Krueger of New Braunfels Krueger is a junior at the Archives Annonymous college and 1st sergeant of Company A Field Artillery Purpose of the Cotton Ball is to raise funds to provide outstanding agricultural students with tours of the worlds cotton producing regions Duchesses represent southwest conference colleges Miss Joan Jester daughter of the governor will represent College as Duchess of the Agronomy Society 25 years ago 1972 Myra Lee Adams Goff The city received a check for for sales tax for the fourth quarter of This brings the total income from sales tax for the past year to the largest amount brought into the city since the tax was started in 1966 The New Braunfels High School AAAA band directed by Joe Rogers earned its fifth consecutive Sweepstakes Award March 29 at the Region 18 Concert and Sightreading Contest in The AAA band directed by Joe Alvarado earned its fourth consecutive Special Award March 28 The bands in the past seven years have earned 28 First Divisions out of a possible 29 in Regional competition Moved from the Rock Street field where it was built about 1850 the 65foot long log barn will become a part of a Conservation Society complex of early structures built by German immigrants Mr and Mrs Alvin Welsch bought the barn and have given it to the society for the education and enjoyment of future generations The largest logs are 13 inches in diameter at the base and 9 inches at the top about 16 feet long Rafters are logs spaced 30 inches on center fastened at the ridge line with mortise and tenon joints and with wooden pegs At the eaves fourinch squareheaded nails fasten rafters to the top log in the wall Roof sheeting is of roughsawed cypress planks covered with cypress shingles Apex of the roof is 17 above the floor and walls are 11 feet high Mr and Mrs Harold S Nelson of San Antonio formerly of New Braunfels are giving the cedar shakes to restore the roof The New Braunfels Independent School District Board of Trustees accepted a trust fund for scholarships from the parents of a former New Braunfels High School student Tuesday night before swearing in the new trustees and electing new officers of the Mr and Mrs Edmund Timmermann 495 S Chestnut signed the forms making the board of trustees the guardians of the trust given in memory of their daughter Doris Timmermann The interest from the trust fund is to be used for scholarships to students of New Braunfels Highs School The scholarships are for students not necessarily in the upper rank of their class to pursue further education in college business or trade schools The Elmhurst College Choir under the direction of T Howard Krueger is to appear at a concert of choral and bell music at First Protestant United Church of Christ Tuesday April 18 8 in the sanctuary Dr W Leslie Pugh pastor of the church invites all in the community to attend Wendy Triesch of New Braunfels a sophomore at the college is a member of the 40 voice choir and will appear with them here She is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Kenneth Triesch Submitted by Comal County Historical Commission and Sophienburg Museum and Archives AA97020 AA97021 AA97022 By MICHELLE OATMAN and JOHN MOLER photo editor Special to the HeraidZeitung The grades are in and last weeks column receives an We now have the names for every person in last weeks pictures The Baseball picture AA97 is the National Little League All Stars Aug 1966 Left to Right kneeling Mike Reimer Terry Grier Darrell David Barry Buske Jesse Smily Chapa Standing Rocky Hill Rodney Timmerman Danny Reininger Kevin Johnson Charlie Pfluger Domingo Alvarez Larry Fischbeck r Jerry Voges Garland Braune David Humphrey and Will Jones III Coaches Emmitt Schmidt Manager Rudy Reimer and Will Jones II We thank Rudy Reimer Mrs Millie Grier and Kevin Johnson for getting these names to us The 1947 Producers Coop Directors also did very well The photo that is still hanging in the Producers Coop has all the names listed We thank Bob Pfeuffer and John Karbach for helping get the following identifications Seated Otto Timmermann Ben Wolle Herman Blank Coreth Leslie Ehlers John Classen Sr John Karbach Hill Meserole Gus Schaefer Standing Arthur Weidner Laubach Ervin Voigt Herman Hitzfelder and Knibbe Great Job Lets go for 100 percent again on this weeks photographs We are going to be promoting AA97019 American Legion Post 179 4io w Coll New Braunfels J Across from the library 6250179 GLEN R PETERSON CIVIL PRACTICE Auto Accident Injuries Bankruptcy Child Support Collection Corporation Business Law DivorceContested Custody DlvorceUncontested Real Estate Law CRIMINAL LAW Felonies Misdemeanors Affordable Service LICENSED BY THE SUPREME COURT OF TEXAS AND THE COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS NOT CERTIFIED BY THE TEXAS BOARD OF LEQAL SPECIALIZATION the upcoming Folkfest May 3 and 4 and new for this year May 2nd we will hold a dance All this month we will run past Kindermasken Parade Photographs AA97021 is a trio of marchers Are they cute or what We just have to get these childrens names This picture was from the 1975 Parade You can tell the boy on the right just loves to get his picture taken To get your little one in this wonderful event a tradition in New Braunfels for generations be at the NB1SD Administration parking lot 430 W Mill May 3 It starts at 9 and Judging will be at Our second photo this week is another All star team This photo is the 1964 All Stars We did great with last weeks baseball picture lets do the same with this one hit it out of the park As always KEEP READING KEEP REMEMBERING KEEP CALLING 6291900 Or stop in the Sophienburg Archives 200 N Seguin the Old City Hall Submitted by the Sophienburg Museum and N B New Braunfels g Minor Emergency Medical Care When You Need Today Hours MondayFriday to tno MI Saturday to TT 6093413 J 226 N Union WATERBED HAVEN Poster Bed 711 N Walnut New Braunfels Texas 78130 2106253634 Brakes TuneUps More Nationwide Warranty Goodyear 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