Friday, April 18, 1997

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 18, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas 2A n HeraldZeituna a Friday April Museum from Page 1 fels and it underwent renovations again in the 50s and 70s Weve just over collected with all the history weve said Oatman This area has such a rich past its hard to house it alt in one In 1975 the association began the project of archiving the areas past Iris Schumann who has volunteered at the museum and archives for over 20 years said she was part of that project Schumann said she began volunteering in 1974 when she was a history graduate student at Southwest Texas State University At some point along the way I said to one of the ladies if you ever have someone interested in wanting to organize an archive I have an interest in helping with said Schumann Schumann was eventually taken up on her offer and in 1982 the Sophienburg Archives was opened on a parttime basis to the public Today the archives are located in the old city hall building and the museum remains in its original building Oatman said the museum has about 100 exhibits and the displays change three or four times a year to encourage return trips Included in the museum displays are a history room a tools exhibit the Landa family carriage and replicas of early businesses We received most of the artifacts from the community over the said Oatman A lot of the artifacts are given to us through the families when they want to preserve it for the The archives contain a variety of paper documents books and photographs Oatman said the photograph collection alone contains over a million images Oatman said many of these documents came from families county records and inhouse research Weve actually become known as a German immigration research said Oatman Our first query over the internet was a man doing research in Germany Because of the information we found for him he came here to do Ninetynine percent of the staff at the archives is volunteers and that building would not run without the said Oatman Theres a lot of competition in town to volunteer and were really going to need to get more people involved in the future to help the current The museum which is located at 401 W Coll is open 10 to 5 Monday through Saturday and 1 to 5 Sunday Admission is for adults and for students For information call 6291572 The Archives at 200 N Seguin is open from 10 to 4 Monday through Friday Admission is for adults and for students For information call 629 1900 Graduation from Page 1 a team A hay ride along the Cibolo Creek a DJ and a sunrise breakfast campfire will enliven the party as well Door prizes and lots of food and drink will also be offered Since its inception seven years ago at CHS the event has grown tremendously Allen said Each year it has grown bigger and the event has gotten more people Allen said Most people recognize there is a need for kids to have a drugand alcoholfree party The only way to afford this event on this level is tor everybody to pull Allensaid CHS students and parents had raised the money for the event by having a nine pin bowling tournament at Freiheit a powder puff football game a senior Sadie Hawkins dance a golf tournament and discount cards for places around town Our main fundraiser has been personal bricks that will pave the main areas connecting the school to the new facility which they are building which is the commons and Allen said We will be taking orders on that by May People wishing to have their personal inscriptions on the bricks can buy one for or two or more for each Smithson Valley High Schools Project Graduation party will be held at University Bowling in San Antonio on Friday May 29 Nancy Wagner Project Graduation chairwoman said The students will be bussed to the event which will be held from midnight until 6 There will be bowling and we will have a casino Wagner said At the same complex is the Crystal Ice Palace which has two ice rinks We will arrange for the students to have broom ball a form of hockey in one and the other for ice The casino area will have a blackjack table and roulette wheel tables Food and a DJ will also be provided The play money students win from the casino can be used to buy prizes that will be auctioned off at the end of the night The party will end with a breakfast buffet It is real important to offer kids a last chance to be together before they go their separate ways and to provide them with a safe alcohol free party and have a lot of Wagner said Lubys Cafeteria in New Braunfels helped by donating a percentage of its profits to all three schools Project Graduation parties For more information on contributing to the Project Graduation parties contact Reneau Allen 6252016 and Wagner before Obituaries Gilbert A Muenchow Gilbert A Muenchow a lifelong resident of San Antonio Texas passed away at the age of 80 years at home He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No 8541 and Moose Lodge No 744 He retired from Lackland Air Force Base with 35 years service in Civil Engineering and served in World War II in the Navy He is survived by his wife of 31 years Hattie T Muenchow step children John Polnn Robert Schecl Darline Preiss brothers Metmuth Muenchow and Udo Muenchow numerous nieces nephews and a host of friends Funersl services were Tuesday April 13 at Mission Park Funeral Chapels South with burial at San Jose Burial Park Mission Park San Antonio Allen Ray Tschoepe Allen Ray Tschoepe of Seguin passed away Thursday April 17 1997 at the age of 60 years He is survived by wife of 40 years Barbara Tschoepe of Seguin daughter Tina Van Booven and husband Steve of Seguin sdns Stephen and Dougals both of Seguin grandchildren Ashley Tyler and Logan Van Booven of Seguin father Bernard Twchoepe and wife Vernice of New Braunfels sister Janet England and husband Charles of Seguin mother inlaw Mildred Blay of Seguin half brother Russell Tschoepe of New Braunfels and halfsister Debbie Tschoepe of New Braunfels Funeral services will be 2 Saturday April 19 1997 at Goetz Memorial Chapel with the Rev Stanley Sultemeier officiating Interment will be in the San Geronimo Cemetery under the direction of Goetz Funeral Home Visitation will be from 9 until 9 Friday April 18 1997 at Goetz Funeral Home Goetz Funeral Home Seguin Michael Fressie Funeral arrangements are complete at Zoeller Funeral Home for Michael Fressie who passed away in Indianapolis on April 15 1997 at the age of 94 years Visitation will begin at 5 Friday with a rosary to be recited in the Zoeller Funeral Home Chapel at 7 A mass of celebration will be conducted at 10 Saturday April 19 1997 at the Sts Peter and Paul Catholic Church Stlterment to follow in the Peter andPaul Catholic Cemetery her loving husband Alan K Sheldon of Cibolo Texas one son Alan K Sheldon Jr and wife Gwen mother Lorena Drury four sisters Louise Werner Josephine Gertenbach Florence Steele and Cordelia Richardson and one brother James Drury Graveside services will be held at 2 Friday April 18 1997 at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society or to Hospice New Braunfels 3rd Gtntrtticn FRIDAY JUKEBOX SHUFFLEBOAKD POOL SATURDAY PRIVATE PARTY EVERY SUNDAY BRET GRAHAM CountryNo Cover COOKOUT 625HALL 255 Saengerhalle POT T PTS Spring Allergies Do you COUGH with your SPRING ALLERGIES You may be eligible to participate in a research study using an investigational medication Ages 12 above needed FREE Allergy Skin Testing EKG Lab Testing Physician Monitoring QUALIFIED PATIENTS PAID UP TO CENTRAL TEXAS HEALTH RESEARCH New Braunfels TX 6299036 METRO 6090900 LESTER W JONAS Candidate For School Board Trustee District 5 Comal Independent School District Served CISD 19681983 New Braunfels Police Department Officer 19721978 Constable Pet 19811984 Lifelong resident Comal County A proven civic and community leader ifA proven businessman SB Above all a devoted family man Lester W Jonas is husband to Dannette TuckerJonas and father to three daughters Kasey K Tucker age 21 M Jeanna Tucker age 18 and Whitney R Jonas age 6 Just as he is dedicated to working and caring for his own family Lester will provide capable and caring leadership for your children the children of Comal TOUR VOICE IS YOUh VOTE1 Paid for by the Committee to Elect Lester W Jonas District 5 School Board Trustee Comal County NAFTA working 3rd ol Fitmlly Strvict FUNERAL HOME Elrine Fischer Funeral arrangments are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Elrine Fischer who passed away at her residence in Guadalupe County on Thursday April 17 1997 at the age of 89 years FUNERAL HOME Katherine Sheldon Funeral arrangments are complete at Zoeller Funeral Home for Katherine Sheldon who passed away in New Braunfels April 16 1997 at the age of 66 years Survivors include er of Family FUNERAL HOME Edmund Schievelbein Funeral arrangements are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Edmund Schievelbein who passed away Friday April 18 1997 at the Colonial 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