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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - August 21, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas                                8A r HeraldZeltung n Thursday August 21 1997 Archives Anonymous By MICHELLE OATMAN and JOHN MOLER photo editor Special to the HeraldZeitung The 1941 Class of Lamar School must have been studying hard AA 97058 is almost 100 percent identified thanks to William Lassig and Pearly Sowell We still need three more names to give this picture a perfect grade so if you know the ones that have the give us call We would like to fill in all the missing people The identifications for the group photo is from left back row Pauline Wimberly Lillian Schubert Norma Intrau Egon Dietert Raymond Pehl Lorene Kanz Elva Rae Fischer Merritt Schumann middle row Mary Jo Wharton Dorthy Oppermann Almerise Dietert Carolyn Stillowert Frances Alves front row William Lassig Goswin Kanz Billy McClaughin Lucille Schmidt Alcot Kanz Charles Kramer Dickey Rutherford Charlene Kramer Ann Rutherford and Julia Odiorne Thank you again to William Lassig and Pearly Sowell Mr Mrs Schlathcr in 1959 was also identified The photo is of Emma Ludwig Schlather and Alfred Schlather on their 50th wedding anniversary The couple was married Dec 4 1909 We thank their son Walter Schlather for getting the names of his parents and the date of their wedding I would like to the thank one of our faithful identifiers Roberta Mueller She has been working on a past Archives Anonymous picture for us She never gives up on getting the names for a photo she might know Thanks Roberta Time still remains for a few more trips down the river before the season ends AA97059 is a young man who seems to have already been down one trip and might be hauling the tubes for a second time If you can help us put a name with this gentleman please help us out and give us a call AA97060 is a family group photo We think the back says that it is from the Babel or something close to that If you recognize any family member help us clarify this and get the familys first names Maybe you can help us date the picture as well Calling all teachers if you are interested in touring the museum or the archives with a class give us a call and we will work it out with you The whole point of preserving for the future is to let the future generation know what we have Our archives is an invaluable wealth of information for research If you have a class project let the students know about the archives Take a tour yourself and see what we have to offer If you are interested in an after hours tour we are scheduling let us know We want the information we have been gathering for generations to be available for your students use As always KEEP READING KEEP REMEMBERING KEEP CALLING or come by AA97058 AA97057 Military Notes Army Pvt Lisa A Gonzales has graduated from the petroleum supply specialist course at Fort Lee Petersburg Va Students received instruction in receipt storage issue shipping and distribution of petroleum oil and lubricant products used by the Army Included in the training was instruction on petroleum and water accounting operating equipment associated with fuels and water distribution and fueling and defueling operations and procedures on vehicles aircraft and stationary equipment Gonzales is the daughter of Roger Perez Sr and Rachel M Monte of New Bruunfds Her husband Jose is the son of Joseph and Sylvia Rodriquez of San Antonio New Braunfels Navy veteran Carl Lavin submitted his memories of working aboard Old 1 remember when Old Iron Sides came to Corpus Christi Texas in the early 1930s Our Sea Scouts of the ship Atbofa went to Corpus to help visitors who came aboard Our main adult leader was Cap Keith Gordon retired British Commander of the Royal Navy One of the first things Capt Gordon called to our attention as we approached the ship was the rigging lines were right stranded lines ropes to instead of left stranded lines as on the original ship The ship was to have been sailed down the coast to Corpus but we were told not enough sailors familiar with square riggers were available so it was towed Capt Gordon was a very interesting person He had built a model of Old Ironsides making guns that would actually fire small pellets etc lie gave the model to the museum in Brackenridge Park for a temporary display but later took it and sent it to England saying the public did not appreciate it He told us tales of when he sailed the seas and the British flag was respected all they had to tell a Slave Runner or Pirate Ship To surrender in the kings and they would do so All this was quite a wonderful experience for us young teenagers Reading about Old Ironsides in the San Antonio paper recently brought these memories back to Mary O Von Stein has completed a Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps ROTC field training encampment at Barksdale Air Force Base Bossier City La The summer curriculum consists of orientation on jet aircraft career opportunities human relations education and opportunity training Physical fitness and survival training also arc emphasized The field training is normally attended by cadets between their second and third year of college The cadet is a student at the University of Texas Austin Von Stein is the daughter of David P and Grace I Jennings of New Braunfels She is a 1994 graduate of Leander High School Josh VV McMillin received practical work in military leadership at the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps ROTC Advanced Camp at Fort Lewis Tacoma Wash The camp attended by cadets normally between their third and fourth years of college includes instruction in communications management and survival training Successful completion of the advanced camp and graduation from college results in a commission as a second lieutenant in the Army Guard or Reserve The cadet is a student at the University of South Carolina Columbia McMillin is the son McMillin of New Braunfels and Eileen M Simpkins of Aurora Ohio Air Force Airman Rodney S McCutchen has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base San Antonio During the six weeks of training the airmen studied the Air Force m i s s i o n organization and customs and received special training in AirmanRodneyS human relations McCutchen adtlition airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward an associate degree through For All Your Body Shop Needs BECKER MOTOR CO 547 S Seguin Mew Brauntels 6063463 Come to TriCity Electric Supply Lighting Thursday August 21 and Friday August 22 and save 50 and more Join us for a hot dog and drink under the big tent 1172 Landa St New Braunfels the Community College of the Air Force McCutchen is the son of Don K McCutchen of Canyon Lake and Joyce Jasperson of Boerne He is a 1995 graduate of Boerne High School Air Force Tech Sgt Carlos P Caballero has graduated from the Air Force Noncommissioned Officer NCO Academy at Tyndall Air Force Base Panama City Fla The graduates received advanced military training leadership and manage me n techniques and behavioral science studies Caballero is a plans scheduling and documentation supervisor with the Second Fighter Squadron at Tyndall He is the son of Reyes L and Felipa Caballero of New Braunfels His wife Tammy is the daughter of Anna Blake of New Braunfels and Charles Blake of San Antonio The sergeant is a 1994 graduate of North Carolina Wesleyan College Rocky Mount The Women in Military Service Memorial Foundation will dedicate The Womens Memorial Oct 18 The memorial was authorized by Congress in 1986 It is being built at the gateway to Arlington National Cemetery in Washington It will honor the more than million women who have served or are serving in the armed forces One of the key features of the memorials education center is a computerized data base to contain a record of women who have served in the military from the American Revolution through Operation Desert Storm and beyond feern friends or descendants are asked to provide her name branch of service and a short narrative of her military Centex experiences Of the estimated worrten veterans in Texas only Have registered thus far Women veterans can call 800 2222294 for information on entering a name in the historic honor roll Recently Moved Getting Married New Baby Give us a call ELCOME AGON Wlus THOUSANDS OF OFFICE PRODUCTS 900 South Seguin Ave by the underpass 6293979 109th GILLESPIE COUNTY FAIR August 2124 At the Gillespie County Fair Grounds in Fredericksburg The Oldest Continuous County Fair In Texas THURSDAY 5 Grounds Admission Carnival FRIDAY W down Main Street II and Carnival Open Entertainment 7 Contest 9 to PEOPLES CHOICE SATURDAY 10 and Carnival Open I Horse Races 26 Entertainment THOMAS HAYES THOMAS SUNDAY 10 and Carnival Open 1 Horse Races 26 Entertainment THROUGHOUT THE FAIR Livestock Judging Ag 4 Home Products Displays Couwtrcial Displays Exhibits Petting Zoo Arts Crojts Admission ThursdayFree FridayFree fof school children and senior citizens adults SaturdaySunday 1 children 612 adults reserved seats box seats after 6 Saturday For more information call 8309972359 Wade Hayes   

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