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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 17, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas                                HeraldZeitung g Friday October g 3A Helping Photo submitted Employees at Entex recently conducted a food drive to help the Food Bank restock Its shelves The food collected was delivered to at Its location at 248 Merriweather St Employees who delivered the food from left are service foreman Lester Lee executive secretary Dorothy Schuttz advanced serviceman Vickie Erben and personnel manager Jerry Prlbyl They are looking at a donor sheet signed by Angellne Borgfeld member acknowledging Entexs contribution of 945 pounds of food Equal partners claim true love Dear Abby In response to Happy to Be Rons Girl yuck I am dismayed that someone can call herself an oldfashioned girl yet shirk her moral responsibilities and be Rons livein honey instead of his wife Rons Girl has a warped definition of true love since they are not willing to make he commitment of marriage Rons got it made He has all the benefits of lover mommy maid and slave without the hassle of commitment My husband and Iare both working professionals and we share household responsibilities Just because I dont want to spend my life being my husbands maid doesnt mean Im We have anequal partnership which my husband and I agree is the definition of true Unlike Rons who didnt have enough courage to let you print her name you may print mine I stand behind my convictions Stacy L Verdick Case Elaine Minn Dear Stacy Since I ran the letter from Happy to Be Rons I have been inundated with mail from irate readers who were morally offended at the thought of couples living together Read on Dear Abby Happy to Be Rons Girl boasted that she had good looks and brains and was happy to serve her man a good meal and show her love by doing his laundry Thats fine and dandy and I applaud her for it But she went on to brand women who aspire to shirking domestic duties as lazy Well Id like to add another thing Shes also smug and arrogant How dare this supposedly brainy woman flaunt her holierthanthou attitude and pass judgment on the rest of us who are domestically challenged In my opinion there are other ways of showing your love besides cooking and ironing clothes For 12 years I have been happily married to a loving wonderful man who married me despite my wellknown aversion to household chores and inability to follow a recipe To Rons I say To each her own sister And if youre so how come he has not given you a wedding ring to prove his love Please dont use my real name Just sign me Incensed in Florida Dear Abby In response to Happy to Be Rons Girl the woman who scolded contemporary women for not catering to or waiting on their men I am a 38yearold married career woman and the mother of two teen agers I possess some excellent old fashioned morals thanks to my parents who taught me love respect and a host of other decent things Those two people would be the first ones to promote and endorse equality in the home We dont use the word however Rather we stress responsibility and contribution by everyone I pity Rons who probably has never experienced the joy of coming home to clean dishes or supper prepared by a loving husband Steamed up in Nebraska Obituaries From Page 2A GLORIA HARDY Kind gentle helpful loving a devoted wife mother and grandmother Gloria Hardy was a woman of wonderful spirit and strength of character She possessed an unwavering faith in God that helped her through difficult times During her short illness she received a tremendous amount of love and support from relatives and friends Her family would like to thank all who helped in so many ways Gloria Herma Hitzfelder was born Feb 1 1926 in New Braunfels to Herman Hitzfelder Sr and Wanda Pfeuffer Hitzfelder She attended Spring Branch Elementary and later graduated from New Braunfels High School and Draughons Business College On August 19 1944 she married her beloved husband Ben Hardy Gloria lived her entire life in the New Braunfels area where she raised her three children and established many endearing friendships She enjoyed being active with the First Baptist Church VFW Auxiliary and her monthly Bunco group She loved puttering in her yard and garden and in the evenings joining Ben in the cedar swing set to watch their cattle Most people will remember her as always present in the bleachers supporting her husband and the basketball teams he coached for 30 years at Canyon High School Some will remember her from the New Braunfels Smokehouse where she worked in the main office for thirteen years or from the twenty years at First Federal Savings and Loan as a consummate professional and the officer who could best communicate with the older German speaking residents of the community She was immensely proud of her heritage Gloria was needed in heaven on October 16 1997 She is preceded in death by her parents Herman and Wanda Hitzfelder and two sisters Irene Hitzfelder and Joyce Hitzfelder She is survived by her husband Ben Hardy of New Braunfels her daughter Sheryl Hardy Marshall and SheryPs son Cameron Hardy Marshall of Austin her sons James Hardy of New Braunfels and Leroy Hardy and his wife Patricia of Incline Village Nevada She also is survived by her sister Dorene Laas and her husband Weldon Laas of Brookshire Texas her brother Herman Hitzfelder Jr and his wife Jimmie of Art Texas and many special nieces nephews and cousins Goodbye Gloria you are greatly missed Funeral services will be held Monday Oct 20 1997 at 10 at First Baptist Church in New Braunfels with The Rev Howard Thrift officiating Interment will follow at Comal Cemetery Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice New Braunfels Visitation will be held Sunday afternoon from 2 to 6 at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home AGNES LOUISE GRIMM Funeral arrangements are pending at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home for Agnes Louise Grimm who died at Glen Burnie Maryland Thursday October 1997 at the age of 85 Change the oil change a life New Braunfcls HeraldZeitung Working to be an indispensable part of your day Subscribe Call 6259144 Recently Moved Getting Married New Baby Give us a call OLLBRECHTS PHARMACY Owned Since Halloween Greeting Cards 6253211 339 Main Plaza From Page 1A Canyon Lake allegedly tried to steal the trucks The clutch was burned out of one and Elbel flipped the other police records show Our response rime was hampered due to our apparatus that was damaged during a burglary at the fire station Scott said In the amount of structural damage yes it made a Elbel remained in the Comal County Jail this morning on charges of burglary of a building and theft of more than Bond was set at Lt Dennis Koepp with the Comal County Sheriffs Office said the department was looking into possible criminal charges against Elbel relating to the Thursday afternoon fire Right now we are researching the penal code and seeing if something like that is he said The injured fire victim remains at McKenna Memorial Hospital hospital officials said The Bradzoil Ten Minute Change in New Braunfels will donate from every oil change on Saturday to the National Education Schol arship Fund Bradzoil Ten Minute Change is located at 988 Mission Drive It will be open from 8 to COMMUNICATION SOURCE Students From Page 1A seven representing Asia to two representing the US and Canada Just looking at the number in each group the students were able to predict the way the food and wealth would be divided In the US and Canada theyre probably not going to have a problem with having enough food because they only have two one student pointed out Laudun then passed out peanuts divided according to the food availability and wealth of each region Youre going to get an idea of how much we actually have or dont have based on what you she said Many of the students were upset when their group received three or four peanuts compared to the pile of peanuts US and Canada received Can I move to the United States asked one boy in the Latin America group that received four peanuts Im packing my bags and The students quickly realized the importance of sharing and reaching out to people in other countries Its not fair to people in Africa and Asia and the people in the other countries should donate food to said another student in the Asia group The students then got to crack their nuts open and count the actual number of peanuts they had and divide them among the members of the group The students realized that by dividing what they had and snaring there was enough for everyone But helping feed the less fortunate was not the only lesson the students learned Laudun pointed out the amount of peanut shells left behind One student said that even though the United States had fewer people they produced more waste The group thought of several ways this amount could actually be reduced through reuse and recycling However the lesson of sharing was driven home One boy suggested students and parents write the President of the United States about the problem Others said food drives were important and wanted to collect food at school I thought the project was really said student Megan Mitchell I never knew some countries like Asia and Africa were so short of food It taught me a Sprint Sprint PCS 600 Anytime Minutes 60 300 Anytime Minutes 40 TOLLFREE TEXAS Talk Time BONUS and Sony InCar Adapter Samsung Digital Phone 2 Tickets to Spurs Family Pass to Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch Join us for our ILTOB on Saturday October 18th from 11 2 826 Hwy 81 W 830 Digital PCS Cellular Paging Accessories This offer good thru See store for details Exclusive offer by The Communication Source CLIP OUT TEAM SIMPSON RACING of New Braunfels is interviewing and hiring D SEWING MACHINE D FIBERGLASS D SPRAY PAINTERS OPERATORS MOULDERS Excellent Pay Benefits Check the job of your preference Place your name address phone number and Social Security number on this form and mail to TEXAS WORKFORCE COMMISSION 609 S Business 35 Old Hwy 81 New Braunfels TX 78130 or Seguin Texas Workforce Commission 1105 King St Seguin TX 78155 AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Addiess I Names Child Phone Cost Mail or Drop Off The New Braunfels HeraldZeitung 707 Landa New Braunfels TX 78130 DEADLINE Friday October   

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