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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - December 18, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas HeraldZeitung g Thursday December a 9A Looking Back By ROSEMARE GREGORY Special to the HeraldZeitung 125 years ago 1872 Translators Carl and Ethel Saur Mr and Mrs W Clemens Jr have returned from their honeymoon Edward Naegelin Bakery and Confectionery Seguin Street sells baked goods Also he has received edible items to use as Christmas tree decorations Many Christmas gifts are available in local shops Mrs Hoffmann on San Antonio Street sells childrens and womens clothes and toys Ernest Scherff sells toys and musical instruments Schramm and Benner sells Christmas gifts and toys and remains open in the evening 100 years ago 1897 Translator Lottie Nebergall Miller Buy yourself a Hack suit for the holidays at Henne and Tolle Five dollars to everyone who between now and Christmas buys Davis sewing machine as a gift at Emil Voelcker The finest candies for decorating the Christmas tree are found at Geues Fine northern flour for sale at Olga KJappenbach Turkey Bowling on Streuers lanes at Comal Club on Saturday Dec 19 75 years ago Arlene Krueger Scales THE INDOOR Childs Welfare Club staged another beneficial and worthy success when assisted by the school children they gave a delightfully realistic indoor circus in the high school building Saturday night parade which was made up of clowns cowboys a band wagon and the circus elephant passing through the streets Saturday afternoon attracted a large crowd to the evening performance side shows opened at and were surprisingly good The main performance started at and many doting parents were surprised at the newly discovered ability of their acrobatic and talented offsprings performers consisted of tight rope walkers strong man trained animals among which the elephant attracted special attention skilled acrobats and Hawaiians Hawaiian music and Hawaiian dancing clowns to furnish the laughs and even a bunch of sprightly folly girls one of which gave a brilliant solo dance which was heartily applauded by the appreciative audience Mr Emil Eggelins 26piece juvenile orchestra furnished the music throughout the evening Louis Staats the cement man of New Braunfels last week finished 150 feet of cement roadway near Barbarosa and has been awarded in competition a culvert of two spans 3X6 this side of Solms in which about 40 yards of cement will be used Wm H Gebhardt the man who put San Antonio on the map with his chili powders was visiting with friends here last week Mr Gebhardt first started to put out his Mexican products in New Braunfels but was unable to get the financial backing here which was necessary to swing such a large proposition and was compelled to move to San Antonio Messers Wilhelm Altwein and Louis Mittendorf both well known New Braunfels musicians and who for quite a while have been traveling with the Christy Brothers shows are at home again and will spend the winter months with relatives Early in the spring they will again engage with the show Owing to the large number of people who could not get into Echo Hall for the German play given last week it will be repeated Sunday There will be no reserved seats doors open at and the performance starts at sharp Dance after the play 50 years ago Betty Pfeufler Triesch Four alleged rustlers were arrested in San Antonio Monday night and brought to Comal County Jail and charged with stealing cattle in Comal County Friday night Dec 5 according to reports from the sheriffs four men identified as Robert O Smith and his three sons Robert Jr Davis H and Lewis G were arrested in their home at 938 Hildebrand San Antonio Monday night by Inspector of the Texas Cattle Raisers Association J E Hodges and Deputy Sheriff R G Beckman of Bexar County and turned over to Sheriff Doc Scholl here for trial were booked by Sheriff Scholl for theft of cattle from Comal and Bexar Counties had been helping the Cattle Raisers Association in tracking down the rustlers who had been taking cattle in the ranches of the two counties Two students from New Braunfels are among the more than 100 students from Southwest Texas State College who will present the colleges annual Christmas time production of Handels The Messiah in New Braunfels on 18 at the Seele Parish House Dorothy Linnartz plays violin and Oliver Nowotny is tympanist in the orchestra that thjs year for the first time accompanies the chorus in singing the beloved Christmas story County Superintendent of Schools Specht was named County Chairman of the Comal County Chapter of the American Red Cross by the membership last week He succeeds Mrs Florence John K Schaefer who had been also by the nominating committee had previously withdrawn his name Milton Haas was named Secretary Dancing again will be permitted in Landa Park at the covered dance pavilion formerly used for roller skating the City Commission ruled nickelodeon will be installed for dancing purposes Mayor Nuhn said The contract for skating has been released and dancing will again be permitted You Are Invited To Attend Our OPEN HOUSE Formal Opening of Our New DODGE PLYMOUTH HEADQUARTERS AT 547 S SEGUIN AVE Saturday Dec to 9 BECKER MOTER CO Every farmer in Comal County who is eligible to vote in the farm program elections in the county should vote advises ErwinR Goebel chairman of the county agricultural conservation committee Elections will be in Community A at Ludwig Store Freiheit Community B County Courthouse Community C Bagby Store and Community D Albert Kanz Store The chairman advises that all persons participating in the 1947 Agricultural Conservation Program the Sugar Program or who had a Federal Crop Insurance contract in 1947 are eligible to vote whether owner operator tenant or sharecropper Evelyn Peterson 29 daughter of Wesley Peterson Comal Power Plant received publicity as one of the up and coming actresses in radio television in the latest issue of Radios Peterson was recently awarded Miss Hobby of 1947 by the National Hobby Crafts and Science show in Madison Square Garden She is reported to have all qualifications necessary to become a television actress being photogenic and passing a radio voice AUTOMOTIVE AUDIO Christmas Special Boxes For Cars Trucks in Stock Starting at CloseOut Pioneer Subwoofer boxes 29 95 a piece SALE Radar Detector Starting at Orion XTR10 500 Watt Series 3 99 95 a piece Cerwin Vega Component set 6 Mid 1 Tweeter XOver 159 95 Alpine CD Changer 16 Disc Wireless Remote FM Modulated 495 installed Clarion Detachable Face HI Power 239 95 Gin Certificates Available 21 Years la Car Audio We Repair All Audio Equipment Free Estimates Jensen 2way 6x9s ON SALE 529 95 a pair Assorted Colors Of Carpet Vinyl and Grill Cloth in Stock 40 Channel CB Radio Blowout Polk Audio 150 watt 2way 6x9s 139 95 Autotek 800 Watt Amp 1 1 Bass Boost 359 95 Clarion Disc CD Changer with FM Modulator 295 Kenwood 2way 80 Watt Speakers 59 95 pr MIX Amp 2Channel Watts 199 95 Limited quantities of items on sale or on closeout CloseOut 500 Watt MIX 10 Thunderpro 59 95 a piece Remote Control Alarms With 2 Remotes Installed Starting at 99 Custom and premade boxes in stock FREE Estimates on all repairs WINDOW TINTING Auto Residential Commercial FREE Estimates AUTOMOTIVE AUDIO 6294107 71 ON Walnut New Braunfels 3961223 test At present she is in New York with her mother planning on a career for Miss Peterson attended High School in New Braunfels and later moved to San Antonio with her mother After a voice test she went to New York looking for a part in a radio program She found on her arrival in New York that Texas clothes are all wrong for the city so had to purchase a new wardrobe Clothes she likes best are still her jeans and boots however and she wears them every chance she gets 25 years ago 1972 Myra Lee Adams Goff New Braunfels Independent School District trustees voted Tuesday night to hire BobPhillips now a superintendent of schools in north Texas as assistant superintendent to replace will leave the district in midJanuary to finish his doctorate at Texas is now the superintendent of schools at Tulia a class 2A District a position he has held since 1966 The Birth of Christ is being celebrated in churches throughout the town and many are observing the season with programs this coming Sunday Two of these are the Holy Family Catholic Church which will present Los Pastores Sunday afternoon at 3 and First United Methodist Church which is planning a childrens program telling the story of the Nativity through scripture story and song with a candle lighting service to climax the evening Submitted by the Comal County Historical Commission and the Sophienburg Museum and Drapery Cleaning Area Rug Cleaning Carpet Cleaning Upholstery Cleaning COIT FOR SERVICE CALL 1 8OOFORCOIT 1 8 O O 3 6 7 2 6 4 8 Experience You Can Trust Call For Free Estimates TThis Weeks Special EXPIRE DEC GwA Area Rugs OFF DH0AB V 6253477 INTERIORS 386 W San Antonio New Braunfels VISA TRACTOR SUPPLYC9 PRICES GOOD THROUGH DEC 24TH DEWALT HEAVY DUTY ANGLE GRINDER 650 Watts Out 120V AC Motor Wheel Capacity 11 Spindle With Spindle Lock All Ball Bearing Construction Rubber Cordset High Performance Fan Cooled Motor with Replaceable Brushes XR PACK Extended RunTime Battery Anti Slip Comfort Grip Heavy Duty Keyless Chuck with Electric Brake Includes 1 Hour Charger XR Battery and Steel Case 3994351 2 BATTERY CORDLESS DRILL 219 99 3884204 69 99 HEAVY DUTY PROFESSIONAL GRINDER HEAVY DUTY IMPACT WRENCH Amps 2100 RPM Reversing 2700 1 Ball Bearing Construction 3894377 Amps RPM 20 Polyester Spindle With Spindle Lock Paddle Switch and 3 Position Handle Ball Bearing Construction 3884389 99 99 189 99 Heavy Duty Keyless Chuck Variable Speed Reversing Amps 02500 RPM 100 Ball Bearings Built in 2Way Level 3894385 HEAVY DUTY DRILL 69 HEAVY DUTY TWIST DRILL BIT SET 13 Piece Heavy Duty Split Point Bits in Metal Index Box Parabolic Rute Design Efficient Chip Removal Industrial M7 Grade Steel Split Point Design for QuickStart Drilling SSWM 14 HEAVY DUTY CHOP SAW Amps 3800 RPM Spindle Lock and Pivoting Fence Quick Clamping System 100 Ball and Roller Bearings Quick Lock Vise Includes 14 Abrasive Wheel and Wrench 99 219 TOOLS FOR CHRISTMAS 1500 East Court Seguin 3721222 87 Sun 105
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