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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 1, 2000, New Braunfels, Texas Thursday June HERALDZEITUNO Page 3A Improved technology for pacemakers Scientists have redesigned the standard pacemaker In an effort to alleviate congestive heart failure A standard pacemaker has a small computer placed beneath the collarbone and It monitors the heart IVvo small leads are threaded through a major vein and placed Inside the right side of the heart to deliver electricity computor The big change Is a third lead that delivers electricity to the left side of the heart It Is threaded Inside a vein that lays directly over the left ventricle This causes both sides of the heart to pump together in rhythm Clinton promises to share defense technology with allies BY TERENCE HUNT AP White House Correspondent LISBON Portugal AP Trying to calm fears of a nuclear arms race that would leave Europe vulnerable President Clinton promised Wednesday to share any new missile defense technology with allies saying it would be unethical to keep it solely for Americas protection Still European leaders remained uneasy about the proposed American system Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres speaking for the European Union declared We have Ill say all of us a main con cern about the program Addressing a sweep of foreign policy prob lems at a news conference on his second day in Europe Clinton also said there was a much greater sense of urgency in the Middle East peace process after Israels troop withdrawal from southern Lebanon All the balls are up in the he said Quickening the pace of Mideast diplomacy Clinton will meet here Thursday with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak He also touched base by telephone Wednesday with Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat The president spoke in the manicured gar dens of the 18th century Queluz Palace at the conclusion of an inconclusive meeting with Guterres who holds the current chairmanship of the 15nation European Commission and EU Commission President Romano Prodi BRIEFS Source Quldant Inc Emily Scientists study new pacemaker WASHINGTON AP Almost 5 million Americans have congestive heart failure where their hearts gradually lose the abil ity to pump blood Drugs help many but some whose hearts worsen despite medication have few options Now scientists are experiment ing with a new pacemakerlike device called a ventricular resyn chronizer that promises to help these struggling hearts beat more normally Prompted by such early promis ing results scientists are hunting more heart failure patients for a study to prove how well the experimental treatment made by Guidant really works Microsoft files last brief before ruling SEATTLE AP Microsoft filing a last brief before the judge weighing its fate offered top executives from Compaq DreamWorks and other companies Wednesday as poten tial witnesses against the govern ments proposal to break it into two companies Microsoft also submitted its suggested changes to the breakup plan They would allow Microsoft more time before a possible OBITUARIES breakup and would keep one of the two new companies away from the watchful eye of the Justice Department Airlines set limits for pets on planes ATLANTA AP Vicky Jenks two dogs whined from inside a cage Wednesday as an airport skycap checked them as baggage for a flight to Honolulu Had she waited another day Jenks would have been forced to choose between her dachshunds Peaches and Jake and her new job in Hawaii I probably wouldnt have she said I dont think I could have separated myself from With new federal rules requir ing airlines to report the number of animals killed or injured on flights several major carriers are refusing to allow pets to be checked as baggage this summer because of dangerous heat in cramped cargo holds Atlantabased Delta Air Lines which carried Jenks and her dogs to Honolulu will not allow ani mals to be checked as baggage in June July and August United and American have announced similar bans through September The carriers said they had the safety of the animals in mind even if it meant inconveniencing passengers GOODWIN DLauren AleiseVictoreen Goodwin a resident of Seguin Texas passed away Monday May 29 2000 at her residence at the age of two years DLauren was born to Shelley Hampton and Paul Goodwin Jr on Aug 31 1997 in New Braunfels Texas She was bap tized at St Paul Lutheran Church in New Braunfels on Jan She was preceded in death by New Braunfels Tracy and Hicks Harris of Agua Dulce and Carol and Matt Weissler of Corpus Christi cousins Nicole Cameron Chase and Chandler Celli Hondo Harris Megan and Travis Weissler nanny Marion Gaston of New Braunfels Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday June 1 2000 at St Paul Lutheran Church with the Dr Charles DeHaven officiating Burial will her in galley Hampton on April 14 1999 Memorial Park in Guadalupe Survivors include her parents Shelley and Paul Goodwin Jr of Seguin brothers Dustin and Dakota grandparents Marcelle and Paul Goodwin of San Antonio and Richard Hampton of New Braunfels aunts and uncles Ann and Tony Celli of New Braunfels Sharon and Mark Hampton of CSunty Texas In lieu of flowers food and other gifts please consider contribu tions to the DLauren Goodwin Fund which has been established at the Seguin State Bank in Seguin Texas Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home in New Braunfels DAVENPORT James Goodhue Jim Davenport 85 of San Antonio passed away Wednesday James was born in Bandera Texas February 21 1915 His parents were William J Davenport Jr and Norma Johnson Davenport He was a veteran of World War II serving in the Navy in the Pacific Theater He graduated from Bandera High School in 1933 His first marriage to Louise Manning in 1940 ended in divorce in 1948 In 1958 He married Nettie Midge Smith She pre ceded him in death in 1995 after 37 years of marriage He also was preceded in death by his parents a brother Joe Davenport and a sister Margaret Davis He is survived by a sister Ruth Mansfield of Bandera son James G Jr and wife Barbara of Houston daugh ter Margaret Lovelace and hus band Tommy of Houston step daughters Colleen Wilder and hus band Ray of Austin and Helen Butler of San Antonio and Margie Woodard and Jack of Corpus Christie He is also survived by 12 grand children numerous great and great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews Jim was a member of University Park Baptist Church the former International Typographical Union and a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Funeral services were held Saturday May 27 at at Roy Akers Funeral Chapels with the Rev Chuck Phillips officiating Graveside service were at Saturday at Bandera Cemetery in Bandera Texas Pallbearers were grand sons James Davenport III Gregory Davenport Jeff Butler Mike and Mark Littrell and grandsoninlaw David Krieger The family would like to extend a special thanks to Morningside Manor and the nursing staff on unit HEARD Shirley Lorraine Heard age 74 of New Braunfels Texas entered into eternal life on May Wake services will take place at Friday at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home in New Braunfels A Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 11 Saturday June at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in New Braunfels Texas with Father Clair Cazayoux celebrant Interment will follow at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park in New Braunfels Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home In New Braunfels ENGELHARDT Dr Hugo Tristram Engelhardt of New Braunfels passed away May 27 2000 at McKenna Memorial Hospital Dr Engelhardt was born in Houston Texas Jan 17 1912 to Dr Hugo Anton and Elsie Tristram Engelhardt He was preceded in death by his wife Beulah Karbach Engelhardt Dr Engelhardt remarried in 1994 to Emma Class Gary Other sur yiyors a son Hugo T Engelhardt Jr and wife Susan granddaughters Lisa Engelhardt of Austin Texas Christina Partridge and husband Brian and their son Duncan Hermann of College Station Dorothea Anitei and Julian and their daughter Macrina of Homer Alaska Son John Hugo Engelhardt of Fischer Texas survives along with his daughters Angelique and Sabrina of Bulverde Texas Dr Engelhardt was educated at the University of Texas and received his at Tulane University He interned at Santa Rosa Hospital in San Antonio 19371938 and practiced in San Antonio from 19381939 He was a fellow in medicine at Tulane University Medical School from 19391940 also instructor from 19401945 lec turing in medicine 1964 He was chief internist for Humble Oil Refinery Co in Houston from 19461964 and associate profes sor of medicine at Baylor University from 19451964 he taught at the University of Texas 1966 was associate physician at Jefferson Davis Hospital from 19451962 associate physician at Ben Taub Hospital in Houston Texas from 19621964 lecturer in medicine at Tulane University of Medicine New Orleans and visiting physician at Charity Hospital of New Orleans LA Dr Engelhardts memberships include Certified American Board of Internal Medicine 1945 American College of Physicians American Diabetes Association Gov for Texas 19611965 Houston Area Diabetes President Texas Diabetes Association President Texas Academy of Internal Medicine President MusserBurch Society President Houston Philosophical Society 19521964 Board of Governors Executive Saint Marys University San Antonio 1956 1961 First National Bank Brenham Texas Texas Medical Association American Medical Association Comal County Medical Society Biographical listings Whos Who in the South and Southwest American Men of Science Biological the American Catholic Whos Who Dr Engelhardt had many publica tions in his repertoire Visitation will take place from 2 to 9 Thursday June 1 2000 at the family home with a rosary being recited at 6 also at the family home The funeral mass is scheduled for 10 Friday June 2 2000 at Sts Peter Paul Catholic Church with Monsignor Eugene OCallaghan celebrant Interment will be at the Prairie Lea Cemetery at Friday The cemetery is located on Church Street in Brenham Texas Memorials may be made to the Sts Peter Paul Catholic Church Building Fund American Heart Association or to the American Cancer Society Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home NRW EUS HERALDZEITUNG Published on Sunday mornings and weekday mornings Tuesday through Friday by the New Braunfels Herald Zeitung USPS 377880 707 Landa or Drawer 311328 New Braunfels Comal County TX 78131 1328 Periodical postage paid by the Afew Braunfels HeraldZeitung in New Braunfels Texas Carrier delivered in Comal and Guadalupe counties three months six months one year Senior Citizen Discounts by car rier delivery only six months one year Mail delivery outside Comal County in Texas three months six months one year Mail outside Texas six months one year Subs b rs who have not received anewspapei b am Tuesday through Friday and on unday can call 830 6259144 POSTMASTER Send address changes to the New Braunfels HeraldZeitung 311328 New Braunfels Tx 781311328 Custom Vinyl Plantation Shutters Witt Not fade shrink ohip peel or crock and never naad painting For free Inhome estimate call ftfcwwoorf Company 830 8322016 or 888 8874623 Toll Free Singer Beneke dies SANTA ANA Calif AP Gordon Tex Beneke a singer and sax player who took over the Glenn Miller Orchestra after the band leaders death during World War n died Tuesday of respirato ry arrest He was 86 Beneke who joined the orchestra in 1938 jiied at the Assured Horizons rest My deepest appreciation to all the bind friends and neighbors who expressed sympathy with their visits calls flowers memorials cards and prayers at the time of my husbands Herb Johnson death Thank you for your thoughtfulness which I will lovingly remember Maria Johnson 8PHKW Help as prepare for the future MEETING OF PEC PEC is holding its Annual Membership Meeting at 2 on June at The River Palace in Johnson City Members are invited to hear an update on PEC business participate in electing six members of the Board and vote on amending two Articles of Incorporation The amendments to the Articles of Incorporation are a revised purpose clause Article II and a revised membership clause Article These amendments will give PEC the ability to provide other services to its members as well as the distribution of electric power PEC members who have already returned their proxies may call the Cooperative to request more information Members may also direct PECs Proxy Committee on how to cast their proxies PEC members may call the Cooperative at 18885544732 vi Inc
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