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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 22, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas May 2005 HERALDZEITUNG Page 7A WHATS AHEAD RIDING DOWNTHE HIGHWAY Gmene to receive a Harley Davidson BUSINESS Getting a historical look New Braunfels Walks offers downtown tours By Leigh Jonas Staff Writer Have you ever wondered what New Braunfels was like 100 years ago Where was the the the baker Where did the citys young folk go to unwind Mary Kelley and she is anxious to share her stories with visitors and locals Beginning June Kelley is offering historical tours through downtown New complete with locally famous landmarks and the occasional ghost As a fourth generation Ger man Kelley grew up with a love of history and a desire to The idea for her new busi appropriately called New Braunfels began on a recent trip to I just got back from a sev enmonth trip on a Fulbright she I took a lot of walking trips through the little and it got me thinking about doing some thing similar to promote our citys To prepare for her summer Kelley spent hours at the researching old flies on lots from the founding While the citys heritage is overwhelmingly the tours will tell stories from all including Native Spanish settlers and The walkers will set out from the New Braunfels Visi tors wind their way down Seguin down San Antonio around the Plaza and The tours make 33 including landmarks like First Protestant the Plumeyer Bakery and Naegelins Kelley promises goose bumps from her stories of the Faust Hotel and Prince Solms Inn Many guests have report ed seeing the hotels first pro Walter near the she They also report seeing closing doors and moving chairs when no one is Aware that Texas tempera tures are not as accommodat ing in July and August as they are in the Kelley has scheduled all tours dur ing the cooler morning who teaches and Texas history at Beaumonts Lamar University but spends summers at her home in New said she was look ing forward to hearing stories as well as telling AT A GLANCE I What New Braunfels Walks 90minute historical tours through downtown I When and June 9 I Where Tours start at New Braunfels Visitors Center I How much Adults children and stu dents Children younger than 6yearsold free I For information I hope to learn as much from the locals as they will learn from she A portion of the proceeds from all tours will go to the Sophienburg MANDY Mary Kelley walks around downtown New Maid On Patrol Residential Commercial 6 years in business email@example.com REFERENCES MEMBER OF NBWCC OFF NOJOBTOO BICORTOO SMALL NEW BRAUNFELS LAKE TRAVIS fatten 655 Landa Street 83o6294547 83o6064547 OIN OUR FITNESS CENTER Weddings Receptions Banquets Meetings Special Occasions Quincineras Take A lesson oil ukulele or dominoes UPCOMING EVENTS MONTHLY EVENTS 1st Thursdays Dinner 2nd Fridays County Music 2nd Wfednesdays 3rdTuesdays Ph Support Meals on Wheels salutes DONNA SCHEELE Small Business Person of the Year of Property Management Professionals Committee for McKenna Health Foundation McKenria Monarch Society Upcoming BOD Hope Hospice Member of Peter 6 Paul Parish Member National Association of Texas Association of Realtors New Lake Association of Realtors Leadership New Braunfels Donna is wearing a lime pink floral jacket by Joseph Ribkoff and black pants with cord trim from Sharon Ladies Apparel and Accessories 396 Seguin New Braunfels 6256826 Downtown A continuing series featuring women of Comal County who make a significant contribution to our Hey kids age 3 yeans 5th Join as this summer for Vacation Bible School June 2024 6 9 pm First Protestant Church 172 Coll Daryl Senior Minister Registration fee Sign cjp by Jane 5th receive a FREE Contact Debra Director of Childrens Ministries 8306097729 26 Dinner at pm parent must accompany child Freewill offering requested for
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