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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - June 16, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas Wednesday, June 16, 1993 MHerald-Zeitung , In The News John Connelly dead at 76 Former Texa s Governor John Connally died Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. at the age of 76. The following is a list of Connally’s accomplishments. Feb. 27,1917 — John Bowden Connally Jr. is bom in Floresville to Lei a Wright Connally and John Bowden Connally Sr. 1938 — Elected student body jresident at the University of Texas. 1939 — Joins Washington staff of then-Rep. Lyndon B. Johnson, ^-Johnson City. 1940 — Marries Idanell Brill at First Methodist Church in Austin. 1941 — Earns law degree at University of Texas. 1941-1946 — Serves in U.S. ^lavy, earning the Bronze Star for bravery as a fighter-plane director aboard the aircraft carrier USS Essex and the Legion of Merit for his conduct aboard the aircraft carrier USS Bennington. 1946-1949 — President and manager of radio station KVET in Austin. 1948 — Manages Johnson’s successful U.S. Senate campaign. 1949 — Joins Johnson’s Senate staff as administrative. 1950 — Returns to Austin to practice law with the firm of Powell, Wirtz Sc Rauhut. 1952 — Moves to Fort Worth to join the firm of Richardson 8c Bass. Upon death of the late oil tycoon Sid W. Richardson, Connally in named one of three executors of the Richardson estate, valuer at between $200 million and SI billion. 1961 — Appointed secretary of Navy by President John F. Kennedy. 1962 — Elected to first of three terms as governor of Texas. Nov. 22, 1963 — Wounded when Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas. 1964 — Re-elected governor. 1966 — Re-elected governor. 1971-1972 — Serve as U.S. secretary of Treasury under President Richard Nixon. 1972 — Forms Democrats for Nixon to support Nixon’s re-election bid. 1973 — Switches to the Republican Party after death of Johnson, his political mentor. 1975 — Wins acquittal of charges he accepted a SI0,000 bribe from milk industry execute es in appreciation for his 1971 recommendation, as Treasury secretary, that the Nixon administration raise milk price supports. 1980 — Seeks GOP presidential nomination but abandons campaign after spending $12 million and winning only one delegate 1981 — Forms Bames-Connal-ly business partnership with Ben Barnes, a former Texas lieutenant governor and a longtime political protege of Connally’s. July 31,1987 — Files for bankruptcy in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas, Austin Division. May ll, 1993 — Connally announced joint venture with Houston financier Charles Hurwitz to build a $75 million Class I parimutuel horseracing track in Harris County. May 17, 1993 — Admitted to Methodist Hospital in Houston after suffering a breathing condition. June 3,1993 — Connally’s condition is downgraded to critical Mrs Connally asks Texans to pray for him. June 15, 1993 —Connally is pronounced dead at 4:15 p m. CDT of complications from pulmonary fibrosis. Get All yl S in Safety Dear Abby Organ Donors Leave Behind Their Precious Gifts of Life By Abigail Van Buren TO REMEMBER ME At a certain moment a doctor will determine that my brain has ceased to function and that, for all intents and purposes, my life has stopped. When that happens, do not attempt to instill artificial life into my body by the use of a machine. And don’t call this my “deathbed.” Call it my “bed of life,” and let my body be taken from it to help others lead fuller lives. Give my sight to a man who has never seen a sunrise, a baby’s face or love in the eyes of a woman. Give* my heart to a person whose own heart has caused nothing hut endless days of pain. Give my blood to the teen-ager who has been pulled from the wreckage of his car, so that he 1993 Universal Press Syndicate might live to see his grandchildren play. Give my kidneys to one who depends on a machine to exist from week to week. Take my hones, every muscle, every fiber and nerve in my body and find a way to make a crippled child walk. Explore every corner of my brain. Take my cells, if necessary, and let them glow so that someday a speechless boy will shout at the crack of a bat and a deaf girl will hear the sound of rain against her windows. Burn what is left of me and scatter the ashes to the winds to help the flowers grow. If you must bury something, let it hi* my faults, my weaknesses and all my prejudice against my fellow man. DEAR ABBY: Today when I went to the grocery store, I saw a homeless family with a small child and a sign that read: “Homeless. Will Work for Food or Pampers.’’ This just broke my heart. When I came out, the*y were gone. But it made me think of all the* free samples and coupons I get in my mail every month. Don’t get me wrong, I love junk mail. So I decided to save the samples of shampoo, diapers, hath soap and other things in the original wrappers to donate te> three* of our local charities. They might help a family take a shower, wash clothes, or provide* clean diapers for the little* ones. (Not to me*n-tirm what extra coupons mean to an underprivileged family. It could mean milk or bread that week. It isn’t much, hut to someone with nothing it’s a lot.) Maybe if more* people would take* a few seconds to dei this, it cemld ease someone’s suffering and give them a great feeding. I know it did me* when I made my decision. 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