New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 25, 1993, New Braunfels, Texas
THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 1993 HERALD-ZEITUNG 3
In The News
Broadway lights hit 100th anniversary
NEW YORK (AP) — Patti Lupone, Carol Channing and other bright lights of Broadway kicked off a yearlong celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Great White Way.
"Celebrate Broadway: IOO Years in Times Square” will include free public concerts and performances, exhibitions of Broadway memorabilia, a film festival, education programs and TV specials. Theaters operated in lower Manhattan in the early 18th century, moving uptown to Union Square and the Bowery by the mid-19th century, and then, in 1893, to Times Square.
Guitar signed by Bush auctioned off
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)
— One of country music’s most famous fans, George Bush, is lending his name to a charity auction.
A guitar autographed by the former president in 1991, when he and his wife attended the Country Music Association awards show, is being auctioned by Fender Music Instruments and Opryland USA Twenty country music stars also signed the guitar, including Garth Brooks, Vince Gill, Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton.
The money will go to the Opry Trust Fund, which helps people in the country music industry in times of need. Sealed bids on the guitar will be accepted until May 31.
Entertainers for Fan Fair announced
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)
— Billy Ray Cyrus, Alan Jackson, Vince Gill, Lorrie Morgan, Kathy Mattea and Alabama are among the performers who will entertain at the International Country Music Fan Fair.
The Country Music Association, a sponsor of the event, said Wednesday that Mattea will return to the Fan Fair stage this year. Last year, the singer had to cancel because of vocal cord surgery.Stammtisch
The Greater New Braunfels Arts Council will present the Famous People Players at 7 p.m. March 28 at the Civic Center. General admission is $10. VIP tickets are $25. Proceeds will benefit the Comal County Mental Health/Mental Retardation Center. For tickets or reservations, call 625-6570,620-0939 and 625-6966. Tickets can also be picked up at The Children’s Museum, Rennert’s New Braunfels Travel and China and Things.
The Humane Society of New Braunfels Area Inc. will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to noon. They will close at noon and reopen at IO a.m. Monday, March 29.
Kirkwood Manor Nursing Facility will be having a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 27. Kirkwood is located on the comer of Highway 337 and Walnut by New Braunfels High School. Proceeds to go toward purchasing a wheelchair van for our residents.
Members of the New Braunfels Evening Lions Club collect aluminum cans to raise funds for eyeglasses for students and adults. Can 8 may be brought to 1206 E. Common St or the Senior Citizen’s Center. J.K. Allen is available for more information at 625-3260.
The New Braunfels Parks and
Recreation Department is accepting applications for seasonal jobs. Positions available are lifeguards, tube attendants, park rangers, cashiers, summer camp counselors, recreation attendants, and mini golf attendants. Lifeguard applicants do not have to be certified to apply as training is provided if hired. Most positions begin Easter weekend and run through Labor Day. Applications are available at the Parks office. More information is available at 629-PARK.
Louis Kerr’s oil paintings of landscapes, animals and baby girls are featured this month at the Arts Center Gallety, 646 Walnut Square. Operated by the New Braunfels Art League, die gallery is open from IO a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.
The 28th Annual Rural School Reunion is scheduled for Sunday, March 28 at Saengerhalle of f Texas Highway 46 south of New Braunfels near Clear Spring.
Registration and fellowship will be held from 2-4 p.m. A dance featuring music by the Tommie Vanek Band will run from 4-8 p.m.
Ex-students are asked to supply sandwiches cake, pie, cookies or chips and dips. Coffee will be free.
Admission will be $3.50 per person with children under 12 free.
The CMN-TV Studio in the Art of Language Gallery at the Children’s Museum is nearing completion by now old video, movie or 35 mm cameras or projectors,
screens, televisions and video cassette recorders are needed to help create a participatory exhibit where visitors will become the anchorman, the director or the cameraman, and will learn about television production.
More information is available at 620-0939 or at the Museum in the Courtyard shopping center. Donations are tax deductible.
The German American Society fluid Community Education are sponsoring German language classes 7-9 p.m. for six weeks, beginning Mardi 30 for beginners and April I for intermediate and advanced at New Braunfels High School, Room Alo. Classes will be taught by Jules Gliesche.
Helgard Suhr may be contacted for more information at 625-6330, or Community Education may be contacted at 620-6200.
Registration is still being accepted for the "What the Corned Springs Mean to Our Community” contest.
Kim Wooldridge may be contacted for more information at 625-2351.
A garage sale to benefit the Adult II Sunday School Department of the First Baptist Church benevolence ministry fund will be held from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 27 at the Budget Car and Truck rental lot at 513 W. Business Highway 81.
Those who feel children of
Today's forecast calls for cloudy with patchy fog. Low in the 50s Hill Country to near 60 south central.
Comal River...........................................................................462 cfs (same)
Edwards Aquifer.........................................................628.87 feet (down .02)
Canyon Lake Inflow.............................................................390 cfs (down 8)
Canyon Lake Outflow......................................................459 cfs (down 122)
Lake level.........................................................................908.67 feet (same)
Information for Waler Watch is provided daily by officials with New Braunfels Utilities and tie U S Army Corps of Engineers at Canyon Lake.
THREE DAYS ONLY
MAJOR ESTATE AUCTION
OF THE HIGHEST INTERNATIONAL MERIT
Fine Art & Antique Furnishings, Oriental Rugs & Art Objects
I.F1. • Texas is pnviledged to offer some of the finest collections including the contents of the COMTE and COL N!ESS PONLVRS’ Country French Chateau and select items from die estates of the VAN HAAGEN and DU VEEN families as well as contents from an Upper Connecticut home for PUBLIC AUCTION. Several years of collecting has made this large accumulation possible. This will possibly be the Bliest collection of antiques, decorative items and Ane furnishings ever assembled in the Southwest.
Auction will take place on the grounds of:
WILLOW CREEK RANCH
Dixie Dude Road, Bandera, TX
Offered in addition to those items noted above will be a fine group of porcelains,
cry stal, bronzes, china and Oriental rugs Please make plans to attend this auction sale
as it will be a most rewarding experience.
__ AUCTION SCHEDULE _
FRIDAY, MARC H 26th ..... 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, MARCH 27th ..................................... 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
SUNDAY, MARCH 28th .......................................... 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
THURSDAY, MARCH 25th............................. 10:00 a m. - 4:00 p.m.
FRI, SAT, SUN, MARCH 26, 27, 28 ........................8:00 a m. - Sale Time
divorce need a special place to discuss emotions and needs may apply for a training program with Broken Rainbow.
Leadership training will be 6-9 p.m., April 23 and 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 24.
Registration deadline is April 16, fluid more information is available at 620-5536.
Sts. Peter and Paul Church will be sponsoring a fish fry from 4:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Friday, April 2 to benefit the Habitat for Humanity.
The proceeds will be donated to Habitat to assist them in building their first house in the New Braunfels area. Tickets are $5 for adults cmd $3 for children under 12. More information is available at 625-1519.
The 50-year reunion of the New Braunfels High School Class of 1943 has been set for Oct 8 and 9.
The first letter dated March ll and written by Myra Lea Fischer class secretary, was mailed a little over a week ago. It is important that each class member should have received this letter since it gives the events and details as to what will be taking place during the two-day celebration.
Class members who did not receive this first letter may contacted Myra Lea Fischer in San Antonio at 826-0435, or Ethel Saur in New Braunfels at 625-0731.
First Protestant Church will be having short dramas depicting the life of Christ each Wednesday night in conjunction with reg-
Thursday, March 25, 1993
ular Lenten services.
The dramas began Wednesday, March IO.
Poetry deadline nears
The lith Annual Comal County Contest sponsored by the Greater New Braunfels Arts Council is accepting entries from now until March 31.
The contest is open to residents of Comal County, Comal Independent School District or New Braunfels Independent School District Entrants may submit a maximum of two poems, except for limericks, with a minimum eight lines each on crny subject.
Entries may be sent with name, address, phone number and age category (grades 4-5, 6-8, high school or adult) to Backie Kennedy, 1722 Sunny Brook Dr., New Braunfels, 78130.
The Downtown Merchants Association will host their annual Springiest from IO a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 24 at the New Braunfels Utilities parking lot
Concession stands cmd food booths will be available, and vendors interested in operating a booth must contact the association by March 26. The cost of reserving booth space is $25 per booth.
Local youth groups will also be encouraged to operate games during the event All supplies for the games will be provided by thq association. Activities during thq celebration will include games; crafts and live entertainment
Corbie Yeoman may be com tacted for more information at 625-9144.
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17 Citrus drinks
19 Reddish dye
20 Crescent shapes
22 Nearest the rear of a ship
27 Paper quantity
33 Stay afloat
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63 Fencer's implement
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6 Some paintings
7 Glasgow natives
8 Amorous looks
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34 Mystical poem
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