New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 24, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas
Landa Park monuments get some IXC
Local historical monuments are being refurbished and returned to pristine condition, thanks to the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce Sesquicentennial Monuments Committee.
The Pioneer Monument dedicated to those founders of New Braunfels was recently restored. The Founders Oak Monument and the 125th Anniversary of the founding of New Braunfels Memorial Monument are being restored now.
“The Strategy and Steering Committee decided to utilize funds that were left over after die sesquicentennial celebration to refurbish historical monuments and plaques throughout New
Now Braunfels High School Class of 1986 will hold a reunion June 7 and 8. For information, call Michelle Sim-monds-Tysdal at 608C905 or Mfce and Tori Sides-Sullrvan at 606-0147.
Canyon Mgh School Class of 1971 is planning Hs 25th reunion. It win be Saturday, July 13 at the Afcert Kypfer Lodge on Highway 46 between New Braunfels and Seguin from 4 p.m. to 9 pm lf your address has changed, mal your new address to James Donga, 690 S. Kowald Lane, New Braunfels, TX 78130 or call 609-6224.
The annual spring meeting and cleanup will be held at the Smithson Valley Cemetery at 9 arn. on Saturday, May 25. For information, call (210) 904-4526.
Braunfels,'* said Bobbie Purdum, chair of the Sesquicentennial Monuments Committee. “So far we have committed well over $23,000 to the restoration work in Landa Park,*' she said.
The Pioneer Monument was unveiled on Aug. 21,1938.
It was commissioned through the Southwell Company of San Antonio. The Chamber contracted with the Southwell Company and American Graffiti to restore the monuments and plaques.
Bill Southwell and his son Billy Southwell are personally supervising and working on the project, according to Purdum.
“Bill was 12 years old when his
Redwood Cemetery Heirs wB meet
May 25 at the cemetery. Deduction of the historical marker win be at noon. Barbecue plates $4.75 will be served with a meeting afterwards. Contact Norman Gus Fischbeck at 620-0296 for information.
The annual picnic of the Mission Valley Community Center wi be held Sunday, May 26. The meal will be served at noon. Items bring provided include barbecue, beer, soda, coffee and tea, and cups. Those attending please bring a covered cRsh or salad and dessert. Come early for cards or dominoes. Cleanup of the grounds wi be Saturday, May 25 at 8 a.m. For information, call 625-7174 after 6 p.m.
father, Wilson Southwell, supervised die creation and installation of die Pioneer monument. He was present and helped his father in the process,*' Purdum said.
The sculptor, Hugo Villa, went on to fame as the assistant to sculptor Gutzon Borglum who did Mount Rushmere and Stone Mountain near Atlanta, Ga.
“We are very pleased that the South-well family has taken a personal interest in die restoration project," Purdum said. “We estimate die Pioneer Monument alone could not be reproduced today for less than half a million dollars, in fact it would probably be closer to $750,000."
Th* Comal County Democrat* annual picnic will be in Landa Park, site #4 at 6 pm, May 28. Bring a covered (flab, lawn chain and friends.
The Book Review Club will meet Tueaday, May 28 at 10 a.m. at the Senior Center. The review wi be given by Peggy Edwards of the book Will Rogers Rode the Range by Margaret SheWabarger Axial.
The joint installation of the Eagles Auxillary and Aerie officers will be Tueaday, May 28 at 7:30 pm
Unitarian Universalists wi meet at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 29 at the Faith United Church of Christ, 970 N. Loop 337.
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