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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 27, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Page2A    Herald    Zertung,    New    Braunfels,Texas I A Wednesday, November 27,1985 Local Red Cross needs more funds Eating out Kyle Baker, left, a student at Lamar School, watches as his great grandmother Mrs. Frank Currier takes a bite of her Thanksgiving dinner. The school grandparents Thanksgiving. WBS LfcSUfc KHIEWALUI /MtMMLUitMUNU had the students invite their to lunch in celebration of •y SUSAN MAIRE Managing aditor The Comal County Chapter of the American Red Cross is making an appeal for the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund. “Since Labor Day,” local volunteer Jack Haynes said, “the Red Cross has spent $48 million for disaster aid. Our budget for 1985-86 was $:18 million and it was supposed to last the Red (Toss until June 30, 1986 ” Haynes and Ernestine Snyder, chairwoman of the local chapter board, said Monday that worldwide disasters had cut into the budgeted funds “The Red Cross had to deal with several severe hurricanes on both the east coast and the gulf coast," she noted “In addition, the American Red Cross donated disaster funds to Mexico quake victims, to the Colombia volcano victims and to the flooding victims in Puerto Rico.” The national board, Snyder said, is asking local chapters to raise addi- Weather Texas A powerful cold front prompted widespread rain and thunderstorms that soaked North. Central and Fast Texas this morning and left flash flood watches posted over much of the area The front spaw ned the storms after wedging under sultry, tropical air. and it left fog so thick in its wake that travelers’ advisories were posted in the Texas Panhandle, the National Weather Service said Skies were cloudy over all but the Trans Pecos, where it was mostly fair By 4 am. the cold air had advanced to a line from Texarkana and Temple to San Angelo and Midland The mercury fell to the 4us and nos north of the front, with some 2(>s reported in the Panhandle Readings were still in the 60s and 70s further south The 4 a.rn extremes ranged from 26 degrees in Amarillo where the wind chill took tin* temperature down to 16 and a warm. humid 77 at the Corpus Christi Naval Air Station A flash flood watch was posted for the eastern half of North Texas from Bonham to Centerville, but no flooding or storm related damage had been reported, the weather ser vice and local authorities said Heavy thunderstorms extended from Texarkana through Longview to Lufkin, Hempstead and Victoria The heaviest were near Rusk, Hunstville, Eagle Lake, near Ballett Sville and Kl Campo Lighter rain w11 h a few thunderstorms extended up to 200 miles west of the front The forecast calls for cloudy skies statewide through Thursday, except for fair conditions west of the mountains Lows should range from the 30s in the Panhandle to the 50s in South Texas. Forecast North Texas Cloudy and cold tonight with a chance of rain east. Lows in the lower 30s northwest to mid 4tis southeast. Continued cloudy and cold Thanksgiving day with a sight chance of rain. Highs in the mid 30s northwest to near 50 southeast South Texas Considerable cloudiness through Thursday. Turning cooler north tonight and over all but extreme south Thursday. Lows tonight near 50 north. 70s south and coast, 50s and 60s elsewhere. Highs I hursday 50s north. Bos to near 90 lower Rill Grande Valley, 60s and 70s elsewhere West Texas:    Mostly cloudy through Thursday. Lows tonight up per 4os southwestern valleys to mid .’os Panhandle Highs Thursday mid ids Panhandle to near 70 Big Bend Port Arthur to Port O’Connor Southeast w inds 15 to 20 knots tonight shifting to north 15 to 20 knots Thursday afternoon Seas 5 to 7 feet tonight Port O’Connor to Brownsville: Southeast winds near 20 knots through Thursday. Seas 5 to 7 feet tonight. City gets low interest rate on bonds By DANA OVERSTREET Staff writer By using local financial institutions. the City of New Braunfels this week obtained a low interest rate on the sale of $7 41 million general obligation bonds approved by voters Oct. 19. Financial advisor Floyd Wester-man suggested to City Council Mon day that instead of waiting until Dec 17 to receive bids on the bond sale, the city “could ask for a proposal from those people doing business in New Braunfels.” The investment hanking group of Texas Commerce Bank National Association. MBank Capital Markets, happier. Guerin and Turner, Inc and Rauscher Pierce Refsnes. Inc are going to purchase the bonds Rauscher Pierce Refsnes. Inc (the only out of town firm in the group* is the account manager for the sale of $4 78 million in New Braunfels Utilities revenue bonds That sale carried an interest rate of 8.661759 percent, while the city, by accepting the joint offer, will receive an interest rate of 8.51HO percent “How do you know you can’t do better on Dec \ln lf you do this, you won t know, (but) I think this is a very competetive hid.” Westerman said Some members of council said they were not comfortable with accepting an offer before receiving bids on the sale. “But I like the idea of considering tan interest rate) lower than utilities’,” said Councilman Max Winkler. “We’re playing a poker hand here, hut we’ve got a pretty good set of cards and we ought to play ’em,” Councilman James Goodbread said of the offer Council has riot yet received word of its bond rating, hut Westerman said he felt sure the city would retain its A l rating with Moody's Investors Service in New York The bonds are scheduled to be repaid from 1987 through 2005 Voters approved the issuance of $7 41 million in general obligation bonds to pay for improvements to drainage systems, fire stations, and streets. Deaths Births Consuelo Galnarez Services for Consuelo Galnare/. ut 176 Camp Street w ill he at lo 15 a in Friday, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church with Father Joe Audet officiating Burial will follow in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery. Galnarez, 83, died Nov 26 at Colonial Manor Nursing Home She was born on Sept I. 1902 to Luis and Albina (nee Pesina) Galnarez in Mexico She was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Survivors include two sisters, Sinfonia Acunca of Laredo and Josefa Gutierrez of Michigan and two brothers, Pedro Galnarez of New Braunfels and Jose Maria Galnarez of Michigan. Rosary w ill he at 7:30 p m Thursday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. Mr and Mrs Guadalupe Ayala, 142 W Torrey. 6 lh , I oz girl. Nov. 21. Mr and Mrs Kelly Marbach, ’289 Cadded Lane, 8 lh , 15 oz girl, Nov. .ll Mr and Mrs J#ack Lucas, No. IO Broken Sky. 8 lh . 12 oz. girl. Nov 22 Mr and Mrs. Charles Dodd, 179 Edgewater No 4, 5 lh., ll oz. boy, Nov 23 Keep an eye on the news in the Herald Zeitung I J I I J I ♦ I I I I I *I I J J I » I J J I I Christmas Trees “Home Grown” Eldarica Pine An Excellent Selection of Fuller, Better Shaped Trees 3 ft. to 12 ft. Prices start at %10UU Berg Plantation hours: Wttkilays 9:00 a. rn. • 5:30 p. rn. Sundays Noon ■ 5:30 p.m. Hatto and Rose Berg Goodwin Lane off FM 306 625-8653 HOLIDAY SATELLITE SPECIAL Fully Remote/ Programmable System includes STS LSR Receiver/Actuator STS IOO' LNB Clwpdiai feedhom 9 It Southern Spun Dish Total SI .900 plus tax ELLIOTT SATELLITE SYSTEMS 629-6449 I I I I I I I I » I )    >    I    I    I    I    I    I    I    I    I    ♦    J    ) What s a line new home without old and new friends/" You're invited to OPCM HOUSE at Texas Commerce Bank New Braunfels On the Plaza SUM DAY, DECEMBER I, 1985 2 p.m.: Opening ceremony and remarks Open house follows until 5 p.m. Refreshments will be served. We vt- done some big building and made several changes! Now we want you to see our new home ... to wander about at your own pat e, discovering departments (all to be open) and the bank personnel who serve in each one. In short, we want our friends to feel comfortable in our new home. tional funds for the Disaster Relief Fund. “One example of how those funds are spent close to home occurred just this weekend,” Haynes pointed out “When Red Cross vplunteer workers were kept on alert and aided families evacuating their homes on Hunter Road.” Donations should be sent to the Comal County Chapter of tho American Red Cross, 142 S. Comal St. and should be made out to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief ye W/PiQ ’ y^y/r///^ Custom matted original watercolors lf from J10. Choose from.... The Frame Shop AND Picture Store teddy bears florals swans shells RIVERCREST CENTER 1282 HILLCREST NEW BRAUNFELS. TX 78130 Phone 625 1722 13327 NACHODOCHES RD SAN ANTONIO. TEXAS 655 4518 geese and more ROSIE’S HAIR DESIGN Would like to thank each of her clients for their continued patronage. In honor of her 3rd anniversary, Rosie extends this invitation for coffee & tamales. Be Sure To Register For Free Gifts Perms $25°0 Haircuts $y00 Frostings $2500 629-3333    629-3333 LiL'Ai MNM REA' Harald-Zeltung (USPS 377 880) lf you have not received your paper by 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday or by 7:30 a m. Sunday, call 625 9144 or 658 1900 by 7 p.m. and 11 a.m., respectively. Published Sunday morning and Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoon by New Braunfels Herald Publishing Co., 186 S Casten Ave., New Braunfels, TX 78131. Second class postage paid at New Braunfels Herald Publishing Co., 186 S. Casten Ave., New Braunfels, TX 78131. Dave Kramer .... EditorlGen. Mgr. Susan Haire Managing Editor Claude Scruggs.......Publisher Shirlene Thornton . Office Manager Sandi Hurter Asst. Adv. Mgr. Cheryl Brzozowski .... Class. Mgr. Don Avery . . . Circulation Manager Carol Avery . Photocomp Foreman Gus Elbel........Press    Foreman Patricia Yznaga King . . . City Editor Wanda Lasater Kaleidoscope Editor David King........Sports    Editor Subscription Rates (Includes applicable sales tax) Carrier delivery in Comal, Guadalupe, Hays, Blanco and Kendall Counties: 3 months, $10.78; 6 months, $18.82; one year, $33.64. Mail delivery outside Comal County, In Texas: 3 months $18.92; months, $33.64; one year $63.08. Mail outside Texas: 6 months, $42.00; one year $70.00. Postmaster:    Send    address changes to P.O. Drawer 361, New Braunfels, TX 78131. Dodge 1985 Budge Mini Ram Van includes Automatic transmission, air conditioning, tilt wheel, AM radio, intermittant |wipers, wire wheel covers, Mink Brown Cloth Bucket Seats. Dealer Stock #T5-32 WAS *11,090.00 NOW *10,352.00 +Tm YOU SAVE *738.00 BECKER MOTOR COMPANY THE 19651 SERVICE (Ttopor 547 S. Seguin New Braunfels, Tx. N.B. 625-3463 S.A. 658-7434 OotJcjc Plymouth ;

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