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Report on Past Event

The Annual Rockne Historical Association Fund-raiser takes place the second Sunday in February and this year it fell on Valentines Day. Chocolate covered strawberries and cute teddy bears for a special Valentine were among the specialty items auctioned. At one point Mike Hilbig, auctioneer, laughingly said, “For any of you guys out there who are in the dog house, now is the time to bid.”

Silent auction tables were loaded down with an abundant assortment of interesting bargains offered to early shoppers by Joy Goertz and Clara White. The home-made items were favored and there was a mad scramble to get the last bid at closing time.

Shirley Wright, Rita Fredericks, Jean Hoffman, Robin Cowan, and Connie McDaniel served over 200 plates of spaghetti, with all the accompaniments. Extra desserts and drinks fortified the bidders throughout the afternoon. It was a happy, lively and very successful day. RHA would like to thank all the participants whether you were the highest bidder or gave support by your presence. Details of the auction will be published in March.

Raffle Winners
Sunday, February 14, 2010
# Prize Donor Winner
1st Hand Crafted Afghan Doris & Ramon Cook Ben Saucedo
2nd $400.00 Clara White Marlene Casarez
3rd $300.00 Vernon & Minnie Bartsch Al Bauer
4th $200.00 Charlie & Marian Nelson Larry Seidel
5th $200.00 Gene & Ellen Goertz & Dennis Bartsch Ellen Goertz
6th $100.00 Bill & Adeline Fast Peggy Hanna
7th $100.00 Tom & Tish Wilhelm Miller Sally Klaus
8th $100.00 Melvin & Marcia Driskill Elmer Goertz
9th Two tickets, (for 4 box seats)
     R.R. Express baseball games.
Round Rock Express Karlah Goertz
10th Pr. Antique Wooden
     Inlaid Fern Stands
Joy Goertz Vernon Bartsch
11th $50.00 Ovon Goertz Wanda Lentz
12th $50.00 Catholic Life Insurance,
     Gerri Martinez, Rep.
Arthur Goertz