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Table of Contents:
Glückstal Colonies Research Association Newsletter, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1995

      • Family Reunions — p. 1
      • 1995 Conventions — p. 1
      • The Trans-Dniester Today, from Süddeutsche Zeitung [Munich], 22 Nov, 1994, translated by Alice Morgenstern — pp. 2-3
      • [Map showing the location of Moldova] — p. 2a
      • [Maps showing the location of Moldova & Glückstal Colonies area in Moldova and Ukraine] — p. 2b
      • Popular Russian General Quits; May Run Against Yeltsin in ‘96, [photocopy of Los Angeles Times, p. A-12] — p. 2c
      • Germans Faced Strife in Russia; Still Carry Scare, [photocopy of The Lutheran Layman, April 1995] — p. 2d
      • Annotated Passenger Lists, [extractions] by Thomas A. Stangl — pp. 3-13
      • Heyd Family Note, by Ross Merkel [Jacob Heyd of Neudorf] — pp. 13-14
      • Astronaut [Richard James] Hieb, from Greg Dockter — p. 14
      • United States Homestead Papers [instructions for acquiring] — pp. 14-15
      • Authenticated Points of Origin [Bender, Buckenberger, Jesser (Esser), Kaz, Ketterling, Kussmaul, Meier, Merkel, Noz, Reich & Ziegler], by Gwen Pritzkau & Ross Merkel — p. 15
      • Java Herald/Reporter, [1915 extractions] by Linda Johnson — pp. 15-18
      • Dakota Records [available from the Family History Library] — p. 19
      • Bender Surname Genealogy, by John Movius — pp. 19-21
      • The Colony of Glückstal, Memoirs of Jakob Flemmer [from Ken Flemmer]; Jacob Büchler [from Cheryl (Buechler) Schumacher]; and of Elisabeth (Junkert) Sifferman [from Mabel (Junkert) Fischer] — pp. 21-22
      • Schmoll Cemetery [near Tyndall, SD], by Elmer and Larry Schmoll — pp. 22-23
      • It Was Just A Wrong Number [re: contact with a relative], by Terry Keim — p. 23
      • Special Thanks — pp. 23-25
      • Recent Purchases — p. 25
      • Current & Upcoming Activities — p. 25
      • News of Our Members — p. 25
      • Suggestions for Reading German Script — p. 26
      • Glückstal Researchers [by village & other areas] — p. 26
      • Policy Statement [re: GCRA does not do hired research] — p. 26
      • Founding & Goals - Membership - Complimentary copies — p. 27
      • Campbell County, SD, Declarations of Intent, abstracted by Curt Renz — pp. 27-29
      • [Surname] Index — pp. 29-30


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