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AUGUST / SEPTEMBER 2014


Latest entry: September 15, 2014
Texas Travel • Texas History - Online since July 1998

"I will a round unvarnish'd tale deliver." - Shakespeare, Othello.
Column
  • Sweetwater Swatter by Clay Coppedge 9-15-14
  • "You're Our Biggest Fan!" by John Troesser 9-14-14
  • Oakville
    County Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson, Terry Jeanson et.al. 9-13-14
  • Live Oak County
  • George West Present County Seat
  • Oakville First County Seat
  • courthouse
  • Live Oak County Courthouse by Terry Jeanson
  • Live Oak County Jail
  • Column
  • One Poet's Journey to Peace by Robert G. Cowser 9-12-14
  • Wizard Wells
    Towns 9-12-14
  • Vineyard Jack Co Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson & John Germann
  • Wizard Wells Jack Co Photos courtsy Barclay Gibson & John Germann
  • Columns
  • Old Stone Fort by Mike Cox 9-11-14
  • "Walking the floor over you" History Cartoon by Roger T. Moore 9-9-14
  • "Once Upon A Line" by d.knape
  • Comets 9-9-14
  • Time Marches On 9-9-14
  • Yellow Rose
    People
  • The Yellow Rose of Texas by Barbara Duvall Wesolek 9-8-14
  • Columns
  • A Pizza is a Terrible Thing to Waste by John Troesser 9-7-14
  • The 1939 Martin County Explosion by Mike Cox 9-6-14
  • Towns
  • Freer Duval Co Photos courtesy Gerald Massey 9-7-14
  • Asherton Dimmit Co Photos courtesy Shirley McMillan & Jason Penney 9-4-14
  • Hackberry Edwards Co ghost town courtesy John Germann Collection 9-5-14
  • Images
  • Texas Courthouse Skylights Photos courtesy Terry Jeanson, Barclay Gibson, Thomas Cole, Jim King 9-4-14
  • Comanche County Ghost Towns 9-3-14
  • Beattie
  • Comyn
  • Cora
  • Sipe Springs
  • Suez
  • Column
  • Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar History Cartoon by Roger T. Moore 9-3-14
  • San Jacinto Co
    Places 9-2-14
  • San Jacinto County
  • Coldspring San Jacinto County Seat
  • "Once Upon A Line" by d.knape
  • The Train 9-2-14
  • Better Men 9-2-14
  • Trip #94 conclusion
    Trip
  • The Conclusion to my “Tag Along with Barclay on Texas Photography Trip #94 Story” by Barclay Gibson 9-1-14
  • History
  • So, Just What is a Centennial Marker Anyway by Barclay Gibson 9-1-14
  • Column
  • Gail Borden by Wanda Orton 9-1-14
  • August Issue
    Column
  • Innocence Under the Walnuts by John-Troesser 8-31-14
  • Loma Vista
    Zavala County Ghost Towns 8-30-14
  • Loma Vista Courtesy John J Germann Collection & GLO
  • Cometa Courtesy John J Germann Collection & GLO
  • Edison Vintage map courtesy GLO
  • Towns
  • Asherton Dimmit Co Photos courtesy Jason Penney & Shirley McMillan 8-30-14
  • George Madison Co 8-30-14
  • Run Hidalgo Co Ghost Town Courtesy John J Germann Collection 8-29-14
  • Danciger Brazoria Co Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson 8-27-14
  • Columns
  • James Garner, Poker and Life by Mike Cox 8-28-14
  • Mt. Rushmore, Menger Hotel History cartoon by Roger Todd Moore 8-27-14
  • Altgelts
    Family Album
  • The Altgelts of Comfort, San Antonio (and Argentina) 8-26-14
  • "Once Upon A Line" by d.knape
  • What Brings Us Close 8-25-14
  • Columns
  • Yogi, Calvin and Me by John-Troesser 8-24-14
  • Hubbard (Hill County) Tornado - 1973 by Marlene Bradford 8-23-14
  • Ennis
    Towns
  • Ennis Ellis Co Vintage photos courtesy Dane Williams & Wm Beauchamp 8-22-14
  • Summerfield Castro Co Courtesy John J Germann Collection 8-21-14
  • Columns
  • Ghost Turkey and Hitchhiking Spirits by Mike Cox 8-20-14
  • Shrinking the News by Maggie Van Ostrand 8-19-14
  • Aug.19, 1886: Indianola History cartoon by Roger Todd Moore 8-19-14
  • Sedan
    Ghost Towns
  • Sedan Fayette Co Courtesy Carolyn Heinsohn 8-19-14
  • La Tuna El Paso Co Courtesy John J Germann Collection 8-16-14
  • Broomtown Austin Co Courtesy John J Germann Collection 8-15-14
  • "Once Upon A Line" by d.knape
  • Turtles 8-18-14
  • Opening Up 8-18-14
  • Cracked Cups 8-12-14
  • Columns
  • A Fool and His Bottlecaps by John Troesser 8-17-14
  • Sunken Treasure and the Wreck of the Steamer New York by Mike Cox 8-15-14
  • Tex Avery by Clay Coppedge 8-14-14
  • Record Heat History Cartoon by Roger T. Moore 8-13-14
  • Crosbyton
    Crosby County Photos courtesy Barlay Gibson 8-11-14
  • Crosbyton Present County Seat
  • Emma Ghost town, Second County Seat
  • Estacado Ghost town, First County Seat
  • Crosby County Courthouse
  • Crosby County Courthouse by Terry Jeanson 8-11-14
  • Crosbyton - Lamar Building | Lowrie Drug 8-11-14
  • Towns
  • Oak Grove Bowie Co Courtesy Gerald Massey & John J Germann Collection 8-15-14
  • Oak Grove Jones Co 8-10-14
  • Column
  • My Part in the Cuban Missile Crisis by John Troesser 8-10-14
  • Mecklenburg
    Fayette County Ghost Towns by Carolyn Heinsohn 8-8-14
  • Mecklenburg Vintage photo courtesy FCHC & Carolyn Heinsohn
  • Lyons Photo courtesy Anthony Rose
  • Column
  • The Cool of the Evening by Mike Cox 8-7-14
  • Towns & Ghost Town 8-6-14
  • Haslet Tarrant Co
  • Hester Navarro Co Courtesy John J Germann Collection
  • Jester Navarro Co Ghost town Courtesy John J Germann Collection
  • "Once Upon A Line" by d.knape 8-5-14
  • Can't See The Forest
  • Written Words
  • Duster, Texas
  • Columns
  • Sunday in San Antonio History cartoon by Roger Todd Moore 8-5-14
  • Wallisville Goes Hog Wild by Wanda Orton 8-4-14
  • Green Bread and Brown Bananas by John Troesser 8-3-14
  • Clay County Ghost Towns 8-4-14
  • Halsell GLO vintage map
  • Furd GLO vintage map
  • Nechanitz
    Town
  • Nechanitz Fayette Co Vintage photo courtesy FCHC & Carolyn Heinsohn 8-3-14
  • Towns 8-2-14
  • New York Henderson Co Courtesy John J Germann Collection
  • Manhattan Matagorda Co
  • Nanhattie Coke Co courtesy John J Germann Collection
  • Adios
    People
  • Adios Pastor by Barbara Duvall Wesolek 8-1-14
  • Trip #94
    Trip
  • Tag Along with Barclay on Texas Photography Trip #94 by Barclay Gibson 8-1-14
  • Poblacion de Dolores
    Centennial
  • Poblacion de Dolores 1936 Texas Centennial Marker by Barclay Gibson 8-1-14
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