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Texas Escapes Online Magazine
MAY 2017

Latest entry: May 25, 2017
Texas Travel • Texas History - Online since July 1998
"I will a round unvarnish'd tale deliver." - Shakespeare, Othello.
Texas Towns | Ghost Towns | Trips : Features | Columns:
Milford
Ellis County
  • Milford 5-24-17
    Photos courtesy Frank R. Brown, Barclay Gibson & Bill Parrish
  • Echo
    Coleman County
  • Echo 5-23-17
    Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson
  • Uvalde County
  • Worthy Courtesy John J. Germann 5-17-17
  • Pumpville
    Val Verde County
  • Pumpville 5-16-17
    Photos courtesy Abdul Khan, Barclay Gibson & John J. Germann
  • Delhi
    Caldwell County
  • Delhi 5-19-17
    Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson & John J. Germann
  • Carroll Springs
    Henderson County
    Photos courtesy Dustin Martin, Barclay Gibson, Nick Samano & Erik Whetstone
  • Carroll Springs 5-13-17
  • Pickens
  • Pickens 5-13-17
  • Baxter 5-13-17
  • Beck's Chapel 5-13-17
  • Margaret
    Foard County
  • Margaret 5-10-17
    Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson, Rick Vanderpool, Roger Harden & John J. Germann
  • Breckenridge
    Stephens County
  • Breckenridge 5-8-17
    County seat
    "The Mural Capital of Texas"
    Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson
  • Mariscal Mine
    Brewster County
  • Mariscal Mine 5-5-17
    A National Register Historic District
    Photos courtesy Abdul Khan & Erik Whetstone
  • Bankhead
    Highways & Historic Roads
  • Bankhead Highway
    by Frank R. Brown 5-4-17
  • Dallas County | Rockwall County
  • Rowlett 5-4-17
  • Cookville
    Titus County
    Photos courtesy Gerald Massey 5-2-17
  • Argo
  • Cookville
  • Talco
  • Marshall Springs
  • Piney
  • Talco
  • West New Hope
  • St. Francisville
    Matagorda County
  • St. Francisville 5-1-17
    AKA Polish Village
    Ghost town photos courtesy Barclay Gibson
  • Port Lavaca
    Calhoun County
  • Port Lavaca 5-1-17
    Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson, Gerald Massey, et al
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  • Friberg
    Wichita County
  • Friberg-Cooper Photos courtsey Barclay Gibson 5-1-17
  • Thrift Ghost town courtsey Barclay Gibson & John J. Germann 5-1-17
  • Cashion 5-1-17
  • Mike Cox's "Texas Tales"
  • The Horse Thief's Prayer 5-25-17
  • Chaparral 5-18-17
  • Quails 5-11-17
  • Chicken and Dumplings 5-4-17

  • Wanda Orton's "Wandering" column
  • Sayings 5-23-17
  • Man and wife without a country 5-3-17

  • "Grave Thoughts"
  • Common Mistakes People Make When They Offer Condolences by Suzie Kolber 5-19-17

  • Clay Coppedge
  • Frontier Forts of Texas 5-15-17
  • The Unsung Saloonkeeper 5-1-17

  • Maggie Van Ostrand "A Balloon in Cactus" column
  • Mother's Day: Make It Count 5-9-17

  • Texas Centennial
  • Menard County Centennial Marker by Barclay Gibson 5-1-17

  • Texas Books
  • Single Star of the West: The Republic of Texas, 1836-1845. Edited by Kenneth W. Howell and Charles Swanlund.
    Review by Dr. Kirk Bane 5-2-17

  • "Once Upon A Line" by d. knape
  • The Happiest Of Boys 5-23-17
  • My Condition 5-16-17
  • Birds & Windows 5-16-17
  • Squirrel's Tale 5-9-17
  • Autism Speaking 5-2-17

  • Cartoons by Roger T. Moore
  • Anna Pennybacker 5-10-17
  • The Search for Cibolo 5-2-17

  • Pennybacker
    Texas Bridges
  • Austin - Pennybacker Bridge 5-12-17
    Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson & TXDoT
  • Arlington
    Tarrant County
  • Arlington by Clint Skinner 5-7-17
  • Peter H. Bell
    People | Statues
  • Peter Hansborough Bell by John Troesser 5-1-17

  • From our readers:
  • Allamoore School, 1988 - Total attendance: 2
  • Chillicothe after fire
  • Titus County Courthouse fire of 1895
  • Karnes City fire of October 28, 2010


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