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Texas Escapes Online Magazine
SEPTEMBER 2016

Latest entry: September 29, 2016
Texas Travel • Texas History - Online since July 1998
"I will a round unvarnish'd tale deliver." - Shakespeare, Othello.
Trips
  • My Adventure Too Far by Barclay Gibson 9-9-16
  • Avinger
    Towns
  • Zuehl Guadalupe Co Courtesy John Germann Collection & Mel Brown 9-29-16
  • Avinger Cass Co Photos courtesy Gerald Massey & Barclay Gibson 9-15-16
  • Port Neches Jefferson Co 9-24-16
  • Groves Jefferson Co 9-24-16
  • Bluff Dale
  • Nechanitz Fayette Co Photos courtesy Gerald Massey & John Germann Collection 9-19-16
  • Bluff Dale Erath Co Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson 9-6-16
  • Raleigh
  • Tyro Coleman Co 9-6-16
  • Raleigh Navarro Co Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson 9-4-16
  • Currie Navarro Co Courtesy John Germann Collection 9-4-16
  • Mount Vernon
    Ghost Towns
  • Mount Vernon Lamar Co 9-22-16
  • Alexander Erath Co Photos courtesy Dustin Martin, Ken Rudine, Jim & Lou Kinsey, & John Germann Collection 9-19-16
  • Ronda Wilbarger Co 9-9-16
  • Angelina County
  • Cheeseland ghost town Courtesy John Germann Collection 9-14-16
  • Moffett 9-13-16
  • Sophisticated
    Texas Hill Country
  • Sophisticated Sisterdale by Michael Barr 9-1-16
  • Sisterdale Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson
  • Dallas Fair Park

    Dallas
    Fair Park by Clint Skinner 8-28-16
    Overview:
    1. Fair Park Station 8-28-16
    2. Main Entrance 9-4-16
    3. Founders Statue 9-4-16
    4. Women's Museum 9-11-16
    5. DAR House 9-11-14
    6. The Texas Vietnam Veterans Memorial 9-18-16
    7. Sydney Smith Memorial Fountain 9-18-16
    8. Music Hall 9-25-16
    9. Fair Park Esplanade 9-25-16
    more to come

    Karnes
    Courthouses
  • Karnes County Courthouse under restoration by Terry Jeanson 9-29-16
  • Mike Cox
  • Protecting the Capitol from tourists 9-28-16
  • Roping a Locomotive 9-21-16
  • Not all ghosts are dead 9-15-16
  • Thermopylae 9-7-16
  • Charlie Hamby 9-1-16
  • "They shoe horses, don't they?"
  • Haikus on Texas by Carolyn Heinsohn 9-27-16
  • "Once Upon A Line" by d. knape
  • Clogged Arteries 9-27-16
  • Going Home 9-19-16
  • Frustration 9-19-16
  • Oh Silv'ry Moon 9-12-16
  • Slide, Texas 9-12-16
  • Potato Vines 9-5-16
  • Off the Beaten Path 9-5-16
  • Blowout
    Michael Barr
  • The Big Bang at Blowout 9-15-16
  • Robert Cowser
  • Using the Web to Discover a Family's Past 9-4-16
  • Clay Coppedge
  • Bobby Fuller 9-2-16
  • Cartoons by Roger T. Moore
  • Brownsville "race riot" 9-20-16
  • Sept. 12, 1874: Holding off Comanches in Hemphill Co 9-13-16

  • August 2016 Issue:
    Towns
  • Chandler Henderson Co Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson 8-21-16
  • Uhland Caldwell Co 8-30-16
  • Ben Hur Limestone Co Photos courtsy Barclay Gibson & John Germann 8-26-16
  • Farrar Limestone Co Courtesy John Germann Collection 8-26-16
  • Chandler
  • Flower Hill Colorado Co 8-24-16
  • Maypearl Ellis Co 8-8-16
  • Swiss Alp Fayette Co Photos courtesy Barclay Gibson, Carolyn Heinsohn FCHC and John Germann 8-2-16
  • The Swiss Alp Dance Hall by David Knape
  • Blackland Rockwall Co Photos courtesy Dylan Gielow & John Germann Collection 8-2-16
  • La Grulla Starr Co 8-1-16
  • Swiss Alp
    Ghost Towns
  • Cain City by Michael Barr 8-1-16
  • Bridge Valley Fayette Co by Carolyn Heinsohn 8-11-16
  • Cain City
  • Mullins Prairie Fayette Co Photos courtesy Carolyn Heinsohn FCHC 8-10-16
  • Chispa Jeff Davis Co 8-1-16
  • Cass Courtesy John Germann Collection 8-1-16
  • Mullins Prairie
    Colorado County
  • Sheridan Photos courtesy Nesbitt Memorial Library
  • Flower Hill 8-24-16
  • Sheridan
  • Provident City Ghost town Courtesy John
    Germann Collection 8-26-16
  • Provident City
    Travis County
  • New Sweden
  • Manda
  • Kimro
  • Decker
  • New Sweden
    Railroad
    Michael Barr
  • The Fredericksburg Railroad 8-15-16
  • "Once Upon A Line" by d. knape
  • The Effect of Car Windows on Young Children 8-29-16
  • Let's Face It 8-29-16
  • Beans 8-23-16
  • The Land Between 8-15-16
  • Postoperative Stress 8-8-16
  • Greenwich Mean 8-2-16
  • Mike Cox
  • Hogg's Prank 8-25-16
  • A Swedish Family in Texas 8-3-16
  • John Troesser
  • Denis Wong in New Orleans 8-19-16
  • The Girl Who Mistook Wasabi for Guacamole 8-8-16
  • Clay Coppedge
  • "Ragtime Texas" Henry Thomas 8-5-16
  • Cartoons
  • All-males-18-45 8-30-16
  • Gov. Jim Ferguson impeached 8-24-16
  • Earthquake in Texas, August 16, 1931 8-19-16
  • General Custer in Texas 8-10-16
  • Chuckwagon 8-2-16
  • Outlaws
  • The Davis Gang, the Memoirs of Gean Kearns by Vicki Welch Ayo
    Book review by Nikki Palomino 8-20-16
  • Mason
    Courthouse
  • Mason County Courthouse by Terry Jeanson 8-12-16
  • Globe
    Theatre
  • Bertram - Globe Theatre by Lance Regier 8-13-16


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