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Gebo’s Distributing Co.

Gebo’s has grown to 21 stores, the majority of which are located throughout western Texas.

Casa Cabana Restaurant

The service was spot on and the food is great. Overall, it has become one of my favorite restaurants in the area.

History

Texas Towns

NAVASOTA, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO Navasota, Texas By John Ronan Broderick CHRONOLOGY OF EVENTS: 1687 to 1858 On March 19, 1687, the famous French explorer, Rene-Robert Cavalier, Sieur

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CUERO, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO Cuero, Texas By John Ronan Broderick FOUNDING FATHERS? Some of what follows about the early history of Cuero, Texas, was excerpted from an

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BLANCO, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO Blanco, Texas By John Ronan Broderick COWBOYS AND INDIANS Archaeological evidence dating back to circa 1150 AD suggests that the first inhabitants of

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NEW BRAUNFELS, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO New Braunfels, Texas By John Ronan Broderick GERMANIC ORIGINS AND INFLUENCES When one thinks of Texas towns and cities settled by 19th century

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BRENHAM, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO BRENHAM, TEXAS By John Ronan Broderick BRENHAM’S FOUNDING MOTHER In the dozen or so previous articles I have had the privilege to write

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Places

New & Noteworthy Places

Casa Cabana Restaurant

The service was spot on and the food is great. Overall, it has become one of my favorite restaurants in the area.

Fort Chadbourne

Fort Chadbourne, established in 1852, defended the Western Frontier and mail route of Butterfield overland. It was captured in 1861 by Confederates, then by the Federal Army in 1865

Haunted 1886 Olde Park Hotel

You ought to believe in the famous saying that there is safety in numbers, when you book a visit or an overnight stay here.

George Ranch Historical Park

Texas has so much history, and one of the must see places is the George Ranch Historical Park. The park has 4 historic settlement sites – Jones Stock, Davis Victorian, Ryan Prairie and George Ranch.

People & Places

Off the Beaten Path

Fort Chadbourne

Fort Chadbourne, established in 1852, defended the Western Frontier and mail route of Butterfield overland. It was captured in 1861 by Confederates, then by the Federal Army in 1865

George Ranch Historical Park

Texas has so much history, and one of the must see places is the George Ranch Historical Park. The park has 4 historic settlement sites – Jones Stock, Davis Victorian, Ryan Prairie and George Ranch.

Texas Youth

Texas 4-H News

BASTROP, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO BASTROP, TEXAS By John Ronan Broderick EARLY DAYS IN BASTROP Unlike most of the towns and cities founded in the first half of

WOODLANDS, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO WOODLANDS, TEXAS By John Ronan Broderick GROGAN-COCHRAN LUMBER MILL In 1917 two lumbermen merged their operations to form one entity, the Grogan-Cochran Lumber

WIMBERLEY, TEXAS

INTRODUCTION TO WIMBERLEY, TEXAS By John Ronan Broderick PIONEER DAYS IN WIMBERLEY Centuries prior to the first Anglo-Americans’ arrival on the scene of what is

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