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This Day in Texas History: Mormons Arrive in Texas

This Day in Texas History: Mormons Arrive in Texas November 19, 1845 On this day in 1845, the first group of Mormon settlers to come to Texas, led by Lyman Wight, arrived in Grayson County. After wintering in an abandoned fort at Preston, this group of dissident Mormons pressed on to Austin in June 1846.…
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This Day in Texas History: Willie Takes His Fourth of July Show to Luckenbach

This Day in Texas History: Willie Takes His Fourth of July Show to Luckenbach July 04, 1995 On this day in 1995, Luckenbach, Texas, where “Everybody is Somebody,” was the site of Willie Nelson’s Fourth of July Picnic. The event drew thousands to the “town,” which had a population of three. Luckenbach is on Ranch…
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2-28-2013 Daily Image: Texas Guitar Case

En route from San Antonio to Fredericksburg just after Christmas, we flew past a sign that read Luckenbach – and hit the brakes… Luckenbach had been on my list of places to explore for years and the opportunity had nearly escaped us again. A brief detour and we were there! Not much to look at,…
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New Resellers for Texas As I See It

It’s been a very busy couple of months starting off 2012 and we have added quite a few vendors to our stable in this time. So here are the new additions.  Please show them your support by patronizing these establishments. Barnes and Noble. The following locations have Texas As I See It on their shelves:…
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New Reseller in Fredericksburg

We continue to sign up new resellers as time permits and at this time, we have 22 resellers throughout the state of Texas.  Of course this does not include the massive Barnes and Noble chain or Amazon.com. During a recent road trip to the Hill Country for the express purpose of photographing Stonehenge II for…
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