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A very non-Texan-like rejection letter

A very non-Texan-like rejection letter… All y’all who know me are familiar with my conversational style of writing by now I imagine – and I try not to take myself too seriously (sometimes successful — sometimes not so much) so keep that in mind and check this out: I’ve had my share of “rejection letters”…
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This Day in Texas History: Texas Congress is History; Texas Legislature In Place

This Day in Texas History: (from the¬†Texas State Historical Association¬†archives) Texas Congress is History; Texas Legislature In Place February 19, 1846 On this day in 1846, the First Legislature of the state of Texas convened in Austin. The flag of the Republic of Texas was lowered, and the flag of the United States was raised.…
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