Texas Far Wide

Texas Far   Wide

Does the cowboy hat that warmed U.S.-China relations ring a bell? From the Staked Plain Quakers to the Kaiser Burnout, E.R. Bills delves into some of the most fascinating chapters of overlooked Texas lore. Includes photos

Author: E.R. Bills

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

ISBN: 9781439663059

Category: History

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"Fascinating information…little-known facts about remarkable Texans and events across the state.”—North Dallas Gazette Texas is renowned for its legendary and colorful history—but even the state’s famous storytellers don’t know it all. Ever hear about the escaped ape in the Big Thicket? Or the "Interplanetary Capital of the Universe" that sat on the Gulf Coast? Does the cowboy hat that warmed U.S.-China relations ring a bell? From the Staked Plain Quakers to the Kaiser Burnout, E.R. Bills delves into some of the most fascinating chapters of overlooked Texas lore. Includes photos
Categories: History

Texas Far and Wide The Tornado with Eyes Gettysburg s Last Casualty the Celestial Skipping Stone and Other Tales

Texas Far and Wide  The Tornado with Eyes  Gettysburg   s Last Casualty  the Celestial Skipping Stone and Other Tales

The sheer volume of remarkable Texan exploits creates a dizzying tally for the proudest of its citizens.

Author: E.R. Bills

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

ISBN: 9781625859181

Category: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Page: 144

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The sheer volume of remarkable Texan exploits creates a dizzying tally for the proudest of its citizens. So it happens that inexplicable marvels slip past an entire state of storytellers and world-famous legends live as anonymous neighbors. Ever hear the story about the escaped ape in the Big Thicket? Or the "Interplanetary Capital of the Universe" that sat on the Gulf Coast? Does the cowboy hat that warmed U.S.-China relations ring a bell? From the Staked Plain Quakers to the Kaiser Burnout, E.R. Bills delves into some of the most fascinating chapters of overlooked Texas lore.
Categories: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Government wide Index to Federal Research Development Reports

Government wide Index to Federal Research   Development Reports

Po - 174 934 I 38 67 17 HCS 3.00 MFS 0.65 TEXAS A AND MUNIV COLLEGG
STATION DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY ... AND RESPONSIVITY
MEASUREMENTS IN THE FAR INFRARED , AD - 655 027 20C U67 17 TEXAS
HIGHWAY DEPT .

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ISBN: NYPL:33433057696274

Category: Government publications

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Categories: Government publications

Project Independence Houston Texas Sept 16 20 1974

Project Independence  Houston  Texas  Sept  16 20  1974

The cost of drilling and completing walls in the Panhandle of Texas has almost
doubled since January of 973 . Recently , the FPC de signated a nation - wide
rate for new gee entering interitate commerce , setting the price at 43 cento per
thousand cubic ... but that this will be acceptable when compared to the
alternative of far less gas at unrealistically regulated accountable for such conse
que nce , by ...

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924004804682

Category: Energy policy

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Categories: Energy policy

The French Legation in Texas Recognition rupture and reconciliation

The French Legation in Texas  Recognition  rupture  and reconciliation

4 This estimate is , of course , far wide of the mark . The Handbook of Texas
reported production of cotton as late as 1849 to be no more than 58 , 073 bales .
But the Texans , whether from optimism or a desire to impress their visitor may
well ...

Author: Nancy Nichols Barker

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X001004942

Category: France

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You have before you a truly historic correspondence wiyh my Department, Wrote the French Foreign Minister to his first charge d' affaires to the Republic of Texas.
Categories: France

The Wide World Magazine

The Wide World Magazine

... up in the sky , the water assumes a threatening sisters , and brother drowned
before leaden colour , and far out to sea ... the sea rises in great billows , and
towerof a young Texas lady , Miss Minnie Florea . ing waves tumble on the beach
in ...

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ISBN: CHI:79286041

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The Texas Low Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Consent Act

The Texas Low Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Consent Act

With the only two national parks in Texas in our far west Texas region , our area
is known primarily for its open spaces ... A low - level radioactive waste disposal
facility is at odds with our pristine reputation , and will hurt tourism regionwide .

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Commerce. Subcommittee on Energy and Power

Publisher:

ISBN: UCR:31210011112222

Category: Interstate agreements

Page: 52

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Categories: Interstate agreements

The Texas Outlook

The Texas Outlook

Under the leadership of Dr. B. F. Pittenger , College of Education dean from 1926
-47 , the University moved far and fast to make the preparation of teachers a
University - wide function . His efforts bore fruit . The Colleges of Arts and
Sciences ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105005055061

Category: Education

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Categories: Education

The Bulletin of Pharmacy

The Bulletin of Pharmacy

... coming from both growing together would have a bearing only upon Louisiana
, Arksansas , Missouri , Texas , New ... of the P. alba , but in which I have upon
the subject , as I certainly did not this the Professor is far , far wide of the mark .

Author:

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ISBN: OSU:32435050345297

Category: Pharmacy

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Categories: Pharmacy

Indianola Scrap Book

Indianola Scrap Book

Indiente by be earlies they couvert firm in the earliest New York , ckemust
haviness hous Bay , the deepest water on the Texas coast , the news of which
must have travelled far , wide and fast , for this bay was for many years thereafter
provided ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105036872625

Category: Indianola (Tex.)

Page: 235

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Categories: Indianola (Tex.)

State Gazette Appendix

State Gazette Appendix

State , we will be distinguished and proud of our But , sir , Texas has ever been
willing to pay it , that in any manner ... I trust in God that the the late Republic ,
and may report such other far wide of the mark as any gentleman wbo has day
may ...

Author: Texas. Legislature

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ISBN: NYPL:33433011261546

Category: Texas

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Categories: Texas

Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

It would not be far wide of the truth to say that Centrinus and its allied genera form
one of the most difficult studies to be met with in the ... 9 mm . Texas . The type of
this remarkable species is apparently unique . 600 Coleopterological Notices , V .

Author: Thomas Lincoln Casey

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ISBN: HARVARD:HW33X1

Category: Science

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Records of meetings 1808-1916 in v. 11-27.
Categories: Science

Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas

Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas

These species vary greatly in their overall distribution from continent - wide
species to , as far as is presently understood , endemic species . With such
widely different distributions it may be anticipated that there is some degree of
niche ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015042743925

Category: Botany

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Categories: Botany

Texas Department of Agriculture Bulletin

Texas Department of Agriculture Bulletin

Texas. Dept. of Agriculture. DAIRY CATTLE . Scale of Points — For Cow .
GENERAL APPEARANCE : Points . 1 . ... Escutcheon , spreading over thighs ,
extending high and wide ; large high ovals ... 25. Udder , long , attached high and
full behind , extending far in front and full , flexible ; quarters even and free from ...

Author: Texas. Dept. of Agriculture

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112112407975

Category: Agriculture

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Categories: Agriculture

The Unitarian Review

The Unitarian Review

Joseph Henry Allen. THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS ... Childlike in simplicity is the
dress of the ancient scribe's idea, yet this itself strikes not so far wide of the mark.
Ultra-conservative that he was, he yet had an open eye, and looked straight at ...

Author: Joseph Henry Allen

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ISBN: UTEXAS:059172106044308

Category: Unitarianism

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Categories: Unitarianism

Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide

Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide

The mesquite , buffalo , and grama grasses grow through a wide range in Texas ,
carpeting the upland prairie regions . ... more Southeast Texas counties ,
extending as far north as Nacogdoches , but the vegetation today remains
sufficiently ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B4046998

Category: Almanacs, American

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Categories: Almanacs, American

The American Mercury

The American Mercury

Certainly many ization , but it surely is not far wide Eastern capitalists siphon off
their of the mark . share of the golden stream . But that Texas makes its living , in
the main , is by no means the whole story . from three sources : oil ( with which
we ...

Author: Henry Louis Mencken

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015030748258

Category: Periodicals

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Categories: Periodicals

The Industrial Potential of Texas

The Industrial Potential of Texas

A perspective of the position of Texas in the national picture must necessarily
include a wide diversity of materials- but as ... Texas occupies a strategic position
which will make it a far greater and a far more important chemical producer than
is ...

Author: Elmer Harrison Johnson

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:319510020997785

Category: Industries

Page: 99

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Categories: Industries

Current Opinion

Current Opinion

With his plant closed , as far as the manufacturing of silk , Mr. Wide decided to
come to America . ... Texas , the wonderful Lone Star State which produces one -
fourth of all the cotton produced in the world and which offers greater investment
 ...

Author: Edward Jewitt Wheeler

Publisher:

ISBN: PRNC:32101077879813

Category: Literature

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Categories: Literature

Texas Business Review

Texas Business Review

This single service places Texas far ahead of the other states ' location services .
Programs ... Texas , with Dallas producing the fourth - largest amount of film
footage in the United States , has a wide range of talented film makers . They are
 ...

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ISBN: UIUC:30112057113158

Category: Electronic journals

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Categories: Electronic journals