Look Who's Talking about Texas History

Davick Services recommends the Facebook Group "West Texas History & Memories" for history, famous people, old photos, stories, unclaimed estates and genealogy of the Western Half of Texas . . . Check it out and join the conversation

 
Books About Wichita County Texas People and Places
What's Your Favorite Book about a Wichita County Texas Person, Place or Event? Here are some of our favorites.

 

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Texas Folklore Society, 1909-1943

The Society had its beginnings at the A&M-Texas football game in 1909. The announced purpose of the society was to collect and make known to the public songs and ballads, superstitions, signs and omens, cures and peculiar customs, legends, dialects, games, plays, and dances, and riddles and proverbs. Found Inside: Legends of Wichita County --- Betty Smedley, Wichita Falls

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Ripped from the Headlines!: The Shocking True Stories Behind the Movies' Most Memorable Crimes

Found inside: "At one point, inside the tiny grocery of a filling station in Wichita Falls, Texas, Mosser managed to grab Cook and pin his arms, while shouting to the elderly attendant, E. O. Cornwall, for help . . . " Read more Look inside

 
 

Resources:

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Vintage Texas Photos (eBay)

 

What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County

 

Mysterious TexasTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Famous Actors from West TexasBooks about Texas People 

County by County