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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

Derrick Builder at Lunch in 1942

Derrick Builder at Lunch in 1942 in Andrews Texas

In 1942 a derrick builder near Andrews Texas broke for lunch when an unknown photographer captured this crystal clear photo of the oil field worker  taking a big bite of his sandwich.

 

If you like these images, you can browse and view more than a thousand images of early life in Andrews County and throughout the state in eBay's Historical Texas Collection. .

Resources:

West Texas History & Memories

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)

Books about Andrews County People and Places

Books About and by Andrews County PeopleBooks About and by Andrews County Texas  People and Places

Famous People from Andrews County Texas
Andrews County Unclaimed EstatesAndrews County Unclaimed Estates

These Deceased Residents of Andrews County Left a total $19,470 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs . . . see the list

 

 

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
 
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