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Tahoka to Floydada in a Car Named Cassie

1907 Buick

Photo Courtesy Detroit Public Library

 

In 1907 the Lynn County News documented a family's journey from Tahoka to Floydada via Lubbock, Plainview and Lockney in a Buick named Cassie. The article tells a fascinating story of the people they traveled with and people they met along the way including Mrs. Bartley,  Lettie Hughes, May Allen, Mrs. Crie, Thomas Mitchell, Sam Henry, Judge Henry, Carl Steen, Homer Steen, L.P. Adair, C. L. Adair, A.R. Adair, Judge Bartley, Ellis Payne and many more

A trip to Floydada in Cassie
Resources:

West Texas History & Memories

Floyd County (Texas) Community

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History by Category and Event

Floydada Ex-Student's Association (Facebook)

Post Cards From The Panhandle

Early Life in Floyd County Tx

Books About Floyd County People and Places

Books about Floyd County TexasBooks about Floyd County Texas

Books about Hale County People and Places

Books about Hale County People and PlacesBooks about People from Plainview, Hale Center, Petersburg and Abernathy Texas

Books about Lynn County People and Places

Books about Lynn County Texas People and PlacesBooks about Tahoka, New Home, O'Donnell, Wilson, Grassland and Wayside Texas.

Books about Lubbock County People and Places

Books about Lubbock County People and Places

 

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
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County

Floyd County Treasures

Rare Artifacts, Memorabilia, Ancestry and History Records from Floydada, Lockney, Aiken, Barwise, Dougherty and South Plains, Texas

See All Floyd County Treasures (eBay)

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