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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

Life in Hardeman County Texas 1850 - 1950
Woman in Car in 1920s in Chillicothe Texas

Woman in Car 1920s in Chillicothe Texas

Sometime in the 1920s Ruby Forbes Wykes posed behind the wheel of an early car in Chillicothe She taught school in Chilicothe for a while and this was the only time she drove. She never drove again and walked to teach school for the remaining 54 years.

. . .  many thanks to Brent Lemons for identifying his grandmother in this photo and providing more information.

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)

Texas History by Category and Event

Life in Hardeman County 1850 -1950

Life in Hardeman County 1850 -1950Life in Hardeman County Texas 1850 -1950

Books about Hardeman County People and Places

Books about Hardeman County TexasStories about People from Hardeman County Texas

 

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

 

Texas Estates with Unclaimed Assets Waiting to be 

ClaimedTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County

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