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Everything Goes to the Dogs at the Buda Wiener Dog Races

Everything Goes to the Dogs at the Buda Wiener Dog Races

…most welcome). The grand prize winner receives $500 and a year’s bragging rights. Subscribe to Texas Highways In Texas, this…

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

…realism, as in the portrayal of “assignation houses” (high-end brothels) and the nascent women’s rights movement of the 19th century….

Barbara Jordan: The Great Texas Orator

Barbara Jordan: The Great Texas Orator

…of the 1965 Voting Rights Act to include other minorities. She campaigned diligently for Jimmy Carter, and at the 1976…

The Texas Shell Game

The Texas Shell Game

…annual fee for the exclusive rights to an underwater plot that had no existing oysters. The lessor must create his…

Pageant of the Charro

Pageant of the Charro

…buckle, we just want the bragging rights,” says Gonzalez. These days, more than 200 official teams compete in the United…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

rights. When he moved back to the “Texas White House” in 1969, he often visited the family cemetery, near the…

Roads to Freedom

Roads to Freedom

…of people who lived out the turbulent march toward an integrated society with dignity, mostly in obscurity. The Civil Rights

Revisiting a Texas Treasure

Revisiting a Texas Treasure

…Jiménez, and cowboy and rodeo clown Leon Coffee. We’ve also heard from prominent businessmen, Doolittle’s Raiders, and civil rights leaders….

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