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She’s A Texas Gal – Mary Ann Mayfield Stephen

Mary Ann became a trick rider as well.

Her name is Mary Ann Mayfield Stephen, as in Stephenville. “My husband’s great-grandfather gave the land for Stephenville. Mr. Erath came to him and asked if he would give the land if the town were name for him. Of course, … Continue reading

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From Dublin, Texas To Madison Square Garden

The economic impact that a few people with a vision can have upon a small town is tremendous as can be seen in this 1946 photo of the Dublin Rodeo Parade. Wouldn't you love to know who all of these people are, where they came from, and what they purchased in Dublin during the rodeo?

Rodeo, it’s big in Texas and bigger in Vegas, often taking on a life of its own for those who follow its circuit. What many living in Central Texas today do not realize is that the heartbeat of rodeo used … Continue reading

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Capturing The Great Rodeo History That Is Dublin, Texas

JO BARBEE

Well, it wasn’t 1819, but I did take a little trip last week as I headed straight toward Dublin, Texas and the Dublin Rodeo Heritage Museum. I had heard that board members were updating, that they had new videos about … Continue reading

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I Remember Jack Favor From Rodeo Cowboy To Prison Stripes

Jack-on-Horse

Now, most of us have run into a cowboy from time to time, especially living where we do and most of us know from experience that a cowboy’s nature is to help his neighbor when at all possible.  Eula cowboy, … Continue reading

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