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I Remember A German POW In A Small World

WWI GERMAN HELMET

The following was told to me by my dear friend, the late James Wyatt of Sipe Springs, Texas. The setting for his story is WWI, and it is one of those rare happenings that makes us realize it truly is a very, … Continue reading

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James Madison Ellison (b. 1840) From Georgia To Indian Fights In Texas

J.M. Ellison 1840-1923
Eliza Ellison 1843-1910

James Madison Ellison was born March 25, 1840, in Georgia to Nancy Baird Ellison and her husband, James Ellison.  James Madison and his parents (and probably other family members) came to Eastland County (just barely out of Erath County), where in 1858 he built … Continue reading

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Remember The Gorman Hospital Or Sanitarium?

GORMAN HOSPITAL

Some Even Called It The Blackwell Hospital  I was born there as were many of you. As a child, I thought the old building as grand as any building could be, big trees and, although I’m not sure when the … Continue reading

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Texas Midwest Community Network Luncheon

LUNCHEON 1 4-2012

Several Dublin citizens attended the network luncheon in Hico sponsored by Texas Midwest Community Network. The luncheon was held at Blue Star Trading last Thursday. Immediately following lunch discussion focused on “Communities of Achievement.” The informal program included a brief … Continue reading

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