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A Texas Variety Store In The 1920s

W.H.ROWLAND VARIETY STORE

Pictured here is the W.H. Rowland Variety Store* in Comanche, Texas, but it could have been any store in any small Texas town in the 1920s. Mr. Rowland’s store was located on the west side of the square in Comanche, and … Continue reading

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The Santa Clause Bank Robbery

SANTA CLAUS BANK ROBBERY

Santa Claus A Bank Robber?* It was December 23, 1927, and all across Texas people were preparing for Christmas as they struggled to find that last minute gift or, even more so, as they struggled to put the finishing touches … Continue reading

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