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Remembering The Runaway Scrape In Texas

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Just as a reminder, the Runaway Scrape was a period in Texas history that was just what the name implies…a time when people in Texas ran away. It can be dated generally as occurring between January of 1836 and lasting … Continue reading

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March 27, 1836, Remember Goliad!

MISSION AT GOLIAD

As you know, the Alamo fell on March 6, 1836, with none of the men who actually fought the battle left to tell their story; therefore, the Texians told it for them, making it difficult for any of us to … Continue reading

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Texas Destinations: Remember Goliad!

WOUNDED IN GOLIAD

Hands On Texas History! I was terribly disappointed to be unable to visit the town of Goliad last year, but I decided that my labyrinthitis simply wouldn’t allow me to be as mobile as I would need to be to view … Continue reading

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February 23, 1836, Santa Anna Arrives

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The die was cast, I suppose, long before Santa Anna’s troops rumbled into San Antonio. Inside the Alamo were 189 men who at this point still believed reinforcements would come to their aid, were, in fact, already speeding their way. … Continue reading

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