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Get Ready For Trains Over Texas!
November 15, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

All Aboard! “Trains Over Texas” being constructed at TW TrainWorx headquarters   Create holiday memories by travelling across Texas by model railroad in this scratch built  “O” scale model. The multiple trains crisscrossing the state will visit important and unique places in our state’s geology and physiography. Destinations include oil country salt domes, prairies and […]

Dead Things That Might Be Under Your House Part 3: The Black Hope Horror
October 31, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

I spent this past Saturday in a graveyard. But not just any graveyard, it was a forgotten one. I had first learned of its existence in a dusty volume published by the Crosby Historical Society in the early 90’s. Photocopied articles within described an African American Cemetery discovered by children in the Spanish Cove subdivision […]

Ghostly Creatures of the Night: A True Raccoon Story!
October 5, 2016 · 1 Comment

The other day I was on one of my three-mile walks, fighting off those extra pounds that come with my new, sedentary office job. The sun was coming down earlier than I expected, an unwelcome consequence of changing seasons, and I found that the pretty tree-lined lane I live on had become a particularly dark […]

The 113th Anniversary of ‘Ol 97
September 29, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

“Sorry we couldn’t remember the Wreck of Old ’97”  Elwood,  The Blues Brothers                         https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wreck_of_the_Old_97   One of the things I have been working on lately is an exhibit, Trains over Texas, which will open in the near future. The exhibit is a masterpiece of […]



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