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Limbo time
It's time to limbo - luau limbo that is. Okay, someone has to have more information on this. We are asking you please - share something. Why are they limboing. Is limboing a real word? Who won? Can...
May 11, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quirt or not to quirt
Call them quirts I guess. They aren't whips. But who is the man in the photo. Someone out their is bound to know. Post it in a comment below.
May 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riding on out or riding in?
So I really don't know if these riders are coming or going but it sounds better to say they are going. Ties in better with the riding on out of the work week. Or it could be riding on into the week...
May 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones track from above
With all the construction going one, we thought it would be a worthwhile endeavor to show the before picture of Jones High track. Yea, this is the way before picture. Unfortunately, we don't know e...
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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O'Reily's back when it opened
It's nice to see that so many businesses have hung in there through the years. This time it's O'Reily's Auto Parts.
May 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oh the young faces
No date here but these are young faces in the crowd. I am sure many of you recognize someone here. Point them out in a comment below. Tell their age if you wish - we don't mind but they might.
May 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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All spruced up
Western Week 1977 brought a lot of customers in to the Quick Serve boot Shop for a shine, Ray Munoz Jr. 13, at left, has been shining boots for six years. "Rosebud" Baird (seated) takes advantage o...
May 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's no Duck Dynasty
Ardeen Urbantke takes home a plaque for Most Outstanding Beard in the Beard and Mustache Contest during the 1976 Western Week celebration.
May 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dress of many ribbons
Jacob had his coat but Mitzi has her ribbons. Mitzi Joya of Beeville won the award for the "Most Original Ribbon Day Costume" at the Girl Scout Camp held in Beeville (date not listed). A total of 5...
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Is it real?
"Buckshot" Boenig receives a plaque for Most Outstanding Mustache during Beard and Mustache Contest at the Western Week Festivities in 1976, though he had to pass the muster to confirm the mustache...
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taking a break
Taking a break in front of Sivann Drugs and McMurray Store. If you have any information on this photo, feel free to comment in the box below.
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cookie monsters?
No, they're just your friendly cookie salesgirls in green. Selling the first boxes in Beeville for the season are from the left, Christina Gonzales of Troop 243, Tracy Turner of Troop 418 and Melis...
Apr 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our Lady of Victory
Here we see what has been labeled 'First Our Lady of Victory.' Note the two water cisterns in the back and the single car garage.
Apr 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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1903 flood
This photo shows storm damage and a stranded house during the 1903 area flood. If you have information on this photo, please comment in the box below.
Apr 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
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First tenant for Industrial Park
The Industrial Park has its first tenant - Modern Pipe. Overseeing the construction of the pipe manufacturing and distributing plant is Roy Haney, center, general manager of the plant. Enjoying wor...
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hay inspectors
Hay quality gets high priority with local cattlemen interested in less expensive quality forage. Shown here examining samples from an earlier hay show are (from left) Jack Gaines of Skidmore, Hilma...
Apr 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kilts and pipes
At least this photo doesn't come with sound.
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
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