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    • The Nacogdoches Trail

    • 1870's Texas Adventure
    • By: Mr. Robert C. Carroll
    • Narrated by: Robert Neil DeVoe
    • Length: 4 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In the latter part of the nineteenth century the west was changing rapidly. East Texas In particular, was becoming intolerant of lawlessness. One farmer said: "If you spit on a sidewalk, you better get a bucket of wash-water and get busy, or go to jail." That summed it up very well. Industry was becoming more widespread in major cities such as Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and Jefferson, "The city at the end of the river." By the late 1860s and 1870s, Jefferson was second only to Galveston in commerce.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great East Texas Lore

    • By Arthur Harris on 06-05-17

    Regular price: $14.95