Old & New Trails

TALPA – When Andrew Herring sold his farm in Washington County, he placed the money in a sack under the saddle of his eldest son’s horse and they came west in search of land. In 1886 they purchased about 14,000 acres in Runnels County and partly in Coleman County near what became Talpa in the...

Unregistered Bull

Choice gleanings from 45-plus years of Unregistered Bull. Were you in the Los Angeles-Long Beach area last week? It seemed to me and my family that everybody in the country was there. Actually, this impression stemmed from our provincial existence here in West Texas, or at least that's what the Californios told us. They said...

On The Edge Of Common Sense

"What happened to your pickup seat? Is that buffalo track?" Well, I guess you had to be there. We had a cow attack. It all began when me and Roy went out to check the cows. We'd finished lunch and watched our 'soap' and forced ourselves to rouse. We's pokin' through the heavy bunch for...

Cartoon

"Shore would be scary if this trail came to a dead end!"

The Computer & The Cowboy

Computers are great, when they are working. Today I took my pickup in for the required state inspection. My first stop was the dealership. They couldn’t inspect it because the dealership just sold to another owner and the state hadn’t approved the new dealer to inspect cars. I took it to another service center. They...

It’s The Pitts

If I was a woman I'd be a radical feminist and darn tired of sick jokes like, "My wife ran off with my best friend and I miss him." Or, "women have smaller feet so they can stand closer to the sink," or a sign on the door of a hardware store, "Gone to wife's...

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PO Box 3306
San Angelo TX 76902

800-284-5268
325-949-4611

PO Box 3306
San Angelo TX 76902