University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Atascosa County Scrapbook and Obituary, 1930-1938



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Atascosa County
Title: Atascosa County Scrapbook and Obituary
Dates: 1930-1938
Abstract: The bulk of the material consists of obituaries, arranged alphabetically by the surname of the deceased, and other newspaper clippings, which were clipped from various Atascosca County newspapers.
Extent: 4 inches
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

The bulk of the material consists of obituaries, arranged alphabetically by the surname of the deceased, and other newspaper clippings, which were clipped from various Atascosca County newspapers. Also included are short reports written about Tyler County cities and notable sites, and other events in Atascosca County. Most of the material is dated in the range 1930-1938.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Obituaries--Texas.
Obituaries--Texas-- Atascosa County.
Texas--History--Local.
Texas--History-- Atascosa County.
Atascosa County (Tex.)
Atascosa County (Tex.)--Genealogy.
Atascosa County (Tex.)--Genealogy--Sources.
Atascosa County (Tex.)--History.

Related Material

Forms part of the Texas County Scrapbook and Obituaries Collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Atascosa County Scrapbook and Obituary, 1930-1938, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3L79 Obituaries
Abernathy, W.M., of Pleasanton, Floresville Chronicle, July 3, 1931
Adams, Jack “Uncle Jack,” of Poteet, Pleasanton Express, December 6, 1934
Adams, Mrs. Marietta, of Atascosa County, Jordanton Monitor, May 19, 1932
Allen, R.B., of Campbellton, Jordanton Monitor, May 19, 1932
Barrett, Mr. Nicolas, of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, March 5, 1931
Barrow, Mrs. J.H., of Poteet, Jourdanton Monitor, January 12, 1933
Barrett, Nicholas, of Pleasanton, March 6, 1931
Barrow, Mrs. J.H., of Poteet, San Antonio Express, January 8, 1933
Brite, Bill, of Pleasanton, Dallas News, March 3, 1939
Brite, Mrs. W.T., of Verdi, Jourdanton News, July 9, 1931
Broom, A.W., of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, November 13, 1930
Brown, Mrs. John, of Jourdanton, Jourdanton Monitor, May 19, 1932
Brown, Mrs. J.W., of Jourdanton, San Antonio Express, May 12, 1932
Brown, Mrs. Mattie, of Jourdanton, Hallettsville New-Era, May 17, 1932
Buhmeister, Frank Herman, of Poteet, Pleasanton Express, April 28, 1932
Claiborne, Mrs. Eliza, of Charlotte, San Antonio Light, November 18, 1920 (possibly 1930)
Chamberlain, Jesse M., of Pleasanton, Jourdanton Monitor, June 9, 1932
Cook, James Russell, of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Enterprise, November 22, 1934
Franklin, Frank, of Pleasanton, Jourdanton Monitor, November 15, 1934
Franklin, Mr. Frank, of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, November 15, 1934
Guynes, Albert Brown, of Lytle, Jourdanton News-Monitor, September 17, 1931
Hayden, Basil, of Leming, San Antonio Express, March 13, 1933
Hayden, Basil, of Leming, Atacosa Monitor, March 16, 1933
Henson, Mrs. Margaret, of Lytle, Dallas Messenger, June 11, 1931
Hester, Mr. F.M., of Lytle, Lytle News, March 12, 1931
Horton, John T. of Asherton, Cotulla Record, September 4, 1931
Hughes, Robert Thomas, of Poteet, San Antonio Express, January 9, 1935
Hurley, C.C., of Poteet, San Antonio Express, October 30, 1930
Hyder, Mr. J., of Leming, Pleasanton Express, June 8, 1933
Johnson, Mr. Hubert D., Jourdanton Monitor, December 15, 1930
Kalka, John, of Leming, Dallas Messenger, June 18, 1931
Kalka, John, of Leming, San Antonio News, June 13, 1931
Keller, David, of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, November 1, 1934
Kerns, Ulysses Grant, of Leming, Hescosa Monitor, June 2, 1932
Langley, Mr. A.G., of Benton, San Antonio Express, September 5, 1934
Lawhon, Mrs. Evelyn, of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, March 9, 1933
Lytle, Judge Nelson, of Lytle, Devine News, September 22, 1932
Lyons, Mr. Herff, of Pleasanton, Atascosa News Monitor, October 15, 1931
McWhorter, J. Marlin, of Lytle, Devine News, September 5, 1934
Martin, James M., of Christine, San Antonio Express, May 24, 1931
Mustin, W.J., of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, December 6, 1934
O’Neal, J.R., of Christine, Pleasanton Express, April 28, 1932
Fuller, Mr. Walter Payne, of Lytle, La Coste Ledger, March 21, 1936
Props, Grndma, of Pleasanton,Pleasanton Express, October 9, 1930
Richarson, T.L., of Jourdanton, Devine News, July 16, 1931
Richardson, W.F., of Pleasanton, Floresville Journal, November 10, 1933
Riley, Mrs. B.L., of Lytle, La Coste Ledger, May 29, 1931
Roberson, Alvis Jerome, of Sand Branch, Devine News, February 9, 1933
Roberts, J.J., of San Antonio, Jourdanton News Monitor, October 29, 1931
Rose, Lou Hilda, of Lytle, San Antonio Evening News, February 23, 1932
Rowe, Mrs. A.J., of Jourdanton, Jourdanton Monitor, January 5, 1933
Rutheford, Mrs. Ollie, of Wagoner, Oklahoma, Pleasanton Express, November 1, 1934
Saunders, Miss Sarah Ann, of Christine, Jourdanton Monitor, March 2, 1933
Silvers, Mrs. Laura Brown, of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, January 5, 1933
Smith, Mrs. R.R., of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, January 31, 1935
Smith, Thomas Pate, of McCoy, Pleasanton Express, June 9, 1932
Smith, Vernon, of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Express, August 11, 1932
Spencer, Mr. L.T., of Lytle, Devine News, September 29, 1932
Sutton, John W., of Stockdale, Pleasanton Express, November 1, 1934
Torres, Porfirio, of Pleasanton, 1914
Turner, Robert J., of Pleasanton, Dilley Herald, February 27, 1931
Wells, Mrs. H.C., of Lytle, Devine News, May 17, 1934
Wells, Mrs. H.C., of Lytle, Pleasanton Express, May 17, 1934
West, Mrs. Sarah Ann, of Jourdanton, San Antonio Express, July 14, 1932
Witten, George W., of Verdi, Facts Pleasanton, June 21, 1934
Woodlee, M.H., of Pleasanton, San Antonio Express, July 9, 1931
Wedding Announcements:
Mr. and Mrs. Hensarling, of Jourdanton, Uvalde News, June 6, 1932
Politics:
Brite, Col. W.T., San Antonio Express, February 11, 1932
Reunions:
Hutcherson, Mr. and Mrs. J.S., of Jourdanton, Jourdanton News, August 20, 1931
Other newspaper clippings:
“Celebrates her 92d Birthday,” Pleaston Express, December 10, 1931
“H. Hickok Honored on 85th Birthday,” Pleasanton Press, December 17, 1931
“Mr. And Mrs. R.J. Lauderdale Celebrate Golden Wedding,” Pleasanton Express, March 31, 1932
“Col. W.T. Brite Celebrates 76th Birthday,” Pleasanton Express, August 4, 1932
“Mrs. Mary Ann Smith Celebrates Ninety Third Birthday,” Pleasanton Express, December 3, 1932
“Aged Fiddler of Pleasanton Wins Trailers Contest,” San Antonio Evening News, February 9, 1935
“Honored a Pioneer Citizen,” Floresville Chronicle Journal, January 13, 1933
“Historical Review of Pleasanton and Atascosa County, from 1855 to 1930,” Pleasanton Express, January 16, 1930
“Early Settlers of Atascosa County,” Pleasanton Express, June 8, 1933
“Looking Backward: copy of monitor 44 years ago gives peep back,” Atascosa Monotor, January 8, 1931
“Historical Review of Pleasanton Schools, Dating Back to 1858,” Pleasanton Express, January 16, 1930
“Campbellton Founded by Trader in 1867,” San Antonio Express, December 3, 1930
“Clubwomen Plant Campbellton Tree,” San Antonio Express, November 5, 1932
“W.T. Brite Celebrates 77th Birthday with All-Day Party and Dinner,” Pleasanton Express, July 27, 1933
“Pleasanton Hotel Burns,” Austin American, November 17, 1932
“Mrs. Mary Campbell and Atascosa County Pioneers Honored with Tree Planting,” Jordanton Monitor, October 27, 1932
“Some Old History of Atascosa County,” San Antonio Express, January 10, 1935
“Lytle Couple Wed 50 Years,” San Antonio Express, September 10, 1933
“Pioneer Honored,” Gourdanton Monitor, May 4, 1933
“Sixtieth Wedding Anniversary,” Gourdanton Monitor, May 11, 1933
“Mr. and Mrs. G.W. Witten Celebrate 60th Anniversary, Pleasanton Express, May 11, 1933
“Old Rock Church and Headstones Tell Story of Somerset,” San Antonio Express, August 26, 1934
“Atacosa Fair to End Today,” San Antonio Express, October 11, 1941
“Little Remains of the Once Thriving Town of Somerset Founded by Pioneers,” by Henry Yelvington, undated
“Ancient Curios are Legacy,” March 3, 1928
Announcement, San Antonio Express, May 15, 1932
Wedding Anniversary, Pleasanton Express, December 12, 1934
Frontier Times, Bandera, Texas, September 1935
Reports on Tyler County cities and places:
Statistical Report for Christine, TX, May 14, 1938
“Atascosa County” Report on Eightieth Anniversary of the founding of Atascosa County
“Atascosa County: battle of the Medina,” by Adolph C. Schwarz, June 12, 1937
“Toola Waterhole Fight, 1845 (as told by West Davidson),” by A.J. Sowell, 1900
General Information for Campbellton, TX, February 21, 1938
Statistical Report for McCoy, TX, February 21, 1937
“Tordilla Mound Still Guards Its Secrets,” by Adolph Schwarz, March 25, 1931
“Facts and Figures about Pleasanton Texas” compiled June 1926
General Information for Dobrowolski, TX, May 24, 1937
General Information for Benton City, TX, June 28, 1937
General Information for Kyote, TX, February 9, 1937
General Information for Davis, TX, May 13, 1937
General Information for Hindes, TX, July 28, 1937
General Information for Poteet, TX, April 27, 1937
Jourdanton History by Adolph Schwarz
General Information for Jourdanton, TX, February 19, 1937
General Information for Jourdanton, TX, by Adolph Schwarz
General Information for Haiduk, TX, by Adolph Schwarz
General Information for Rossville, TX, May 18, 1937
General Information for Fashing, TX, by Adolph Schwarz
General Information for Charlotte, TX, July 18, 1937
“Atacosa County” excerpt from A History of Texas & Texans
Description of Atacosa County
Miscellaneous papers
Correspondence, Adolph C. Schwarz to Virginia Newton,
May 8, 1936
May 23, 1936
March 8, 1936
May 11, 1936
April 9, 1936
May 14, 1936
April 8, 1936
Photographs
Musgrave Ranch House, ca. 1936