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Been H. English ~Alpine ~ Texas

Advertisements “A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner, so if one’s life is cold and bare he can blame none but himself.”–Louis L’Amour THE STORY BEHIND THE PHOTO: “Like any other, the Chihuahuan Desert permeating the lower Big Bend region is one of a hard environment, survived only by equally hardy creatures […]

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Been H. English ~ Texas ~ Alpine

Advertisements “The world is full of idolatries, but I question if any idolatry has been more extensively practised than the idolatry of the outward appearance.” ~ W. G. Blaikie THE STORY BEHIND THE PHOTO: “North of Croton Peak and to the northwest of the Paint Gap Hills lies what appears as a near featureless depression […]

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Ben H. English

Advertisements “Kingdoms are but the lengthened shadows of kings.”–Charles L. Feinberg “Once upon a time and really not that long ago, the lower Big Bend teemed with a Texas institution you don’t see much anymore: the working ranch. Now I am not talking about a forty acre ‘ranchita,’ or an exotic game preserve, a nature […]

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Ben H. English

Ben H. English

Advertisements “Kingdoms are but the lengthened shadows of kings.”–Charles L. Feinberg “Once upon a time and really not that long ago, the lower Big Bend teemed with a Texas institution you don’t see much anymore: the working ranch. Now I am not talking about a forty acre ‘ranchita,’ or an exotic game preserve, a nature […]

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Alpine. Texas USA
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