Ben H. English ~ Texas Historian

This post is especially for two of my grandfather’s surviving friends, Mr. Carl C. Williams and Mr. Ray Atkinson. They knew him well. MY GRANDFATHER’S GUN: This is a story about a pistol. It is also a bit of the life story of the special man who carried it, and of a time and place […]

Ben H. English ~ Texas

If you have an interest in the history of the Texas Rangers, you might want to look into this book. It covers what happened during the post Ma Ferguson years and how the rangers were completely reorganized. Thus began the next major phase in how the Texas Rangers were selected, trained and deployed, and became […]

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