Adopted Land Beloved Land

Author: Christopher G. Pea
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 145200059X
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The Peña-Lara Story Christopher G. Peña. 4 Fernando-Javier When Fernando
was honorably discharged from the Navy in January 1946, he returned to Laredo
and his homestead on Zaragoza Street. By then the couple had two children,
Nelda, now three years old, ... Wanting to advance his career and taking
advantage of the 1944 G.I. Bill, Fernando began taking graduate classes in
Texas A & I University in Kingsville, Texas. For almost three years, Fernando
traveled nearly every ...

The Wired Homestead

Author: Turow
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262265447
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The University of Texas, with its over 75,000 students, faculty, and staff,
accounted for much of the city's early connectivity. In this sense, UT was for
Austin and public access what Virginia Tech was for Blacksburg, Virginia, and the
WELL.8 Very early in Austin's high-tech surge, Austin's city government adopted
an entrepreneurial approach to information technology. Public officials
developed a plan to make Austin the "wired" city it has become. The city's plan
called for developing ...

Constitution Of The State Of Texas

Author: Texas
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adopted by the Constitutional Convention convened at Austin, September 6th,
1875 : ratified by the people on the third Tuesday in February, 1876 : declared
adopted by proclamation of the Governor, March 4th, 1876, and effective, April
18th, 1876 Texas, William Milton Harris, United States. Elroy v. McGoffin, 68 Tex.
208, 4 S. W. 547; Smith v. Uzzell, 56 Tex. 315; Reece v. Renfro, 68 Tex. 192, 4
S. W. 545. (119) Contiguous lots in a city were used for homestead purposes by
the family ...

Spanish Texas 1519 1821

Author: Donald E. Chipman
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292721803
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For examples of authorizations for individual adoption, see Gammel, Laws of
Texas, 2:693, 1060. ... See also Joseph W. McKnight, “Homestead Law,” in Tyler
et al., NHOT, 3:680–681. 51. ... A description of Les Costes aux Environs de la
Riviere Misisipi... may be found in Robert S. Martin and James C. Martin,
Contours of Discovery: Printer Maps Delineating the Texas and Southwestern
Chapters in the Cartographic History of North America, 1513–1930: A User's
Guide, 38–39. 54.

Native American Adoption Captivity And Slavery In Changing Contexts

Author: M. Carocci
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137010525
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She had wished to write an opera based on a Texan story, to be included in the
Texan centennial celebrations of independence in 1936. The work was not
finished in time, and was first performed at the Texan ... the original story did not
have sufficient dramatic resolution. Hence, Cynthia's daughter Prairie Flower
does not die, but is rescued and reunited with her brother, Quanah Parker, after
an Indian raid on the homestead, in which Cynthia is accidentally shot and killed.
The Indian ...

As Big As Texas

Author: K.N. Casper
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 145922468X
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“I know how frustrating this is. You sound like just the kind of caring person we're
looking for. When the Homestead office is officially closed, and if the children are
transferred to this office, I'll be able to determine what's best for them. ... felt as if
she were caught in a Kafka story. “Our first concern is, of course, for the children.
They'll most likely be transferred here, ... “Suppose I adopted them,” Kayla blurted
out. The woman's brows rose. “You'd be willing to do that?” “They're good kids.

The Story Of Agricultural Economics In The United States 1840 1932 Men Services Ideas

Author: Henry Charles Taylor
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
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With the adverse economic conditions of the depression following 1929, the idea
of homestead tax exemption as a tax relief measure was again revived. In 1932
Texas and West Virginia both passed such measures. By 1939, 11 additional
states had adopted similar legislation. In summarizing the significance of this
movement, G. J. Isaac stated: Tax preference for homesteads cannot be
considered or evaluated solely in the light of its efficacy in reducing the burden of
property taxes ...

A Study Of The Texas Homestead And Other Exemptions

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The word 'trade,' in its general sense, embraces nearly all occupations and
businesses, with the exceptions stated; and this general meaning has been
adopted in preference to the restricted one.” Quoting from Justice Story, he says: “
The word 'trade' is often, and indeed generally, used in a broader sense, as
equivalent to 'occupation,' 'employment,' or “business,' whether manual or
mercantile. Whenever any occupation, employment, or business is carried on for
the purpose of profit ...

He Rode With Butch And Sundance

Author: Mark T. Smokov
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
ISBN: 1574414704
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The Story of Harvey (Kid Curry) Logan Mark T. Smokov ... “The Curry ranches
extended from the east boundary of the Tressler ranch down Rock Creek which
swung south, just east of the Tressler homestead. ... Gill's father, Dr. Charles Gill
of New York City, had adopted Winters after his father was killed in action in the
Civil War.5 It wasn't long before Lucy Tressler, backed by John Curry, decided
that her husband had no right to sell the ranch, and she wanted ownership or at
least half ...

Louisa Of Woods Crossing

Author: James Kaye
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469119978
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The story is also an endearing one of close friendships with other pioneer girls.