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15th Annual Pioneer Days
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
15th Annual Pioneer Days**Free Event** November 16th, 17th, 2018 8am to 6pm each day Come and experience life in 1854.... More
2018 Market Days at BBM/CTOM, April through October
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Join us for Market Days, April through October! On the 4th Saturday of the month, the Big Bear Native American.... More
2015 Happy Birthday, Ralph Dean
08/04/15
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Ralph Dean’s 65th Birthday
August 4, 2015

When we go to Bass Hall and we see my dad’s name forever on the wall, it gives me a rich memory and feeling like no other.
So, here’s your brand, forever on Chisholm Trail, where your imagination always goes to clay red cattle and a life that’s open and free.
My hope is that the grandkid’s kids can visit the Chisholm Trail Museum, see that brand and remember they are from outstanding stock.
Loving you dearly and always,
Martha
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Chisholm Trail Marker - Rock Creek
When the Trinity River to the north was running high causing a backlog of herds in Tarrant County, the trail boss used Rock Creek as a haven of enjoyment for his trail hands, keeping them on the trail another day..... Read More
Did you know?
By 1870 thousands of Texas Longhorn cattle were being driven over the Chisholm Trail to the Union Pacific (later the Kansas Pacific) Railroad shipping center at Abilene. By 1871 as many as 5,000 cowboys were often paid off during a single day. Abilene became known as a rough town in the Old West.

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