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Indians in the house

‘Indians in the house’ is the title of the chapter in ‘Little house on the prairie’ in which Laura describes the frightening occasion when two Indians come into their house, dressed in reeking skunk skins, and demand that Ma cook them cornbread. 508 more words

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Quanah, last chief of the Comanche

Quanah, born in 1845, was the eldest son of Cynthia Ann Parker, the girl who was kidnapped and brought up by the Comanche and who married the chieftain Peta Nocona. 501 more words

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Comanche in Texas

Conflict with Indians began long before Texas had become an independent state and continued for 30 years after Texas joined the United States. There were several Indian tribes in the area but by far the largest, most successful and most notorious was the Comanche nation, known as the Lords of the Plains. 429 more words

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Dee Zee | 8146 | Jeep | Comanche | L4, 2.5 | Truck Bed Rail

Dee Zee, Inc, based in Des Moines, Iowa, is celebrating over 28 years as a leading supplier of aftermarket truck accessories. Dee Zee announced their arrival with the introduction of 12 custom fit britetread or extruded aluminum running board applications at the 1977 Sema Show in Las Vegas. 69 more words

Today in Texas History - October 7

From the Annals of the Red River – In 1759, Spanish soldiers under the command of Diego Ortiz Parilla fought a losing battle near a fortified Taovaya village on the Red River.   219 more words

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Last character from Luke Cage‘s first episode is very briefly seen, but he’s there nevertheless (he’ll be properly introduced only in episode 4). In  947 more words


Empire of the Summer Moon

Every once in awhile I go on a Western binge. I find myself reading a nonfiction book about outlaws and watching Tombstone repeatedly. Awhile ago I picked up Empire of the Summer Moon by S.C. 474 more words

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