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Solbit Meets Davy Crockett

Dear Nicalai,

They found the rescued dog at a shelter in Crockett, California.  So, of course, they named him “Davy.”  (For those readers not familiar with U.S. 437 more words


Spirit of the Alamo Lives On

[Mysteriousheartland.com] In 1835, no one would have believed this small Catholic mission in southern Tejas, Mexico would play a pivotal role in the struggle for Texas independence. 807 more words

Haunted Places

America's Lost State - Franklin

Winner: Bea

Bea’s return to the winner’s circle surprised even her daughter, but not FrankC, who finished a close second along with Chris and the Driver. 450 more words

Travel Find Thursday – Crockett Tavern ~~ Morristown, Tennessee

The cabin type tavern is a replica that was built in the 1950’s. 

The original site of the Crockett property was located in 1949.  A replica of the Crockett family water well was built on the site of the original water well.  89 more words


Facts vs. Reality

I watched a TV show that debunks the claims of various historical legends. The host took great delight in pointing out that one of my boyhood heroes, Davy Crockett, didn’t actually die swinging his favorite musket ‘Ole Bess’ in the Alamo. 175 more words

Random Thoughts

This Day in Disney History January 26th

1945-Donald Duck cartoon The Clock Watcher is released.

1955-Television show Davy Crockett Goes to Congress starring Fess Parker and Buddy Ebson airs.

1964-Part 1 of television series… 117 more words