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Hill County Heritage Book Committee

P.O. Box 1134

Hillsboro, TX 76645

August 27, 2013 

News Release

            Volume II of Heritage of Hill County, Texas is going fast. There are thirty-three copies in Hill County and one hundred and four at the publishers. Donít miss out. Buy a copy now for $55 each. 

            The Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce has copies available. The Chamber of Commerce, 115 N. Covington, is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

            The Hill County Cell Block Museum also has the books for sale. The museum, 128 N. Waco St. in Hillsboro, is open to the public every Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., during the months of April through October.

Books may also be purchased from the following people: in Hillsboro, Mollie Stinson, phone, 254-582-3242 and Cleo Davis, phone, 254-582-3603; in Covington, Juliann Lumpkin, phone, 254-854-2254; in Cleburne, Mildred Lee, phone 817 517-9382; and in Whitney, Margaret Hering, phone, 254 694-8354.

            If you want a book shipped, please order directly from the publishers. Send a $61 check (includes $6.00 postage) made out to Hill County Heritage Volume II to:

Heritage Books, 29 Skidmore Lane, Poca, WV 25159. Their phone number for credit card orders is 1 800 568-1611.

            Volume I of The Heritage of Hill County, Texas is out of print and no copies are available.  Heritage Books will republish the book when they have received 100 pre-paid orders, complete with a $66 check for each order which includes shipping. Contact them at the above address.

            Frankie Lahr has volunteered to compile a list of interested parties who would like to pre-order Volume I. Her address is: P.O. Box 1126, Hillsboro, TX 76645 and the phone number is 254-580-2912. When enough people are on the list, she will contact each person and ask that they send their check and order in to Heritage Publishing Consultants, Inc.