Texas Independence Day
will be the subject of the Monday, March 2nd,
meeting of the Hill County Genealogical Society
at 6 pm
in the dining room of the Hill County Court House Annex
located at 126 South Covington Street in Hillsboro.
The history of how and why the date was established as a State Holiday will be discussed.
All persons interested in Texas History are invited to attend.
A “Birthday Party” will follow after the program.
All interested persons in Texas history are welcome to attend,
especially former students of the University of Texas which celebrates this date as its Homecoming.
Orange and White will be the colors of the evening
besides the traditional Red, White and Blue of our Texas Flag.
Reservations are not required but you may contact Cleo Young Davis, VP/Program Chairman (and a UT grad) for further information. Her home phone is 254-5823603 where she may be reached after 5 pm any day. To contact her during the day, please call the Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce, 254-592-2841. We hope to have a large group to celebrate this special day.