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Granddad and Molly the Mare

Another horse story from my grandfather, G.M.C. Massey, this one about breaking a mare to farm duties in rural east Texas circa the late 1800’s. But I made the trade any way for the ten years difference in the ages … Continue reading

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Another Account of East Texas Farming

Our guest blogger, my grandfather, G.M.C. Massey, writes more of his farming days in rural East Texas in the early 20th Century. A month later we went in there and planted the old time speckled peas, and they came up, … Continue reading

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East Texas Farming

My grandfather, G.M.C. Massey, took pride in his farming efforts in East Texas as well as his horse trading and teaching. If I knew that I could make it interesting to you readers I would like to take you with … Continue reading

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