Posts tagged ‘Forty Acres Club’

December 30, 2012

2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 3,400 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 6 years to get that many views.

Click here to see the complete report.

September 9, 2011

On Forty Acres Club

Dr. Charles Hartshorne of the UT Philosophy Department comments on the Forty Acres Club in the Firing Line column of the January 14, 1964, Daily Texan. (Click images to enlarge.)
March 4, 2011

Ranger opinion

From the September 1961 Texas Ranger. Editor was Jack Lowe. (Click image to enlarge.) The person seeking an apology from Maurice Olian was Thornton Hardie, El Paso attorney who chaired UT’s Board of Regents. The Forty Acres Club was built on the site of Pete’s.
February 2, 2011

UT YRs on civil rights

The article is from the Daily Texan of July 26, 1963, and Jerry A. Gibson’s letter is from July 30, 1963. (Click on images to enlarge.)