AUGUST 6, 1889

Stone, Ron
January 1984
Book of Texas Days;1984, p136
This article recounts the statement issues by W. G. Hughes of Boerne, Texas on August 6, 1889 regarding fence cutting. Fence-cutting reached epidemic proportions and the Rangers were called to form fence cutting squads. The legislature went into special session to pass laws about fences and cutting them.


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