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Today In Texas History – September 1

1863 – Major Santos Benavides led 79 men in the Thirty-third Texas Cavalry across the Rio Grande in pursuit of the bandit Octaviano Zapata. The next day Benavides caught up to Zapata near Mier, Tamaulipas. After a brief gunfight Zapata and 9 others were dead and all other Zapatistas dispersed.

1889 – The Waco suspension bridge crossing the Brazos River opened as a free bridge. It had been a toll bridge before being sold to the city of Waco for $1.

1917 – In Houston, William Ashton Vinson and James A. Elkins founded a law firm. The firm became one of the largest and most profitable law firms in the world.

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Today In Old West History – 1836

September 1, 1836 — Narcissa Whitman arrives in Walla Walla, Washington, becoming one of the first Anglo women to settle west of the Rocky Mountains. Narcissa and Marcus Whitman, along with their close friends Eliza and Henry Spalding, had departed from New York earlier that year on the long overland journey to the far western edge of the continent. The two couples were missionaries, and Narcissa wrote that they were determined to convert the “benighted ones” living in “the thick darkness of heathenism” to Christianity.


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