On this day in 1874, the first of a series of twenty-three letters and poems signed "Pidge" was published in an Austin newspaper. They were actually the work of Thomas C. Robinson, and appeared in...(Read More)
GEROME, TEXAS. Gerome, eight miles south of Chandler in eastern Henderson County, had a post office from 1901 to 1904. After 1900 a gin and church were in the area, but by the mid-1930s the settlement was no longer shown on maps. In the early 1990s only a few scattered houses remained there.
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