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LAVADA, TX

LAVADA, TEXAS. Lavada is on Farm Road 71 a mile west of Talco in northeastern Franklin County. A post office was established in 1901 and closed in 1907, with David Warner as the first and only postmaster. During the 1930s the community had a church and a few houses. By 1985 only scattered houses remained.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Wright Patman, History of Post Offices-First Congressional District of Texas (Texarkana, Texas, 1946?).

Cecil Harper, Jr.

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Cecil Harper, Jr., "LAVADA, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrl57), accessed February 08, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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