WILDCAT, TX (WILBARGER COUNTY)
WILDCAT, TEXAS (Wilbarger County). Wildcat is on a local road just north of Wildcat Creek and three miles north of Vernon in north central Wilbarger County. A school was established near the creek in 1889 and became the meeting place for area settlers. In 1911 a Sunday school was started at the school, and a Methodist church was organized in 1915. The school served a sizable district north of the Pease River until it was consolidated with the Vernon schools in 1948. County maps of the 1980s indicated a church and a small community at the site.
Wilbarger County Historical Commission, Wilbarger County (Lubbock, 1986).
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Charles G. Davis, "WILDCAT, TX (WILBARGER COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrw41), accessed February 12, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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