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KNOB, TEXAS. Knob (Knobb) was near Locker in northwestern San Saba County. The Knob post office was in the home of James R. Turner from 1887 to 1889. Turner was believed to have reported the mob activities of the so-called San Saba mob, which killed him on July 19, 1887.

Alice Gray Upchurch


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Alice Gray Upchurch, "KNOB, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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