LAS TIENDAS, TX
LAS TIENDAS, TEXAS. Las Tiendas is a ranching community on Farm Road 3338 a mile south of Jeffries Tank, twenty miles east of State Highway 1472, and fifty-six miles northwest of Laredo in northwestern Webb County. The town's name is Spanish for "the shops." A local school enrolled twenty-eight students in 1907. County maps showed a business and a few dwellings there in the 1960s and 1980s.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Eduardo Pupo, "LAS TIENDAS, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvl32), accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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