PENICK, TEXAS. Penick was located in central Jones County. The small settlement, established in the 1880s and named for local rancher R. L. Penick, was a station on the Wichita Valley Railroad. It continued as a shipping point through the 1940s but does not appear on later maps.
Ed Ellsworth Bartholomew, The Encyclopedia of Texas Ghost Towns (Fort Davis, Texas, 1982).
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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, "PENICK, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvp35), accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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