On this day in 1842, Juan N. Seguín resigned as mayor of San Antonio. Seguín, a native San Antonian, was born in 1806; his father Erasmo was a prominent public figure who later served as alcalde....(Read More)
SCRAP, TEXAS. Scrap was four miles northeast of Kanawha and three miles south of Kiomatia in northwestern Red River County. A post office operated in Scrap from 1903 until 1924. In 1914 the town had a population of twenty-five and two general stores. By the mid-1930s Scrap had ceased to exist as a named community.
Cecil Harper, Jr.
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