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WATSON, TEXAS (Comanche County). Watson was six miles west of Comanche in southwestern Comanche County. The community developed on the Fort Worth and Rio Grande Railway. In 1930 the town had a population of sixty-seven. After the 1930s the community declined quickly into a ghost town.


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

"WATSON, TX (COMANCHE COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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