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Dallas, 100 Years Ago

On January 25, 1920, the Dallas Trade League published an advertisement in the Amarillo Daily News promoting Dallas area businesses. The image below contained a list of businesses which were members of the League. View a PDF Source: Amarillo daily news. (Amarillo, Tex.), 25 Jan. 1920. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress. <https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85042551/1920-01-25/ed-1/seq-14/>

Hunnicutt School, became Bayles Elementary, DISD

Kathy Ann Reid’s article on the history of the school that is thought to be the oldest school in the Dallas ISD, Bayles Elementary:

Churches: Timeline for Church of the Incarnation

Church of the Incarnation, transcribed from its brochure: 1878 – The great missionary bishop Alexander Garrett founds Incarnation as a chapel of St. Matthew’s Cathedral, using money given to him to England and Ireland. 1886 – The chapel becomes a mission of the Diocese of Dallas. 1897 – The Rev. Edwin Wickens, as vicar, nurtures…
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