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Tris Speaker – All ‘Round Sportsman – 1920

Fort Worth Star-Telegram Fort Worth, Texas18 Nov 1920, Thu  •  Page 19 How about some Hubbard memories today? We haven't talked much about Tris Speaker lately, but with a new newspaper clipping I found from 1920, Tris Speaker, our Hubbard baseball star - was an all-around sportsman! Here is Speaker with a big fish! Evidently he liked… Continue reading Tris Speaker – All ‘Round Sportsman – 1920

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Desperados in and Around Hubbard City, Texas

Desperados - The Life of Tom Varnell - and yes, he killed a man here in Hubbard. The ARLINGTON JOURNAL, Arlington, Texas. Thursday July 30, 1903 - Tom P. Varnell a somewhat notorious character was shot and killed at Abbott, Hill County, on the 26 of July, 1903, by Oscar Ferguson. Varnell had heretofore killed… Continue reading Desperados in and Around Hubbard City, Texas