In the USA, The Bicentennial was a big event! 1976 and our wonderful Country was 200 Years old. I was in elementary school at the time (in SC not Hubbard), but I am sure the excitement was shared all over the USA! National pride and the history of our country was at the forefront even… Continue reading The 1976 Bicentennial Madness (Even in Hubbard, Texas!)
The Hubbard Garden Club will be presenting the Christmas Tour of Homes on December 6th from 2PM to 5PM. This year, we have several options for you to purchase the tickets. You can purchase tickets from Garden Club members and local business, as well as order your tickets early ONLINE or with a Credit Card… Continue reading Hubbard Garden Club Christmas Tour of Homes!
Step back in time to January 24, 1886, in Hubbard. These are the boys and men you would see working and walking the streets, going in the shops and possibly the several saloons! This was an important day for them as you can see they dressed up and they all have their fancy watches and… Continue reading 1886 Men of Hubbard, Texas
Watch Nell O'Day in "Road to Ruin." See previous post. She plays Eve Monroe. Made in 1934, not much has changed over the years! https://youtu.be/xoQGrG3PkOM Nell O'Day - Hubbard Connections!
The 2nd meeting of the year for the Hubbard Garden Club. If you are interested in joining, message the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/HubbardGardenClub/ October - Hubbard Garden Club Invite
We talk a lot about Joseph Taulman and his wife, Arminta McClellan Taulman. Now, we can share about Arminta's sister, Livonia Mildred McClellan Roach and her daughter, a Hollywood movie star! While Arminta stayed in Hubbard (and is buried here), her sister Mildred moved to Los Angeles and she married to a Edward Roach. They… Continue reading Another Hubbard – Hollywood Connection
Marty Kimbrough recently elected to a Board of Directors position with the Hubbard Chamber of Commerce, represented Hubbard and attended the Texas Film Commission virtual workshop provided by the Office of the Governor of Texas. This was the first of three steps required to establish Hubbard as a Texas Film Friendly Community and allow Hubbard… Continue reading Texas Film Friendly Hubbard!
Last night was the local rodeo including The National Anthem: https://www.facebook.com/discoverhubbardtexas/videos/431888657785052 National Anthem https://www.facebook.com/discoverhubbardtexas/videos/3418140928293772 Bronc Riding Thanks for the great photos and the last one, in black and white, was submitted to Discover Hubbard Texas by Gabrielle McMonagle which included her children and some of the children of Hubbard.
Hubbard, Texas, was born! https://www.facebook.com/discoverhubbardtexas/videos/342369273463323 Birthday wishes to Hubbard, Texas!
A T-Bone steak with potatoes for only 35 cents. Yes, it is 1922, and I must admit the menu sounds good! Y-NOT-EAT Cafe was located in Corsicana and from Hubbard, you could drive your Model T Roadster for a good meal there. It might have taken an hour or two over the roads, but worth… Continue reading A Good Meal…in 1922