Haynes, Glenn and Charles Bell 1969
Glenn Haynes and Charles Bell recall varied details about the history of West-Central Texas, including the Trickham and Sloan communities, Haynes’ family, and fence-cutting.
General Interview Information
Interviewee Name: Glenn Haynes and Charles Bell
Additional Parties Recorded:
Date: c. 1969
Location: Brownwood, Texas
Interviewer: Fred A. Carpenter
Length: 1 hour
Tape 1, Side 1: Glenn Haynes interview:
Father’s family background,
Family moved to Coleman County from Tennessee (1888),
Anecdote about town’s name,
Father worked on ranches,
Mother’s family background,
Santa Anna Mountain,
First settlers of Trickham,
Pictures and cattle brand collection discussed,
Bill Vaughn family mentioned,
Anecdote about shooting and arm amputation.
Charles Bell interview:
Anecdote about Mr. Cheatem (?) from Trickham,
George H. Adam,
Masonic Lodge member,
Sheriff during wire cutting incidents,
Wire cutting in Brown County,
Old barbed wire described,
Father’s wolf-proof fence described.
Tape 1, Side 2: Wolf-proof fence (continued),
Rose (?) Mill Race,
Old Baker house,
Film and photos of Tom Taylor’s life discussed,
Risien family mentioned.
Range Dates: 1888-?
Bulk Dates: Early 1900s
Original Recording Format:
Recording Format Notes:
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