Republic of Texas
When Andrew Marsh’s students at Danny Jones Middle School in Mansfield walk around mouthing lyrics about the Runaway Scrape, Spanish presidios, Anson Jones and the Know-Nothing Party, they’re not killing time. They’re studying Texas history.
Gunpowder receipts and other Alamo-related battle preparation documents will be offered for sale online in November. The items belonged to Waco private collector who died in 2003.