Monday, October 12, 2015

News from November 17, 1870


From the Galveston Daily News, November 17, 1870

"The mail rider from Austin to Sisterdale says a party of Indians chased him on the 9th.  The same day the Indians took capture a negro boy, 13 years old, from the town of Comfort, Kerr County."

KGS note: This boy was Jack Hardy, who eventually escaped and returned to his family.  His descendants still live in Kerr County.

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