On this day in 1942, the Chisos Mining Company filed for bankruptcy. The company, a major quicksilver producer at Terlingua in southern Brewster County, was established in 1903. Founded by Howard E....(Read More)
CAMP SEALE, TEXAS. Camp Seale is east of Farm Road 1276 fifty-five miles northwest of Beaumont in southeastern Polk County. In 1928 the Kirby Lumber Company secured large timber tracts in the area and established Camp Seale as a logging camp. By 1940 the site had a post office and a population of about twenty.
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