On this day in 1938, 12,000 San Antonio pecan shellers, mostly Hispanic women, walked off their jobs to protest a wage cut, beginning a three-month strike. The pecan-shelling industry was one of the...(Read More)
HERMIT'S COVE, TEXAS. Hermit's Cove is at the junction of State Highway 35 and Farm Road 47, six miles west of Emory in western Rains County. It grew up in the 1970s as a residential community near newly built Lake Tawakoni. In 1990 and again in 2000 the reported population was forty.
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