DERNAL, TEXAS. Dernal is just west of Farm Road 404 between Victoria and Bloomington in southern Victoria County. It was on the St. Louis, Brownsville and Mexico Railway. In 1947 it had a cotton gin and twenty-five residents, a population it also reported in 1961. Dernal was still listed as a community in 1990.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Melvin B. Jaschke, "DERNAL, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/htd11), accessed December 13, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.