HOGEYE, TX (JACK COUNTY)
HOGEYE, TEXAS (Jack County). Hogeye, or Hog Eye Prairie, a stop on the Butterfield Overland Mail route, was sixteen miles east of Jacksboro in Jack County. Joseph B. Earhart managed a stage station and prosperous ranch there. A school and a church were located nearby. Before 1860 a sizable settlement was in the area, but it eventually disappeared.
Thomas F. Horton, History of Jack County (Jacksboro, Texas: Gazette Print, 193-?).
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Lisa C. Maxwell, "HOGEYE, TX (JACK COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvh80), accessed December 27, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.