On this day in 1882, the Screwmen's Benevolent Association called a general holiday for its members in opposition to the appearance of black workers in the cotton-screwing trade. The association,...(Read More)
KESSLER, TEXAS. Kessler, a rural community and grade school district in southeastern Collingsworth County, was named for an early resident. The settlement was never organized, and by 1947 the high school had been consolidated with that of Dodson.
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