ELMIR BRANCH. Elmir Branch rises four miles east of Morgan Mill in northeastern Erath County (at 32°24' N, 98°05' W) and runs southeast for four miles to its mouth on the North Paluxy River, 1½ miles west of Bluff Dale (at 32°21' N, 98°02' W). It traverses an area of steep slopes with shallow sandy soils that support juniper, scattered oak, and grasses.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."ELMIR BRANCH," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbe71), accessed May 18, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.