PANTHER BRANCH. Panther Branch rises north of Farm Road 1488 and W. Goodrich Jones State Forest in south central Montgomery County (at 30°14' N, 95°33' W) and flows southeast fourteen miles to its mouth on Spring Creek, on the Harris county line west of U.S. Highway 45 (at 30°06' N, 95°27' W). The creek flows through flat to rolling terrain surfaced by deep, fine sandy loam that supports hardwood forests and conifers.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."PANTHER BRANCH," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbp26), accessed December 10, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.