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CRYSTAL LAKE. Crystal Lake, a natural lake seven miles east of Palestine in eastern Anderson County (at 31°45' N, 95°30' W), drains into Stills Creek. In the mid-1980s it was used for recreation by the Crystal Lake Country Club, which has been in operation there since 1875.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"CRYSTAL LAKE," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.