Tag: Ervay Street

THOMAS A. & LULU ANN JOHNSTON WORK

27 February 2018

“After leaving the ancient seat of the family in Tennessee and sojourning in Kentucky for a very few years, we left for Texas in 1869”, so said the Hon. T. A. Work, Judge of the Sixty-Eighth District Court of Dallas, as he reminisced years later. When the family came to Dallas, the Judge was 9 […]

THE ERVAY STREETCAR

22 February 2018

We grew up in a big white house at 1721 Marburg Street in South Dallas. I lived there from 1928 until 1949, when I married. Four houses to the left of us were Southern Pacific Railroad tracks for freight trains and steam engines. To the right of us, there were three houses, and at that […]