Tag: Ralph Hall

SAMUEL H. ROSS, 1854-1907

21 February 2018

Sometime around 1962, a family member happen to bring in a farm and ranch magazine and laid it on the kitchen table at my grandmother’s, Eula Ross Forster (Foster), house. She glanced over at the magazine and said, “That’s my daddy. That’s Sam Ross.” The article pertained to an unknown drover on the Chisholm Trail. […]


26 January 2018

The horses seemed to watch with interest as the ribbon was cut for a 16.6 mile section of present-day Interstate 30 Highway from Buckner Boulevard in Dallas to Rockwall, Texas on July 26, 1951. Holding the scissors, which were labeled “Big D” and “Big R.”, are Texas Highway Chairman E. H. Thornton, Jr.(left) and Rockwall […]