Ranger Exes Memorial-TX - Old Ranger Photos The Boom Years - Page 6 of 12

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [ 6 ] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] oldpic119 Waxahachie Oil Co. in Ranger

oldpic120 Oil tank exploded & caught fire

oldpic121 Muddy street during the oil boom

oldpic122 Ranger home

oldpic123 The Merriman Baptist Church's small congregation refused $100,000 for an oil lease on its cemetery because they did not want to disturb the graves.

oldpic124 Oil boom in Ranger

oldpic105 Muddy street in downtown Ranger

oldpic106 Bird-eye view of Ranger

oldpic53 RNA Juveniles (Royal Neighbors of America Juveniles) in 1935 The dresses (because of the depression) were made of double crepe paper by the mothers. L to R: ? Butcher, Exa Henry, Fannye Goodrum, Gene Henry, Inez Harrell, Johnie B. Henry, Mary Rayfield, J. A. Goodrum, Mary Jane Todd, Jimmie Beth Todd, Kathryn Hinman (?), Jane Craver, Dorothy Mathena, Doris Mathena, Evelyn Childs and kneeling, Kaylene Butcher

oldpic45 Ranger Homecoming Oil Jubilee in Oct. of 1927. Rig donated by Clay Boiler Works to the City of Ranger and became a landmark.