Show simple item record

dc.contributorBiggers, Don Hampton, 1868-1957.en_US
dc.coverage.spatialMitchell County (Tex.)en_US
dc.coverage.spatialColorado City (Tex.)en_US
dc.descriptionA journalist, author, and politician, Biggers was born September 27, 1868, in Meridian, Texas, and grew up in a ranching environment. He edited and wrote for several West Texas newspapers, served in the Texas Legislature, and was active in land promotion in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. He authored several books, including History That Will Never Be Repeated (1901), Pictures Of The Past (1902) [both under the pen name Lan Franks], Cattle Range To Cotton Patch (1905), Shackelford County Sketches (1908), and Our Sacred Monkeys (1933). Don Hampton Biggers died at a rest home in Stephenville on December 11, 1957, a month after his wife's death, Nettie.en_US
dc.description"One Don by the name of Biggers, Soul Owner and Editor."en_US
dc.description"A Very Weakly Paper, Issued Monthly, Devoted to Trouble."en_US
dc.descriptionVolume 1. Number 3.en_US
dc.format.extent8 pdf pagesen_US
dc.relation.ispartofDon Hampton Biggers Papers, 1863-1961 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texasen_US
dc.rightsThe images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. Permission to publish these digital files in any form must be obtained from the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, 806-742-9070 or email
dc.subject.lcshJournalism -- Texas.en_US
dc.subject.lcshJournalists -- Texas.en_US
dc.subject.lcshTexas -- Politics and government.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCivil leaders -- Texas.en_US
dc.subject.lcshMitchell County (Tex.) -- Newspapers.en_US
dc.subject.lcshColorado City (Tex.) -- Newspapers.en_US
dc.titleJosher, Theen_US
dc.title.alternativeThe Josheren_US

Files in this item


This item appears in the following Collection(s)

  • Biggers, Don Hampton, Papers, 1863-1961 and undated.
    Correspondence between Biggers and political figures and his wife; scrapbooks about his career and interests; and articles/newspaper clippings. Includes publication material for Seymour Connor’s “A Biggers Chronicle.”

Show simple item record