Spindletop Unwound: A True Story of Greed, Ambition and Murder in the First Degree Ð The Lucas Gusher at Spindletop, January 10, 1901, made Texas an oil state Spindletop attracted big names and big money The Mellon family invested over five million Oil giants Gulf and Texaco started at Spindletop Howard Hughes Sr began his billion dollar oil tool dynasty after drilling at Spindletop This is the most informative book on the area i ve ever read It explains the land grants from Mexico and how the spelling of a name can change everything A Mexican Land Grant In , William Humphries Obtained A Parcel Of Land Near Beaumont, Texas Although His Purported Heirs Claim That Land Was Never Sold, In , Through A Strange Set Of Circumstances, WPH McFaddin Became The Landowner Of Record At The Turn Of The Century Captain Anthony Lucas, An Immigrant From Austria, Leased The Land And On January , , Brought In The Well That Would Be Regarded As The Mother Of All Gushers Spindletop S Gusher Drew People To The Oil Patch [Roger L.
Shaffer] Ù Spindletop Unwound: A True Story of Greed, Ambition and Murder in the First Degree [world-war-i PDF] Ebook Epub Download ↠´ Than The California Or Klondike Gold Rushes, And The Texas Oil Industry Leaped Into Life Spindletop Attracted Big Names And Big Money And The Fortune Produced By Spindletop Fueled A Ninety Year Attack For Ownership And Mineral Rights To The Humperies original Parcel Of Land There Was Texas Sized Trouble Brewing

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