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Silvers, Joe

Silvers, Joe

Silvers, Joe

Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Interview 174a : In this interview with Jonathan Gerland, Mr. Joe Silvers reminisces about his father and grandfather and their time spent at Rayville Ranch. He remembers the things they told him about the ranch, about J.J. Ray, about being a pasture rider, and the different groups of people who visited the ranch, including a group of Texas Rangers and Southern Pine Lumber Company officials. Mr. Silver also talks about poaching, gunfights, and the railroad in the area.