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Abandonment of the Lufkin, Hemphill and Gulf Railway Company, 1937-1939

Abandonment of the Lufkin, Hemphill and Gulf Railway Company, 1937-1939

This set of correspondence describes the abandonment of the Lufkin, Hemphill and Gulf Railway Company, dated 1937-1938. The letters discuss liquidation, debt, and the right of way. After Temple Lumber Company's (formerly Knox Lumber Company) Hemphill sawmill burned in April of 1937, the Lufkin, Hemphill and Gulf Railway was subsequently abandoned in December the same year.