The Democratic state convention of August 1892 met in the Houston streetcar barn because it was the only building large enough to accommodate all the delegates. The “car-barn convention” nominated James Hogg, who was re-elected governor that same year.
Latest posts by Stephen A. Mendel, Estate Planning Attorney (see all)
- Famous Estates-Champ or Chump? Paul Newman - July 19, 2019
- Do I Need to Include Retirement Planning in My Estate Plan? - July 15, 2019
- Texas Trivia- Who played the lone survivor of the Alamo in “The Man from the Alamo?” - July 12, 2019