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Historic Tours

Starting again

Hoping to get on the road again.
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Historic Tours

Stripper pole?

Come join the Joye Mobile for another great tour, whether for wine or for history.
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National Park Service Caddo Mounds

First Spring Breakers?

Mankind may have arrived in East Texas during the Early Archaic period (1250-1300 A.D.)[i]  These early peoples found the land well suited to their lifestyles. Archeological sites along the coast indicate that some of the tribes were primitive hunter-gatherers. Others had developed a highly advanced culture. Post holes and charcoal evidence proved that groups, presumably...
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At the mission

San Francisco de los Tejas, how and why?

Not the way the Spanish would have built a mission
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On Making Videos

The term Naïve comes to mind. Merriam Webster defines naïve as “ marked by unaffected simplicity” or “deficient in worldly wisdom or informed judgment”. Let’s be honest. It’s just stupidity.   While I wait for my beautiful, big black party van to be fixed (with a stripper pole that I’m certain the mice out in the back pasture...
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Learning – at 74

Why are old people afraid of the new technology?
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Party van to share history

On Sharing

Sharing trips is fun when you remember.
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On Friendship

Friends can come from anywhere but we should always appreciate them.
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Beyond “#Me Too”

“You seriously couldn’t get a credit card in your own name? or buy a car?” Nods all around. Several of us were sitting at a table reveling in delicious margaritas and platters of Mexican food at our favorite Friday night watering hole, #Los Pericos. The question had started a flood of reminiscenes. All of us...
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The Joy of Laughter

It is always a joy to be with people who laugh.
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Taxi Service or Historical Tour?

Is there a reason to teach history while on a tour? Or should it just be entertainment?
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