[Sam Myres' Gun Holsters]

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Newspaper clipping that focuses on Sam Myres' history as a maker of holsters for the FBI and the Texas Rangers. The article goes on to say that Bill Myres, Sam Myres son, has gone on after his father's death to run the family business. The article includes two pictures, the top shows a Texas Department of Public Safety Officer wearing a Myres-designed holster. Below that, there is a picture of Myres and Captain John R. Hughes discussing a holster. The title article of the article is "El Paso Firm Helped Carry Guns of West."

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1 clipping : ill. ; 22 x 10 cm.

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Myres, Sam June 2, 1957.

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This clipping is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2016 and was provided by Pioneer City County Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 25 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this clipping can be viewed below.

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Newspaper clipping that focuses on Sam Myres' history as a maker of holsters for the FBI and the Texas Rangers. The article goes on to say that Bill Myres, Sam Myres son, has gone on after his father's death to run the family business. The article includes two pictures, the top shows a Texas Department of Public Safety Officer wearing a Myres-designed holster. Below that, there is a picture of Myres and Captain John R. Hughes discussing a holster. The title article of the article is "El Paso Firm Helped Carry Guns of West."

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1 clipping : ill. ; 22 x 10 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2016

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  • June 2, 1957

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  • June 9, 2018, 10:55 a.m.

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  • Aug. 31, 2018, 10:33 a.m.

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Myres, Sam. [Sam Myres' Gun Holsters], clipping, June 2, 1957; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1011573/: accessed July 19, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Pioneer City County Museum.