Texas Almanac, 1945-1946 Page: 16
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16 TEXAS ALMANAC.-1945-1946.
Natural Gas is produced in every
principal region of Texas as in-
dicated by shaded areas. Experts
estimate known reserves sufficient
for generations. It has brought
wealth to the state in direct pro-
portion to the development and
'. expansion of markets for its use.
Texas' Postwar Industrial Development
Lone Star built the state's first
long natural gas pipeline, Petrolia
to Fort Worth, in 1910, and
thereby secured a market for
land and royalty owners. Through-
out the years Lone Star has taken
leading part in the development
and conservation of Texas' Nat-
ural Gas resources.
Natural gas has proved itself the superior in-
dustrial fuel in the most trying crucible-war.
Back to peace it will prove a profitable partner
in postwar production.
Lone Star Industrial Department is ready to
help in the industrial development of Texas.
In helping to attract new industries to the state
and in studying ways to widen the use of nat-
ural gas in manufacturing processes, Lone Star
likes to feel that it is helping to create new
wealth for Texas by enlarging the market for
the substantial quantities of natural gas avail-
LONE STAR GAS COMPANY
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Texas Almanac, 1945-1946, book, 1945; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117166/m1/18/: accessed July 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.