The Albany News. (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 25, No. 3, Ed. 1 Friday, June 5, 1908 Page: 1 of 12
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RICHARD H. McCARTY, Editor and Prop.
$1.50 Per Year in Advance.
Vol. XXV, No. 3
ALBANY, Shackelford County, TEXAS, FRIDAY, JUNE 5,1908.
Whole Number 1257
One Thousand Families to be Settled in this County in 1908
Attorney at Law
L. H. HILL,!
WEBB & HILL
The Oldest Real Estate Firm in Northwest Texas.
Albany, Shackelford County, Texas.
160 acres, three miles east of Albany, goo I new house wit.h
three rooms, good everlasting tank. Haso/er 100 aeren line
land, halanee tine grass land, on Albany an 1 Breckinridge
road, has about 40 acres grubbed ready for plow—a rare bargain.
o20 acres of land three miles north of Albany, good l-ioom
house, good barn, Lat,$, and cistern, two good tanks, .'»<> aeres
in cultivation, 100 acres fenced off 'for farm, 2.">0 (ine.blaek
hogwallow land, the balance tine grass land. A choice piece
of property in sight of town, can be had at a bargain on easy
160 acres :U miles east of Albany on the Albany and Breck-
inridge road, good new dwelling of 4 rooms, good barn, two
fine tanks of everlasting water, 40 acres in cultivation, three-
fourths fine farming land, balance fine grass land, one and
one-half mile from good School; a choice home for some oue
on easy terms and for a bargain.
" ~ No. 25
160 acres iU miles east of Albany, good new 4-room house
with galleries, all fenced and cross fenced, l.'U) acres good farm
land, ") acres m cultivation, balance fine grass land, smoke-
house and barn, 1.1'miles from good school. Can be had at
reasonable prices and easy terms.
!>:;o acres one and one-halt' miles east from Albany on the
lower Albany and Breckinridge road, about 700 acres good
agricultural land, balance good grass land, about .'>00 acres in
cultivation, 4 sets of houses, just built this year, watered by
creek and everlasting tanks, fronts 1 1-2 mile on public road.
One of the b;»st investments to be had, can be bought on easy
terms and low price.
1)20 acres of land, all fenced, otherwise unimproved, on Foyle
Creek, about 0 miles north of Albany on the Albany and
Throckmorton road, creeks run through the tract, everlasting
water, l2.~»0 acres good farm land, balance the best of grass
land; an extra fine tract for stock farm, can be had cheap and
on easy terms.
.'>20 acres of land, comes across Foyle Creek, :>."> acres in cul-
tivation, all fenced, good creek and tank water, fronts on two
sides on the Albany and Throckmorton road, over 'J00 acres
tine farming land, balance choice grass land, in good settle-
ment, can oe bought at a low price and on easy terms—a fine
home for some one.
.'>'20 acres of land 12 miles from Albany on Albany and
Throckmorton road, all good smooth land, 200 acres in tine
state of cultivation, balance in pasture, good 4-room house,
one mile from school. Land worth $.'H) per acre, can be had
for less, on easy terms if bought at once; a choice place for
any country. Can't be beat, to see this property is to buy it.
11.") acres of land at forks of Albany and Breckinridge and
Crystal Falls road, 6 miles X. E. from Albany, has good new
4-room house, small barn, all good land, small tank, good iron
cistern, 20 acres in cultivation, every foot can be put in culti-
vation, one of the most desirable places on the market, can be
had at a great bargain on easy terms—a fine investment in the
heart of some of the finest land in the county.
:120 acres, 7 miles S. E. from Albany, 60 acres in cultivation,
all new land, good'new 4-room house with two galleries, good
bain and lots, watered by Indian ('reek and tank, about .">()
acres cut off in small'pasture, has 2-room tenant house—220
acres fine valley laud, balance fine grass land. House on high
elevation, a most delightful home. Can be bought cheap and
'on easy terms—a choice home.
160 acies 7 miles S. E. of Albany, very choicest of valley
farming land, lies level and smooth, no better land can be
found, it lies in Hubbard Creek bottom, can sell at once for
reasonable pi ice and good easy terms. This is one of the best
tracts of land to be found.
1,2H0 stock farm, situated on the Texas Central R. R., be-
tween Albany and Sedwick. never failing wat£r (about a mile
of Hubbard Creek runs through same) fine pecan timber, 12.1
acres in cultivation, one of the best ranch dwellings in the
county, good outhouses, plenty of fire wook, cistern, etc. This
property is about 8 miles from Albany, and is one of the best
improved places in the county. One mile from railroad sta-
tion and post office, and fronts on two public roads. This
property is cut into 160 acre tracts and will be sold in a body
or in small tracts. The town of Boogsbugh is laid off on west
side of this land, and a good school building erected.
6,000 acres known as she Hassard Ranch, situated i> miles
southeast of Albany, fronting along the Albany and Cisco pub-
lic road, also the Texas Central railroad, and the Albany and
^ Baird public road, |> creeks of living water and several large
tanks, line grass and timber, nearly all of it choice farming
land ; has been cut into 160 acre tracts and is now on the
market. We have sold and settled farmers on two-thirds of
KM acre farm and ranch, situated about 15 miles from Al-
bany, fine new dwelling, good barn, never failing water, 200
acres in cultivation, large part agricultural land, plenty of
timber. Will be sold at a great bargain; easy terms.
10,00(1 acre ranch, known as the "Blach" farm and ranch,
situated 10 miles from Albany, 1,000 acres in euhi ation, great
part fine farming land, never failing water, plenty of timber,
tine ranch dwelling, several tenant houses, fine barns, all nec-
essary outhouses. A part of this ranch has been cut up into
small tracts suitable for farms, about 160 acres in each tract.
The entire ranch will be sold, or it will be sold as sub-divided.
There is a great bargain in this property. We have sold and
settled quite a number of farmers on this property.
Cox Ranch, constituting about 1 ,">00 acres, 6 miles east of
Albany, fronting 1 1-2 miles on public road, tine creek of
water and large tank, good mesquite grass and timber, ol4 of
same choice farming l.tnd, 1.">0 acres in cultivation. We have
cut this body of land into small tracts all fronting on road, we
will sell at bargain prices and long time. See this property.
1,760 acre ranch 6 miles S. W. of Albany, all under fence,
two pastures, watered by creek and two tanks, a large part
good farming land, good mesquite grass and timber; a bargain
at $K per acre, easy terms.
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McCarty, Richard H. The Albany News. (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 25, No. 3, Ed. 1 Friday, June 5, 1908, newspaper, June 5, 1908; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth403180/m1/1/: accessed October 17, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Old Jail Art Center.