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Jacqueline Jones, Chair 128 Inner Campus Dr., Stop B7000, GAR 1.104 Austin, TX 78712-1739 • 512-471-3261

Talk: "What I learned at the Texas Revolution"

Fri, March 4, 2011 • 6:30 PM • Mira Vista Country Club, 6600 Mira Vista Blvd., Fort Worth, Texas

Prof. Bill Brands and his book cover,

Prof. Bill Brands and his book cover, "Lone Star Nation"

The Fort Worth Texas Exes Chapter is hosting the talk and banquet in honor of the 2011 Texas Independence Day. Enjoy cocktails, barbeque and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Fort Worth Texas Exes Scholarship Endowment.

The speaker will be H.W. "Bill" Brands, the Dickson, Allen, Anderson Centennial Professor of history at The University of Texas' Department of History. His talk is titled "What I learned at the Texas Revolution."

Brands has published more than 20 books including Lone Star Nation: The Epic Story of the Battle for Texas Independence. He is a two-time Pultizer Prize finalist.

LOCATION:
Mira Vista Country Club
6600 Mira Vista Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76132

DATE & TIME:
Friday, March 4
6:30 p.m. Silent Auction/Cash Bar
7:30 p.m. Dinner

RSVP deadline: Sunday, Feb. 27.

$45 Texas Exes members; $50 for non-members

Tickets can be purchased online or by mail:
Texas Exes Fort Worth Chapter
P.O. Box 14008
Arlington, TX 76094

Can't attend? Send a donation to the Fort Worth Texas Exes. Visit www.fortworthtexasexes.org

E-mail: FortWorthTexasExes@yahoo.com

Read the Q&A article with historian H.W. Brands on Texas at 175 years old in the Dallas Morning News, Feb. 27...

Sponsored by: Texas Exes Fort Worth Chapter, History Dept.


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