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Treasure Chest – A myster unsolved

The legend of Spanish gold buried on the former Raphael Ranch near Bardwell, as related on this page last week, has swirled around Ennis for a century or more, coming to a head in 1953 when a crew of local treasure hunters gained the attention of the national press. But another, earlier tale of Bluebonnet City treasure is surprisingly little known, considering the wide exposure that a United Press International story gave it in 1940. Read the full story and more in your Weekend edition of The Ennis News. Be informed, subscribe today!

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Posted by on Sep 26 2017. Filed under About Ennis, History of Ennis. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

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