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Oil Boom


In the summer of 1937 the area around Ennis was a hot spot for oil companies hoping to strike it rich. Drilling was ongoing at Rankin, Bardwell, and an article in the Waxahachie Daily Light in June reported that the Ennis Chamber of Commerce “is receiving many inquiries regarding developments’ by large oil companies from across the country. Read stories like this and more in your latest edition of The Ennis News. Be informed, subscribe today!

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