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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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Posted by on Apr 26 2018. Filed under History of Ennis, Lifestyles. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

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