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DULIN, TEXAS

Brown County, Texas Panhandle
Near Highway 377 near FM 586
2 Miles SE of Brookesmith
2 Miles SE of Brownwood

Population: Unknown

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Dulin Texas High School Class 1925
Dulin Texas High School circa 1925
"My mother, Helen Virginia Dixon is second from left in middle row. My aunt Lovena Drybread is located fourth from left on back row." - Betty Lou Drybread Moore
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The community was named after Thomas S. Dulin, a teacher who left to serve in the Civil War and returned to teach after the war. He is said to have married another teacher.

The couple bought a huge tract of land (some sources say 20 sections and made their home aroound Clear Creek. Dulin was granted apost office in 1896 although it closed in 1903. Accounts are sketchy but the school pictured above is thought to have merged with schools in Brookesmith. The only population estimate available is from the 1940s when 50 residents lived here.
Dulin Tx Old House
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, March 2008
Dulin Tx Old gas station
Dulin scenes today.
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, March 2008
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