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LA CASA, TEXAS

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Stephens County, Panhandle* / North Central Texas
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Population: Unknown

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LaCasa Tx - New Hope Baptist Church
New Hope Baptist Church in La Casa
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, July 2007
History in a Pecan Shell

James C. Bargsley is credited as being the first resident. Bargsley had built a cabin here in 1880. E. T. Bradford open a store sometime before 1890 the year a post office was opened inside the store. By 1910 there were 30 residents which soared to 75 by the 1920 census. By 1930 it was down to only 20 people and that year the post office closed. No other figures are available.


* TxDoT includes Stephens County in the Panhandle Plains region
 La Casa Tx New Hope Baptist Church historical marker
New Hope Baptist Church historical marker
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, July 2007
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