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 Posted: Wed Feb 14th, 2007 02:57 pm
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Ft. Davis was named before the war for Sec. of War Jeff Davis.  Ft. Hancock post war for the Union General.  Breckinridge (now part of Richardson, near Dallas) and Camp Breckenridge (today Breckenridge) on the Frontier Regiment line were both name for John C. Breckinridge before the war, although the folks in west Texas misspelled his name, changing the first i to an e.

You guys paid us back for the thumping we gave you that day the next year.  I would say that game at Clemson is what started all the second guessing of our latest coaching hire for football.  The questioning continues despite a fairly successful season this year.

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