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Uvalde

(yo͞ovăl`dē), city (1990 pop. 14,729), seat of Uvalde co., SW Tex., in a farm area; founded c.1854, inc. as a city 1921. It is a rail junction in an agricultural area with cattle, sheep, goats, hogs, vegetables, cotton, and wheat. Wool, mohair, vegetables, and frozen foods are processed. Minerals (asphalt, lime, sand, gravel) are also mined in the area. The home of Vice President John Nance GarnerGarner, John Nance,
1868–1967, Vice President of the United States (1933–41), b. Red River co., Tex. A lawyer, he served (1898–1902) in the Texas legislature and then (1902) was elected to Congress.
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Demand for original equipment tires continued to grow, and General Tire invested in new, advanced tire plants, as well as in the world's largest tire test track in Uvalde, TX. The third domestic tire plant was opened in 1960 at Mayfield, KY, followed in 1967 by additional facilities in Bryan, OH, and Charlotte, NC.
* Ross Thompson, Thompson Ranch Box 1576, Uvalde, TX 788802 (830) 278-3830
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Mississippi State University, Box 9690, Mississippi State, MS 39762 (SLW, SD) Department of Wildlife Management, Southwest Texas Junior College, 2401 Garner Field Road, Uvalde, TX 78801 (REX) Department of Natural Resources Management, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409 (MTP, DGW) Present address of MTP: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Lake City Regional Office, 3377 East Highway 90E, Lake City, FL 32055 Present address of DGW: Oregon Department of Fish and Game, 3406 Cherry Avenue NE, Salem, OR 97303
Garcia of Community Health Development in Uvalde, TX, has been employed for over seven years as a Nurse Educator.
Matthew Hocker, Uvalde, TX "What is your favorite position?" Regular foot 40% Goofy foot Doggie-style 12% Fetal Pointguard 4% Note: Table made from pie chart "What influences you to purchase a product?" Yourself 61% Parents 3% Thrasher 10% Friends 8% Price 16% 2%: Percentage of readers who can't remember what influenced them more -- Was it how their mom said they looked "sharp" in that Anchor Blue fleece or was it all the attractive models in the ads?
Garcia has been employed with Community Health Development, Inc.--Our Health in Uvalde, TX, for over five and a half years as a CMA/Health Educator.
PO Box 2470, Uvalde, TX 78802, ph: 830-278-6606, fx: 830-278-4305
Continental General Tire's proving grounds in Uvalde, TX, reinforced their worldwide reputation last week when the company unveiled a new test track devoted exclusively to wet and dry traction testing.