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Crush, Texas, was a temporary "city" established as a one-day p...

wikipedia - 27 Nov 2017
Crush, Texas, was a temporary "city" established as a one-day publicity stunt in 1896. William George Crush, general passenger agent of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (popularly known as the Katy, from its "Em-Kay-Tee" initials), conceived the idea to demonstrate a train wreck as a spectacle. No admission was charged, and train fares to the crash site were at the reduced rate of US$2 from any location in Texas. As a result, about 40,000 people showed up on September 15, 1896, making the new town
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Worthless just two years ago, Texas sand now brings in billions

Savannah Morning News - 14 Jul 2018
Twelve months ago, none of them existed -- not even the mine owned by Edwards' employer, Hi-Crush Partners. It was the first of its kind here in West Texas. Day one was July 31, 2017. Ten others immediately followed. And another 10 or so are now ...
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Why This Sand From Texas Is Suddenly Worth $80 a Ton

TIME - 10 Jul 2018
Alpine … Black Mountain … Covia.” Twelve months ago, none of them existed — not even the mine owned by Edwards's employer, Hi-Crush Partners. It was the first of its kind here in West Texas. Day one was July 31, 2017. Ten others immediately followed.
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MLB roundup: Yankees crush Orioles; Rays dump Tigers

Akron Beacon Journal - 12 Jul 2018
AMERICAN LEAGUE: Red Sox 4, Rangers 2. Chris Sale struck out 12 in seven innings of shutout ball in his final start before the All-Star Game, and major-league-batting leader Mookie Betts had two more hits Wednesday night as host Boston beat Texas for ...
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Orange Crush 12u is surfing to Panama

Orange Leader - 07 Jul 2018
Orange Crush 12u Softball Team will be traveling with 11 hardworking, dedicated, talented young ladies to Panama Beach Florida to play in the USFA World Series from July 15- July 21. Orange Crush has a spectacular group of young ladies coached by ...
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2018 All-East Texas Baseball Team

Longview News-Journal - 24 Jun 2018
Celebrity crush: Jennifer Aniston. If you could have dinner with one person, living or dead, who would it be and why: George Strait. He'd probably take me out to a steak dinner. If Hollywood made the Elijah Trest movie, who would play you in the movie ...
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2018 All-East Texas Softball Team

Longview News-Journal - 23 Jun 2018
Celebrity crush: Liam Hemsworth. If you could have dinner with one person, living or dead, who would it be and why: Jennette McCurdy, because we have a lot in common. If Hollywood made the Peyton Blythe movie, who would play you in the movie: Victoria ...
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Bloomberg's Week in Pictures

Bloomberg - 12 Jul 2018
Workers climb down the stairs of a silo at the Hi-Crush Partners LP mining facility in Kermit, Texas. Frack-sand mines seem to be popping up everywhere in the West Texas plains; 12 months ago, none existed. Photographer: Callaghan O'Hare/Bloomberg.

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