• Jeff Cantrell, left, who represents a turn-of-the-century Texas Ranger, speaks to Bill Patterson, who represents Capt. Frank Hamer, the former Texas Ranger who helped capture Bonnie and Clyde, during the Texas Ranger Day and History Symposium at the Texas Rangers Heritage Center on Saturday, Aug. 5. — Standard-Radio Post/Scott Allen
  • Dr. Richard McCaslin speaks about Texas legend and former Texas Ranger John S. (Rip) Ford during the Texas Ranger Day and History Symposium at the Texas Rangers Heritage Center. — Standard-Radio Post/Scott Allen
  • A statue on display (right) at the Texas Rangers Heritage Center shows what a Texas Ranger looked like during the early days of Texas. — Standard-Radio Post/Scott Allen
  • Dennis and Mary Margaret Dement study the style of spurs worn by turn-of-the-century Texas Rangers during the Texas Ranger Day and History Symposium at the Texas Rangers Heritage Center. — Standard-Radio Post/Scott Allen

A glimpse into the Lone Star's history

Texas Ranger Day shows the early days of local lawmen

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