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Jan 2, 2010 - Gun Barrel City, Tx

After a good visit with Tricia, Nathan & Beckett, we were ready to leave Harrison for warmer weather. We were up at 5:30 & on the road by 7:15 headed south for Texas. We were lucky to have good driving weather & pretty light traffic on our trip. We stopped in Texarkana at a Flying J for fuel & propane. Knowing that we would be using our heater & needing more propane because of an artic front moving south across the entire country. We can drive away from cold weather but we still have to be prepared for freezing temps. There is an El Nino...

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Aug 23, 2009 - Gun Barrel City, TX

Leaving early for Gun Barrel City, where we will be seeing our friends, Bill & Cynthia Walter who live in Maybank. This is where we have stayed before most of the time on our way "through" Dallas. This time we are headed West. We arrived in Gun Barrel about late afternoon & it is a little hot here. Our rv thermometer say 99.7 outside, but the car said it was 103 & that was about 5:30. It is still beautiful weather... as long as you have A/C or stand in the shad outside. We can't complain, life is good! We went to see our friends who have...

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Jan 7, 2009 - Gun Barrel City, TX

We are now in Gun Barrel City, TX which is SE of Dallas. We have friends here that we will see for a few days. From here we will be going to Livingston to the Escapee park. Our friends Bill & Cynthia live in this area, so we look forward to a few warm days & spending fun times with them. Patti has know them both since they all went to high school in El Paso, Tx back in the 60s. .. Yes, we really are that old (in-spite of looking "much" younger in our picture :-) ).

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Dec 31, 2007 - Gun Barrel City / Mabank, TX

Happy new (next) year to all of you!!!! We left Harrison, AR about 7:30 a.m. on Mon the 31st of Dec headed south to warmer weather and arrived in Gun Barrel City, TX about 4:30 p.m. We had good weather & a pretty easy drive condsidering it was a lot of hours on the road. The temp was very pleasant, but the wind was noticable. As always when we travel, we stopped every coupld of hours or so to stretch, walk the dogs, etc. Gun Barrel City is southeast of Dallas & is very close to Mabank which is where our friends Cynthia & Bill Walter live....

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