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Dowling Tribute, Houston Chronicle newsclipping

DD0062 Houston Chronicle Sept 8, 1958.jpg

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Title

Dowling Tribute, Houston Chronicle newsclipping

Subject

Dowling, Dick, 1838-1867

Description

Dr. Heyl Tebo and Dr. Frank Tritico, of Albert Sydney Johnston Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans, lay a wreath on the Dick Dowling memorial statue in Hermann Park.

Creator

Houston Chronicle

Source

Sept. 8, 1958. "Dowling Tribute." Houston Chronicle, Page 9, Section A.

Publisher

Published here by Rice University

Date

September 8, 1958

Format

Newsclipping

Type

Text

Identifier

DD0062

Bibliographic Citation

Sept. 8, 1958. "Dowling Tribute." Houston Chronicle, Page 9, Section A.

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Dowling Tribute

Memorial services commeroating [sic] the Battle of Sabine Pass were conducted at the Dick Dowling statue in Hermann Park Sunday by the Albert Sidney Johnston Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans. Dr. Heyl G. Tebo, commander, left, and Frank E. Tritico, adjutant, places a wreath at the foot of the statue. Dowling, a lieutenant, commanded a group of 47 Confederates who routed a Union force of 5000 and a fleet of 22 transports and four gunboats in the battle on Sept. 8, 1863.

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