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Ghosts of the Rio Grande Valley - cover

Ghosts of the Rio Grande Valley

David Bowles

Publisher: The History Press

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Discover the darker side of Texas history in this collection of chilling local lore—includes photos!   Hidden in the dense brush and around oxbow lakes of the Rio Grande Valley wait sinister secrets, unnerving vestiges of the past, and wraiths of those claimed by the winding river.   The spirit of a murdered student in Brownsville paces the locker room where she met her end. Tortured souls of patients lost in the Harlingen Insane Asylum refuse to be forgotten. Guests at the LaBorde Hotel in Rio Grande City report visions of the Red Lady, who was spurned by the soldier she loved and driven to suicide.   In this book, David Bowles explores these and more of the most harrowing ghost stories from Fort Brown to Fort Ringgold and all the haunted hotels, chapels and ruins in between.
Available since: 09/26/2016.
Print length: 163 pages.

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