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· TEXAS GETS PEN WHICH ; SIGNED SECESSION W1UT By AsiDctated prut. | Austin. Tox., March 0.--A p*m with which the ordinance of ecoes* . sion of Virginia was signed and ,,! candle General Robert E. Lee , tho night before his surrender ! Appomatox Court House are the latest exhibitions loaned to tho i verslty of Texas for display in ! library. , The p«n Is said to have been · fashionod from tho gun carriage '. which fired the first shut at the Civil War. Tho relics arc tho property of ! Dr. Charles 8. Venable of San Antonio, who nlso possesses a ordor addressed to Confederate nol. dlers relative to the of Stonewall Jnr.kaon, and corrected by General L**, and a photograph of the last dispatch of General Jackson. The original latter ivn» given by Dr. Venable to tho S lnla Historical Society and )· on '·play at Its museum. - ' ,-;' "-.,

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  1. The Galveston Daily News,
  2. 10 Mar 1929, Sun,
  3. Page 13

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