Museum the New Llano Colony

Otto Hoefel


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Pre-Colony History:  

Home in Colony:  

Job in Colony: In December 1935 Frank Quipp coaxed the old "farm-all" into working so a crew could thresh the peanuts, providing between 75 and 80 bushels of the 'goobers'. The crew consisted of Hoefel, Fortall, Bill Brough and Quentin.  

Other Info: In 1937 he met with several interested colonists to discuss garden needs that were soon going to need to be met. Also in attendance were Boyd Bartlett, Israel Ginsberg, Ted Landrum, Forrest Waters, Ed Mansfield, E.O. Joynes, and Mr. Hayman of Leesville.  

Post-Colony History:  


Sources: Llano Colonist: December 7, 1935, February 13, 1937  


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