Museum the New Llano Colony

Charles Bates



Pre-Colony History:  

Family Information:  

Job in Colony: In December of 1933 he was riding the oil well truck atop a load of derrick material along with other Sunday volunteers including Alonzo Woolley, Frank Bowling, Ralph Page, Sylvester Watson, Claude Long and Raymond Campbell.

At the planing mill in January 1934 he and Joe Slaughter were building cabbage crates for an urgent order from Houston.  

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Sources: "Llano Colonist": December 23, 1933, January 27, 1934