Museum the New Llano Colony

Clarence "Skinny" Long



Pre-Colony History:  

Family Information:  

Job in Colony: In January 1932 he was part of a group including Leo Roscoe, Geo. Jensen and Banks sawing heavy timbers to shore over a driveway to the filling station.

In 1935, he, Bert Busick and Ike Jensen were bringing loads of logs back to the colony that had lain on the skidway of the Anacoco Creek Mill; the logs were sawn into fine lumber to be used for crate-making.

In November 1935 he was the driller at Llano Number 3.  

Home in Colony:  

Other Info: In November 1935 he underwent an operation for the removal of his appendix. Dr. Reid, of the Leesville Hospital, performed the operation, which was successfully accomplished. Later in the day "Skinny" was reported as doing as well as could be expected.  

Post-Colony History:  


Sources: "Llano Colonist": January 9, 1932, August 24, 1935, November 23, 1935, February 29, 1936