This book, created for the friends and trustees of The Abell-Hanger Foundation, in Midland, Texas, is the culmination of many hours of work and interviews of trustees, staff, author Jimmy Patterson and local leaders who shared recollections of the George and Gladys Abell and the impact of their foundation throughout West Texas. It is also a testament to the generosity and vision of George Thomas Abell.
The non-profit authors group is comprised of published and unpublished writers at all levels of development. The group welcomes newcomers to its monthly meetings, usually held the last Saturday of each month at the Centennial Library in Midland.
The Williams memoirs are backed by detailed accounts of every sheriff in Brewster County history, believed to be the most comprehensive coverage on the subject ever recorded. The result is a staggering 5.1-pound slice of Texana, with hardcover and dust jacket, with 536 numbered pages and 1,000 photos. Give or take a dozen.
If you have a body of water, and you need how-to tips, chances are, you need a nudge from the Pond Boss – be it from Bob’s bi-monthly magazine, his books or videos. Your choice.