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HUNT COUNTY NEWS TRIVIA

HUNT COUNTY NEWS TRIVIA

HUNT COUNTY NEWS TRIVIA What does a Bowie Knife and ‘Oscar’, the Academy Awards statue have in common?  They were both named for Texans! The bowie knife is named after the Alamo hero Jim Bowie (1796-1836). His brother, Rezin, designed the hefty weapon. Oscar, the Academy Award statuette, was named […]

HUNT COUNTY NEWS TRIVIA

HUNT COUNTY NEWS TRIVIA

After a somewhat slow start to her acting career, Lucille Ball hit the big time when she starred in the hugely popular 1950s sitcom “I Love Lucy”. “I Love Lucy” was on for six seasons and was at the top of the Nielsen ratings when it concluded in 1957.  She […]