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The new THC Cemetery Preservation Guideline booklet can be downloaded directly
from the THC website. (www.thc.state.tx.us)

Also, if you have
history-teacher contacts in the local schools, I would like to share the
following timely news with them:

Henry

HISTORY CONTEST OPEN FOR
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
AUSTIN,Texas-The Friends of the Governor’s Mansion’s
annual history competition for high school students, “It’s Your History,” is now
underway. The Friends invite students to learn more about their Texas heritage
by creating a PowerPoint presentation about the history of their county. Winners
are selected in several categories, including Best Overall Project, Best Images
and Best Research. Texas Historical Commission staff assist in the judging of
the projects. Schools will receive $500 for each winning project. Students must
register by Nov. 9, 2011 and projects must be submitted by Dec. 14,
2011.

Friends of the Governor’s Mansion is a Texas non-profit
corporation. For more information about the contest and the Friends, visit the
Friends of the Governor’s Mansion website at http://www.txfgm.org/contest.

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