Sa­lut­ing His­tory

Texarkana Gazette - - METRO/STATE - Staff photo by Danielle Dupree

Mem­bers of the Sons of the Amer­i­can Rev­o­lu­tion fire a vol­ley

Satur­day af­ter­noon in honor of John Blu­ford End­s­ley, a vet­eran of the War of 1812. End­s­ley, born in 1790, set­tled near At­lanta, Texas, in the 19th cen­tury and is buried at Beech Creek Ceme­tery in Cass

County. His­tor­i­cal groups and de­scen­dants gath­ered Satur­day to honor the vet­eran with two mark­ers, which were placed at his head­stone. See Wed­nes­day’s Gazette

for more cov­er­age.

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