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Memories of Aunt Lulu and the son she barely knew


Memories of Aunt Lulu and the son she barely knew
Elroy Dietzel


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It was in the Depression, and Grandpa needed to make some money. It was because of Aunt Lulu that my grandparents -- the Goode family -- moved to Camp Ranch from Coleman, Texas, in 1930. Lulu wrote that there was plenty of cotton to pick in Wilson County. Elroy Dietzel, my second cousin, was born in 1936 in Seguin. His parents were Lewis and Lulu Dietzel, who had moved to Pandora in Wilson County about 1929.  . . .

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