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Old 03-29-20, 10:35 AM
Hondo Gravel
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Originally Posted by FiftySix View Post
Yeah, it's best not to look at how things are spelled down here. Even I have doubts of how to pronounce names if I look at street signs too long, and I got a family line going back to the late 1860s here.

Like Manchaca Rd. in Austin. Why the hell is it pronounced Manchack?

Then you got Burnet Rd., also in Austin, where I have family living nearby. It's Burn-It, Durn-It, Learn It.
Like Bexar County .. Bexar is Bear... Mexia, Texas ... Ma-Hay-AH ... Heubner Road ... Heeeeb-Ner ???? The list can go on forever.
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