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Blanco's Bar & Grill, sign
It’s adios, Blanco’s. Photo by Imelda/Flickr
The Shamrock Hotel, Houston, postcard
As long as I’ve lived in Houston, and that’s been a while, one of the things I missed out on was the famous Shamrock Hotel. PostcardRoundup.com
St. Joske's, San Antonio, St. Joseph's, church
Sometimes history and modern development can coexist. Case in point is the St. Joseph's Catholic Church, or better known as the Church of St. Joske’s, in downtown San Antonio. Wikipedia.com
Places-Blanco's-shuffleboard
In the meantime, get your boots over to Blanco’s for little dancing, a little booze and some great greasy burgers. Photo by Derek Key/Flickr