Johnny Texas on the San Antonio Road
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Johnny Texas on the San Antonio Road a story. by Carol Hoff

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Published by Wilcox and Follett in Chicago .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementWith line illus. by Earl Sherwan.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H6715 Jp
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6135340M
LC Control Number53008722

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There is a sequel, Johnny Texas on the Road to San Antonio. Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Dege. out of 5 stars Johnny Texas still works after half a century. Reviewed in the United States on J Verified Purchase/5(25).   Johnny Texas on the San Antonio Road (published in by Follett Publishing Company, Chicago, IL; republished in by Hendrick-Long Publishing Company, P. O. Box , Friendswood, TX ). This book is a sequel to Johnny Texas, which tells the story of young Johann Friedricks, who emigrates from Germany to Texas in the early s with. Johnny Texas is She makes it easy to know what the purpose of the book is, because of the plot, which makes it easy to Identify. Characterization: Mamma is a german women who liked her home, but her family moved to the U.S. for a change/5. Hoff would eventually revive those stories into works of fiction. The character Johnny Texas played an important role in two of Hoff's books: "Johnny Texas" () and "Johnny Texas on the San Antonio Road" (). Both of the Johnny Texas books, plus "Head to the West" (), gave accounts of settlement on the Texas frontier.

Young Johann is first awed by the vast land that is Texas, but when the stagecoach driver dubs him "Johnny Texas", the boy's love for his new country starts to grow. In their new home, the family learns about slavery when Papa trades a calf for Tobias, a slave. That Christmas, Johnny receives a rifle, which he finds he needs to use. Then war is declared and Papa joins the army .   When Johnny has to drive a wagon by himself over the long and lonely road from his home to San Antonio, he has a big adventure out of proportion to his age. The road he travels was used by the heroes of the early Texas republic, and Johnny responds to his adventures in ways those heroes would have : Carol Hoff. Octo Johnny Shannon, a very well respected and admired radio personality with a career that spanned 50 years, moved on to radio heaven . Johnny Texas on the San Antonio Road. Carol Hoff Johnny Texas on the San Antonio Road Carol Hoff Johnny Texa sets out alone on a mile journey on the Old San Antonio Road. He has many exciting adventures, including a raid by wild pigs, a narrow escape from rattlesnakes, sudden storms, a wild-turkey hunt, and an encounter with robbers.

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