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Robert E. Howard

Robert Howard Days June 13th and 14th, 2014

Make your plans now -- Robert Howard Days is coming up soon on Friday and Saturday, June 13th and 14th, 2014.

Robert E. Howard Days Cancellation 2009


Robert E. Howard postal cancellation from Robert Howard Days, June 12, 2009.

Robert E. Howard Home Restored by Project Pride


Project Pride is a community organization in Cross Plains, Texas that bought
the Howard House in 1989 and has since restored it to a museum in Robert E. Read more >>

Robert E. Howard - The Father of Conan

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By GLENN LORD, Literary Agent for the Estate of Robert E. Howard

As printed in Savage Sword of Conan #200

The future creator of Conan, Robert Ervin Howard, was born January 22, 1906, at Peaster, Texas, a tiny hamlet some forty-five miles southwest of Fort Worth. The father, a country physician, moved the little family the length and breadth of Texas over the next several years before finally settling at Cross Plains, a small town in Central Texas, in 1919. Read more >>

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