"Texas born, Texas bred, when I die, I’ll be a Texan dead!” has appeared on T-shirts since at least the 1990s. A similar saying has applied to the University of North Carolina’s Tar Heels since the early 1900s.
Texas Wit & Wisdom
by Wallace O. Chariton
Plano, TX: Woodware Publishing, Inc.
Texas Born, Texas Bred,
when I die,
I’ll be a
From the Texas T-Shirt Hall of Fame.
Google Groups: rec.games.video.nintendo
From: (eduardo soliz)
Subject: Re: Anyone seen the ‘new’ 8-bit NES deck recently?
I’m Texas born, and Texas bred,
and when I die, I’ll be Texas dead!!
History of the University of North Carolina
by Kemp Plummer Battle
Raleigh, NC: Edwards & Broughton Printing Company
I’m a Tar Heel born,
I’m a Tar Heel bred,
And when I die,
I’m a Tar Heel dead.
Texas (Lone Star State Dictionary) • (0) Comments • Monday, August 13, 2007 • Permalink