A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from August 12, 2007
“On the 8th day God created Texas”

"On the 8th day God created Texas” has been a T-shirt design since at least the early 1990s.


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Texas Wit & Wisdom
by Wallace O. Chariton
Plano, TX: Woodware Publishing, Inc.
1990, 1992
Pg. 102:
“On the 8th day God created Texas”
From the Texas T-Shirt Hall of Fame.

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From: Linda Brown
Date: 1996/01/18
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>(14) “On the 8th Day God Created TEXAS”, shape of Texas with photo of the
>countryside, 4 x 6, unused, can postmark

Google Books
To Tease a Texan
by Georgina Gentry
Zebra Books
2006
Pg. 1:
“You know Texans say that on the eighth day, God created Texas, and that was the best of his work.”

Posted by Barry Popik
Texas (Lone Star State Dictionary) • (0) Comments • Sunday, August 12, 2007 • Permalink