Texas Landmarks and Legacies - Today in Texas History
Vol MMXVII, No 338 December 4, 1835 Friday Evening
Today in Sports
Cowboys and Giants play to 31-31 tie
NEW YORK CITY Click Here to follow "Dallas Cowboys" back in Time (1960) Click Here to follow "Dallas Cowboys" forward in Time  On this date in 1960, following ten straight losses, the Dallas Cowboys play to a 31-31 tie against the New York Giants. This would be Dallas' highest scoring game, yet they still could manage only a tie. Dallas ended up their first season 0-11-1.    More about "Dallas Cowboys" on the Web

Military Desk
Milam returns to San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO Click Here to follow "Revolution" back in Time (1835) Click Here to follow "Revolution" forward in Time  On this date in 1835, Ben Milam and 300 of his men returned to San Antonio following a scouting mission west of the city. They find the city under seige. Milam's forces eventually drive the Mexican forces from San Antonio but not without costs. Milam are others are killed in the assault.