1960. 29 Avril. Senator John F. Kennedy made a campaign appearance at a farm in northwestern Howard County. The senator had lost his voice, and his speechwriter and aide, Theodore C. Sorensen, who would later become counsel to the president, read the speech
SIGNAL PEAK, Howard County Texas - named from early tales of Comanche smoke signals which could be seen from Muchaque Peak in Borden County, 36 miles away. Early landmark for nearby Moss Spring, buffalo hunters camps, Texas Rangers camp, and first cattle ranches. Photo made near Moss Spring, dated 1889.