Pecos Bill - Bill was born in 1830s Texas and as an infant, fell out of a covered wagon unnoticed by his family near the Pecos River, earning the nickname. He was raised by coyotes until found by his real brother who convinced him he was a man. He became a cowboy using Shake, the rattlesnake as a lasso, riding Widow-Maker, eating dynamite, and once lassoed a tornado. Bill proposed to Slue-Foot Sue by shooting all the stars from the sky but one which becomes the Lone Star.
Comal Springs, Texas ... originally within boundaries of land claimed by Tonkawas. The first Spanish explorer to visit the springs was Damián Massanet in 1691. The site was later home to a Spanish mission. Spanish settlers eventually called the site "Las Fontanas" - the Fountains.