Thank you for your support!
We drew for the quilt Nov 5th at the DRT 125th Anniversary at LBJ Ranch Historical Park.
Dr Betty Edwards, President General of DRT (left) who with many others got caught in a rain downpour and is wet in the picture is shown with the winner, Corina Bilbrey from Midland, Texas, who was in attendance.
Buy a chance to win this beautiful Texas Flag quilt made especially for the Daughters of the Republic of Texas by Amelia Perry, mother of former Governor Rick Perry!
The Picketville Chapter is honored to have this beautiful Texas Flag quilt to raise funds for the building of the new Republic of Texas History Center. It measures 64″ x 85″ and features the lyrics of “Texas, Our Texas” in the red and white sections of the quilt.
The winner will be drawn at the 125th DRT anniversary celebration at the LBJ Ranch National Historic Park on November 5th, 2016. You do not need to be present to win. If you use PayPal for purchasing your tickets, you will receive them by mail from the Picketville Chapter.
All proceeds will benefit the new Republic of Texas History Center. The Center will provide a larger, more appropriate setting for exhibits, educational programs, conferences, and other festivities. The history center will allow the DRT to be better serve the state and visitors seeking to learn about the fascinating history of the State of Texas.
Photo courtesy of Ronald W. Erdrich/Reporter-News