On August 6, 1932, the Turf Athletic Club (TAC) was formed to act as the parent company for the various Maceo operations around town (legal and otherwise). Its structure and principals would evolve over time.
Part 2: Back in Business After the devastating hurricane of September 8, 1900, Galveston was a city in ruins, but despite the destruction and the daunting job ahead, the industrious and ever-optimistic Germans got busy and got to work.
History is a curious beast. And the closer one looks, oh Lewis, the curiouser and curiouser it gets. What is history? Let’s begin with a dictionary definition from my thirty-five-pound Random House tome.