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Come and Take It

Come and Take It is a talk show about Texas, by Texans. Three friends born and raised in Texas share their views on the state’s history, culture, and just what it means to be Texan.

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Mike Zolkoski
Scott Elfstrom
Sean McIver

#96: Emily West and the Yellow Rose of Texas

30 minutes

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While folklore has lifted The Yellow Rose of Texas to an exalted position, who is the real person behind the story and the classic song?

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