The first oil well in Texas was drilled in Freer in 1860, a year after the discovery in Titusville, Pennsylvania, but it was unproductive. In 1907, oil was again discovered in Duval County,
six years after Spindletop near Beaumont.
To Freer Texas
Home of the Worlds Largest Rattle Snake Round-Up,
Heart of South Texas White Tail Deer Hunting
and South Texas Oil Country.
723 DUVAL AVE.
FREER, TX 78357