DONNA Pop. 14,768 Alt. 88


Founded as station on St. Louis, Brownsville & Mexico Railroad in 1906, named for Donna Hooks, daughter of a town site promoter. Today a retail center for ranching and intensive agriculture of Rio Grande Valley; hosts abundant winter visitors,


Donna Hooks Fletcher mUSEUMDonna Hooks Fiekher Museum-

Memorabilia, photos and artifacts from town's founding; vintage furniture, hand tools, farm and household articles, restored bar from early-day Blue Goose Saloon. Housed in historic American Legion Hall (oldest in nation), 3rd block of S. Main. Open Wed. 2:30 4:30 p.m. Sept. - May.



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