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  • Austin is the capital of Texas.
  • Houston is the largest city.
  • Residents of Houston, Texas lead the USA in eating out ---approximately 4.6 times per week.
  • The name Texas is derived from tejas or teyas, the rendering by the Spanish in the mid-16th century of the Caddo people's word for friends or allies.
  • The nickname for Texas is "the lone star".
  • Laredo, Texas is the US's farthest inland port.
  • There is a town in Texas called 'Ding Dong'
  • The Texas Rangers were the first police force in the United states.

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