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  • n. a member of the Texas state highway patrol; formerly a mounted lawman who maintained order on the frontier


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  • His gun was in a Galco Texas Ranger rig, heavily figured with floral motifs, on an equally figured belt, which also supported a row of twenty more robin’s-egg-big .44 cartridges.

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  • It didn’t matter that A-Rod’s missteps occurred in a Texas Ranger uniform; nor did it matter to him that the Yankees sat atop the division going into this showdown.

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  • Staying with us was a baseball hero, Texas Ranger pitcher Nolan Ryan, and his beautiful wife, Ruth, and our good friends Maggie and Armando Codina, who are a great Cuban refugee success story.

    Barbara Bush


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