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Dickinson, Texas has an unusual history. Originally popular in the
1800s because of its very fertile land, it became known for
producing a wide variety of fruits. Once the cities of Galveston
and Houston grew larger, the railroad (and then the trolley line)
reached the area. Dickinson evolved into a popular recreational
One of those recreations was gambling. Dickinson became a major
hub for open gambling. In a tongue-in-cheek reference to the
Mason/Dickson Line, it was referred to as the Maceo/Dickinson Line*.
Numerous popular clubs like the "Town Country Club", the "4 Rose
Garden", and the "Emite Brothers Dickinson Card Club" sprang up.
These drew folks from the cities of Galveston and Houston, for a
little fun. The Texas Rangers shut down open gambling in all of
Galveston County in 1957. Since then, Dickinson has become an
integral part of the Houston/Galveston economic and cultural area.
We are proud to be part of such an interesting area and welcome
residents, new and long-time, to visit us for great furniture and
mattresses, at the best prices. Good furniture stores servicing
Dickinson are few and far between. Come experience what it
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*Maceo was a purported mob
boss who was located on Galveston island in the
1940s and 1950s . He was said to have
controlled all the territory south of Dickinson to the Gulf
in Texas City