The Chicken Queen LbNA # 29661
|Placed Date||Mar 31 2007|
****This box was replaced on June 30th, 2009 in a different cemetery...it is still the same image***
Every year Center has its annual Watermelon and Poultry Festival, where they do crown a Poultry queen. So this is in tribute to that festival.
As you travel to this box, you might figure out why I chose this location for this box.
To the box
From Hwy 96 going towards San Augustine, take CR 1005 (my GPS said it was 1006, but both signs I saw
were 1005). This road looks like it is an entrance to a business but it is a road that has a duck crossing sign
and is next to a log cabin with a pond in front of it. There will be a T in the road, turn left. The Short
Cemetery where this box is located is 2.6 miles from Hwy 96 on this road. At about 1.5 miles there is a 4
way crossing, just continue on CR 1005. Go another mile and there will be a Y. Go to the right and the
Short Methodist Church will be on your right and the Short Cemetery will be on your right. Pull up to the
Once you get to the cemetery, walk to the back of the cemetery to a tall WOW monument for Hughes.
(This is the WOW monument that is closest to the back of the cemetery) Look to the woods to a large
hardwood tree that is in line with that monument. The box is at the base of that tree under