"Yes knew Mr. Joe very well. Good customer of mine and a friend. He also cut my father in law's yard. His widow, Shirley just got flooded with the 13 inches of rain we got from Barry. Didn't know Mr Bonton very well,…"
"We had the same situation. We were a Shamrock dealer. Their refinery was in Shamrock, Texas, way out in West Texas. Since Mobil had a refinery in Houston we got our gas there and Mobil got their gas from shamrock in west…"
"Now you all are making me jealous. In high school I wanted a Fairlane GTA. My mother made Daddy buy a 67 Mustang with the 289 2 barrel. Was a great car; could get 2nd gear rubber. My brother had a Cadillac and used Quaker…"
"Fixed a lot of flats with those bars. No plugs either all patches. In 73 gas went to 15 cents a gallon in Houston. Then 25, 35, 50 and so on. I never look at gas prices now that much. We were Shamrock dealer after being our…"
"I listened to, "we're gonna go broke," all during my youth. Then made a ton of money during the gas shortages. I think working in a gas station in the old days made you a special person. To put up with the…"
"You are a mind reader. Yes it was erratic and went out shortly afterwards. Before it was consistent . There has been water trucks hauling off water but more sporadic and only maybe one load a day. No, it's great entertainment watching the…"
"Maybe more than many types of financial endeavors in this day and age the old saying, "Don't get your hopes up" applies to the oil field more so than others. Just the same I'm still grateful for the opportunities that have…"
"Appreciate all of your input since I'm just a wistful dreamer. Maybe I'm dreaming about the Eagle's well across the street from our house. Since the initial results were so much more promising than the e/w Feliciana wells…"
"I was listening to a Houston radio station that would immediate give car trade in values. A guy called in saying he had bought a Chrysler crossfire sport coupe that was poorly regarded as a collectible car. He asked the radio guy how…"
"Thank you for your comments which I agree with. My daddy, who was very wise, once teased me saying I was a dilettante! He was right and this applies to my expertise on oil and gas. Like the song said, "you've forgotten…"
"May be getting "ahead of my skis," Would like opinions about Chevron buying Anadarko. Could this influence our prospects for the Austin Chalk in Avoyelles? Also mentioned that they could possibly also buy EOG. …"
JOhn, the Torrent re-permit of the AUS RA SUXX;Indigo Minerals LLC #1 was 2/18. It is a 6 month permit. If you click on the Serial Number in blue in the SONRIS well file, it will take you to the permit and the well plat.
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More