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Tarzan, Texas - J.B. McNerlin was the first settler in the area. In 1925 a two-room school was built, and soon after, Tant Lindsay built a store which, along with the school, formed the center of the community. In 1927 Lindsay submitted a list of possible town names to the post office department. Postal officials chose Tarzan and made Lindsay the first postmaster.

The Old Weather Bureau Building, Abilene, Texas (1909) was constructed to serve as the area center for the U.S. Weather Bureau and continued to do so until area weather services were relocated to the airport. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The Leaning Tower of Texas. Or the old Britten Truck Stop Water Tower. It was built that way to get folks to stop in Groom on old 66 - and later I-40. .