Historical Markers
in Runnels County, Texas
Charles H. Noyes (1896-1917)
Ballinger - Courthouse lawn
Charles H. Noyes, 21, died when his horse fell while rounding up cattle on the Noyes' ranch. His father and mother, Gus and Lula Noyes, erected monument in 1919 as a tribute to their son and all Texas cowboys.Pompeo Coppini of Chicago studied horses two years before sculpturing the statue.
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