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Texas State Song

music animation - click to see all state songs

Click to hear MP3 clips of Texas Our Texas (instrumentals).
See All State Songs - National Anthem.

"Texas Our Texas"

by William J. Marsh and Gladys Yoakum Wright

Verse 1:

Texas, our Texas! All hail the mighty State!
Texas, our Texas! So wonderful so great!
Boldest and grandest, Withstanding ev'ry test;
O Empire wide and glorious, You stand supremely blest.

Chorus::

God bless you Texas! And keep you brave and strong,
That you may grow in power and worth,
Thro'out the ages long.

Verse 2:

Texas, O Texas! Your freeborn single star,
Sends out its radiance to nations near and far.
Emblem of freedom! It sets our hearts aglow,
With thoughts of San Jacinto and glorious Alamo.

Verse 3:

Texas, dear Texas! From tyrant grip now free,
Shines forth in splendor your star of destiny!
Mother of heroes! We come your children true,
Proclaiming our allegiance, our faith, our love for you.

Texas - click to see all state songs

Texas also designates an official flower song.
See All State Songs - National Anthem.

Source:
State Song: Texas State Library
Links:
Hear the music: Lone Star Junction
Popular Texas Songs: Lone Star Junction
Texas Music Pioneers: Texas Music Office
Guitar - Texas State Musical Instrument
All State Songs - National Anthem

    

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Texas Symbols & Icons:

air force - tie
footwear - music  
artist - bird
bread - cooking  
dinosaur - dog  
dish - snack
fabric - tartan
folk dance
fish - insect
flag - pledge
flower - plant
gem - stone
hall of fame
instrument
 

mammal 1-2-3  
sport - vehicle
metal - molecule
name - nickname
pastry 1 2 - nut
pepper 1-2 - fruit
plays - railroad
reptile - shell
seal -quarter - motto
ship -tall ship
shrub 1-2
song 1-2
tree -grass -soil
vegetable
 

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