Wynnes' Massive East Texas Ranch, Site of First Cattle Baron's Ball, Up for Sale

One of the last vestiges of the sprawling empire of Dallas oilman-lawyer Toddie Lee Wynne is now for sale.Owned by the same family since 1850, the showplace Star Brand Ranch near Kaufman has been listed for sale by Wynne's great-grandchildren. Back in 1974, the 4,820-acre ranch was the site of the first Cattle Baron's Ball, a gala where Charley Pride sang to guests like Tom Landry and Winthrop "Win" Rockefeller Jr. Located just 30 minutes east of downtown Dallas, the ranch is still a working cattle operation.  Continue reading...

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