Penick was located in central Jones County. The small settlement, established in the 1880s and named for local rancher R. L. Penick, was a station on the Wichita Valley Railroad. It continued as a shipping point through the 1940s but does not appear on later maps.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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