Cisco in Eastland County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Old Mobley Hotel
Built in 1916 by H.L. Mobley, a northerner, who sold out (1919) during Cisco’s great oil boom to Hilton, then a 32-year-old ex-legislator and banker from New Mexico. On night of purchase Hilton “dreamed of Texas wearing a chain of Hilton hotels”. In time reality outran that dream.
Hotel was in use many years after sale by Hilton in 1925.
Erected 1970 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3430.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1916.
Location. 32° 23.494′ N, 98° 58.877′ W. Marker is in Cisco, Texas, in Eastland County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Conrad Hilton Boulevard (State Highway 6) and 4th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 Conrad Hilton Blvd, Cisco TX 76437, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured The Bankhead Highway (approx. 0.2 miles away); First National Bank (approx. ¼ mile away); First Presbyterian Church of Cisco (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Baptist Church of Cisco (approx. 0.3 miles away); First United Methodist Church of Cisco (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oakwood Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cisco College (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dothan Cemetery (approx. 7½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cisco.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 30, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 199 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 30, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.