Forth Worth Texas

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Forth Worth Next Day Access is owned and operated by our Corporate Offices.  Dallas was one of the pioneer Franshies locations for Next Day Access which opened in December 2012.

You can expect GREAT things from the Fort Worth location!

Interesting facts about Fort Worth, TX

It’s said that outlaws Frank and Jesse James were so fond of a chili parlor in Fort Worth that they chose not to shoot and loot the town. Apparently, they vowed to never rob a bank in the city, saying, “Anyplace that has a chili joint like this just oughta’ be treated better.” 

The Arlington Baptist College in Fort Worth was once an infamous gambling hall called Top O’ Hill Terrace. Its tunnels, used for escape during raids, are still there today.

The TCU Horned Frogs and SMU Mustangs also compete each year for the “Iron Skillet.” In 1946, a SMU fan was frying frog legs before the game as a joke. A TCU fan saw him and told them they should let the game determine who would get the skillet and the frog legs. Today, an iron skillet is given to the winner of the heated rivalry game.

Flyer fields were established in Fort Worth during World War I, under the direction of the Air Service, United States Army. 41. And, during World War II, the city manufactured B-24 bombers