Jacksboro burger king's days at the g...

Jacksboro burger king's days at the grill near an end

There are 13 comments on the Fort Worth Star-Telegram story from Jun 28, 2008, titled Jacksboro burger king's days at the grill near an end. In it, Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that:

The cook tossed a handful of ground chuck onto a World War II-era griddle. Then he mashed the meat flat with a brick mason's trowel that has served as his spatula for 37 years.

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onlymm

Bellevue, TX

#1 Jun 30, 2008
They really are the best burgers around! Sad to see him go!
honesty

United States

#2 Jul 14, 2008
he has the attitude of a snake and he is hateful to most woman in my opinion
The Snake

Bellevue, TX

#3 Aug 12, 2008
I don't know what woman I made mad that would write such a thing about me. I thought I was always sweet, lovable, and kind to most women, maybe she was ugly to me.
Mother Teresa

United States

#4 Aug 15, 2008
The Snake wrote:
I don't know what woman I made mad that would write such a thing about me. I thought I was always sweet, lovable, and kind to most women, maybe she was ugly to me.
Wouldn't lose any sleep over it "Snake"! People seem to like attacking our family! Hope you are enjoying your retirement!
Former Resident

United States

#5 Sep 27, 2008
Must be the former Herd's or Hurd's Burgers closing down. Sorry to hear that. They were great, but, man oh man, I don't know how just one kept from clogging every artery in your body, as the grease would always soak through the paper sack. lol But, they were tasty! Are they going to erect a sign that says "Millions Served"? Probably more than that!
Barb

Temple, TX

#6 Apr 11, 2009
I used to work in Jacksboro, and I really hate to hear that Herd's is closing or has closed. How sad! As for him being hateful to women, and having the attitude of a snake, I never experienced that. I loved him and his wife, they are good people. This is a very sad time for Jacksboro!
Babblin B

Springfield, MO

#7 Apr 15, 2009
His son now serves the famous burgers, I grew up eating these burgers in a small building off the square in the late 60's. When we get with in a 100 miles we still make it by to get a Herd's burger. If you have never eaten one you have missed out on the best burger around.
Just Me

Flippin, AR

#8 Apr 15, 2009
Does anyone Remember the Chicken Corner....Flies all over the place...lmao
Barb

Temple, TX

#9 Apr 15, 2009
So Herd's is still there, just Claude isn't cooking anymore? Did he just retire?
Babblin B

Springfield, MO

#10 Apr 16, 2009
Yes, retired.
wow

Barnesville, OH

#11 Apr 28, 2009
i agree with honesty...he was very rude
just me

Justin, TX

#12 Apr 29, 2009
oh pleaseeee...... people just cause he didnt kiss your ass he his rude... dont ever change claude.. :) we love you as you are
wow

United States

#13 Apr 29, 2009
when an older lady falls in town and he steps over her instead of try to make sure she is ok or even help her up thats what makes him RUDE!!!!

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