TEXAS DAY. August 18, 1898. The celebration of Texas Day was one of the most interesting of the many state day celebrations at the Exposition. The program consisted of: Music Address of Welcome Lieut. Gov. J.E. Harris of Nebraska Response Gov. Culbertson of Texas Address President Wattles Music By the Band Oration By Governor R.B. Hubbard. After the speaking, the official guests of the day were entertained at luncheon by the Exposition officials.