Old Stone Dam - In this episode of The Tales of Allen, Host Craig Erickson takes us on a trip to the old stone dam. The dam was used to fill steam engines on their way to Dallas and thus a town was built and the City of Allen was born. Telephone Company - In The Tales of Allen, Host Craig Erickson gives us a closer look at how early residents communicated by telephone. Historic Cemetery - In this episode of "The Tales of Allen", Host Craig Erickson takes us into the old Allen Cemetery to pay our respects to our founding families. Sam Bass Gang Train Robbery - In The Tales of Allen, Host Craig Erickson brings us the story of the first train robbery in Texas. Sam Bass and his gang gained their infamous reputation right here in Allen.