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Bado is an unincorporated community in southwest Texas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. Bado is located on Missouri Route M along the banks of Big Piney Creek. The community is about nine miles west-southwest of Houston and nine miles north of Cabool.

History

A post office called Bado was established in 1883, and remained in operation until 1953. According to tradition, the community arose during a "bad" era, hence the name.

Coordinates: 37°16′09″N 92°07′25″W / 37.26917°N 92.12361°W / 37.26917; -92.12361

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