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The Ferris Wheel, Volume 5, Number 3, Saturday, September 18, 1897

Description:

Weekly newspaper contains local, national and world news, stories, poetry, jokes, church directory, and advertisements.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Ellis County - Ferris
Creation Date: September 18, 1897
Partner(s):
Ferris Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Usage:
Total Uses: 52
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 18, 1897
  • Digitized: January 9, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Ellis County - Ferris
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1897  
Description:

Weekly newspaper contains local, national and world news, stories, poetry, jokes, church directory, and advertisements.

Note:

Original pages not numbered. Issues not intact when received for digitization. Pagination may not be completely accurate. Only 2 pages available to scan. 1/2 of each page is missing.
"Ervin & Ezzell, Proprietors"--[p.2]
Editor and Publisher information is not printed on the pages scanned.

Physical Description:

4 pages on 2 sheets : b&w, illus ; sheet [25] x 32 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Serial Title: The Ferris Wheel
Partner:
Ferris Public Library
Collection:
Ferris Wheel
Collection:
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Identifier:
  • LCCN: sn86088941
  • OCLC: 14201596 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth46751
Resource Type: Newspaper
Format: Text
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