Electra Star-News (Electra, Tex.), Vol. 53, No. 44, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 18, 1961

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Weekly newspaper from Electra, Texas that includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

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twelve pages : ill. ; page 20 x 14 in.

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Lee, Johnnie May 18, 1961.

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  • Main Title: Electra Star-News (Electra, Tex.), Vol. 53, No. 44, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 18, 1961
  • Serial Title: Electra Star-News

Description

Weekly newspaper from Electra, Texas that includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

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twelve pages : ill. ; page 20 x 14 in.

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Published every Thursday.

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  • Volume: 53
  • Issue: 44
  • Edition: 1

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Electra Area Newspaper Collection

From Wichita County comes the Electra Area Newspaper Collection, serving the city of Electra and its surrounding area with five titles available in The Portal to Texas History, including the Electra Daily News, Electra News, The Electra Star-News, and the Harrold Howler.

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  • May 18, 1961

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Lee, Johnnie. Electra Star-News (Electra, Tex.), Vol. 53, No. 44, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 18, 1961, newspaper, May 18, 1961; Electra, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1219743/: accessed August 11, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Electra Public Library.