The Whitewright Sun (Whitewright, Tex.), Vol. 55, No. 16, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 18, 1940

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

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eight pages : ill. ; page 23 x 16 in. Scanned from physical pages.

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Doss, Glenn April 18, 1940.

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The Whitewright Public Library opened in 1967, spurred by a 1966 presentation by the Whitewright Friday Literary Club, titled, "Does Our Town Need a Library?" Since then, the library serves a population of just over 2,000, from the city of Whitewright, as well as from wider Fannin and Grayson Counties.

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  • Main Title: The Whitewright Sun (Whitewright, Tex.), Vol. 55, No. 16, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 18, 1940
  • Serial Title: The Whitewright Sun

Description

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

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eight pages : ill. ; page 23 x 16 in. Scanned from physical pages.

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Published every Thursday.

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  • Volume: 55
  • Issue: 16
  • Edition: 1

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Whitewright Sun

The Whitewright Sun publishing office is the oldest continuously-operated business in Whitewright, Texas, having just celebrated 136 years in 2020. In addition to serving the city of Whitewright, The Sun is also the newspaper of record for the Whitewright Independent School District and the City of Tom Bean.

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  • April 18, 1940

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Doss, Glenn. The Whitewright Sun (Whitewright, Tex.), Vol. 55, No. 16, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 18, 1940, newspaper, April 18, 1940; Whitewright, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1230827/: accessed May 9, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Whitewright Public Library.

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