Breckenridge American (Breckenridge, Tex.), Vol. 20, No. 222, Ed. 1 Sunday, May 12, 1940

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Daily newspaper (except Sunday) from Breckenridge, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

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four pages : illus. ; page 22 x 16 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Hall, C. M. May 12, 1940.

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The Breckenridge Library presents a number of historical newspapers including the Breckenridge Daily American (1922-1940), Breckenridge Weekly Democrat (1926-1933), the Stephens County Sun (1933-1940), and the junior and senior high school newspaper published by the journalism students, The Dynamo (1932-1939).

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  • Main Title: Breckenridge American (Breckenridge, Tex.), Vol. 20, No. 222, Ed. 1 Sunday, May 12, 1940
  • Serial Title: Breckenridge American

Description

Daily newspaper (except Sunday) from Breckenridge, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

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four pages : illus. ; page 22 x 16 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Breckenridge Daily American

The Breckenridge Public Library in Stephens County presents the Breckenridge Daily American newspaper, 1922-1940. The Breckenridge Daily American with its sensational headlines kept the town of Breckenridge informed of international and national events as well as local news and gossip. The newspaper documents Breckenridge's thriving development and commerce during the twentieth century. Other newspapers from the Breckenridge Public Library are the Breckenridge Weekly Democrat (1926-1933), the Stephens County Sun (1933-1940), and the junior and senior high school newspaper published by the journalism students, The Dynamo (1932-1939).

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  • May 12, 1940

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Hall, C. M. Breckenridge American (Breckenridge, Tex.), Vol. 20, No. 222, Ed. 1 Sunday, May 12, 1940, newspaper, May 12, 1940; Breckenridge, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth131156/: accessed August 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Breckenridge Public Library.