Elgin Courier (Elgin, Tex.), Vol. 66, No. 19, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 26, 1956

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

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

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Bronaugh, Violet July 26, 1956.

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  • Harold H. Bredlow
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    Place of Publication: Elgin, Texas
  • Robert L. Bredlow
    Publisher Info: Owner and Publisher
    Place of Publication: Elgin, Texas

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Elgin Public Library

The Elgin Public Library’s beginnings date back as early as 1897, when a ladies literary union created the New Century Club and began planning for a library. The Friends of the Elgin Library, a nonprofit organization, was later formed in 1985 and established the Elgin library in 1986.

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Description

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

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

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Published every Thursday.

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  • Volume: 66
  • Issue: 19
  • Edition: 1

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Elgin Courier

The Elgin Courier serves Elgin, Texas, and wider Bastrop County. Founded by Miles Hill, the paper has been published weekly since 1890.

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  • July 26, 1956

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Bronaugh, Violet. Elgin Courier (Elgin, Tex.), Vol. 66, No. 19, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 26, 1956, newspaper, July 26, 1956; Elgin, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1555115/: accessed June 16, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Elgin Public Library.

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