Borger Daily Herald (Borger, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 195, Ed. 1 Tuesday, July 5, 1938

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Daily newspaper from Borger, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

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six pages : ill. ; page 22 x 18 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Sercomb, William A. July 5, 1938.

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  • Main Title: Borger Daily Herald (Borger, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 195, Ed. 1 Tuesday, July 5, 1938
  • Serial Title: Borger Daily Herald

Description

Daily newspaper from Borger, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

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six pages : ill. ; page 22 x 18 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead reads: "Borger, The Wonder City - Carbon Black Center of the World"

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Borger Daily Herald (Borger, Tex.)

After the discovery of oil in the West Texas town, Borger quickly established itself as a boomtown, attracting oil men, prospectors, gamblers and bootleggers. Hutchinson County Library presents its collection of the Borger Daily Herald newspaper that documents the rapid growth and activity of Borger and the surrounding area, 1927-1941.

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  • July 5, 1938

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  • July 27, 2011, 10:24 a.m.

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  • Jan. 31, 2012, 12:37 p.m.

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Sercomb, William A. Borger Daily Herald (Borger, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 195, Ed. 1 Tuesday, July 5, 1938, newspaper, July 5, 1938; Borger, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth167226/: accessed July 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hutchinson County Library, Borger Branch.