The Texas Countryman. (Hempstead, Tex.), Vol. 8, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, October 23, 1868

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Elliott, B. F. & Osterhout, J. P. October 23, 1868.

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  • Main Title: The Texas Countryman. (Hempstead, Tex.), Vol. 8, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, October 23, 1868
  • Serial Title: The Texas Countryman

Description

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead reads, "Devoted to Progressive Principles and the News of the Day."

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The Bellville Countryman

Founded on July 28th, 1860, the Bellville Countryman was a semi-weekly newspaper published by W.S. Thayer and edited by John P. Osterhout, and it served the populations of Bellville and Austin, Texas. Its motto was, "Independent in All Things - Neutral in None."

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  • October 23, 1868

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Elliott, B. F. & Osterhout, J. P. The Texas Countryman. (Hempstead, Tex.), Vol. 8, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, October 23, 1868, newspaper, October 23, 1868; Hempstead, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth180314/: accessed September 1, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.