The Prairie Blade. (Corsicana, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 49, Ed. 1 Saturday, November 17, 1855

One of 2 issues in the title: The Prairie Blade available on this site.

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 23 x 15 in.

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Loughridge, J. R. November 17, 1855.

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  • Main Title: The Prairie Blade. (Corsicana, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 49, Ed. 1 Saturday, November 17, 1855
  • Serial Title: The Prairie Blade

Description

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 23 x 15 in.

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Masthead reads, "Fiat, Justia, ruat Caelum. Let justice be done though the heavens fall."

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  • Volume: 1
  • Issue: 49
  • Edition: 1

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  • November 17, 1855

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Loughridge, J. R. The Prairie Blade. (Corsicana, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 49, Ed. 1 Saturday, November 17, 1855, newspaper, November 17, 1855; Corsicana, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth235684/: accessed December 8, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.