The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 9, No. [30], Ed. 1 Thursday, July 23, 1908

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

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eight pages : ill. ; page 22 x 15 in.

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Houx, N. P. July 23, 1908.

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Located in northeastern Limestone County, the Library has served the people of Mexia since 1949. The Mexia Public Library first came to fruition in 1903. In its current state, the Library provides access to resources and Mexia's history as a center for the oil and gas industries during the early 20th century.

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  • Main Title: The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 9, No. [30], Ed. 1 Thursday, July 23, 1908
  • Serial Title: The Mexia Weekly Herald

Description

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

Physical Description

eight pages : ill. ; page 22 x 15 in.

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Published every Thursday.

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  • Volume: 9
  • Issue: [30]
  • Edition: 1

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The Texas Digital Newspaper Program (TDNP) partners with communities, publishers, and institutions to promote standards-based digitization of Texas newspapers and to make them freely accessible via The Portal to Texas History.

Mexia Newspaper Collection

The town of Mexia, formed in 1870, was named for the Mexia family who received a land grant that included the site of the town in 1833. Settlement began when the Houston and Texas Central Railway was completed in 1871. Digitization was funded by a grant from the Tocker Foundation.

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Includes any collections funded by the Tocker Foundation, which supports small public libraries in Texas that serve populations of 12,000 and under. The purpose of the Tocker Foundation is to distribute funds principally for the support, encouragement, and assistance to small rural libraries in Texas.

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  • July 23, 1908

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  • Feb. 2, 2013, 8:36 a.m.

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Houx, N. P. The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 9, No. [30], Ed. 1 Thursday, July 23, 1908, newspaper, July 23, 1908; Mexia, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth290175/: accessed April 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Gibbs Memorial Library.