The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 68, No. 34, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 22, 1946

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

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ten pages : ill. ; page 24 x 20 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Sewell, W. L. August 22, 1946.

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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. 68, No. 34, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 22, 1946
  • Serial Title: The Mexia Weekly Herald

Description

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

Physical Description

ten pages : ill. ; page 24 x 20 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead reads, "A Farm Newspaper Published In The Interest Of Agriculture For The Rich Bi-Stone Empire."

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Published every Friday.

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Publication Information

  • Volume: 68
  • Issue: 34
  • Edition: 1

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Texas Digital Newspaper Program

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.

Mexia Newspaper Collection

These various newspapers served the Central Texas town of Mexia from 1923 to the present day. Digitization funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

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Collections funded by the Tocker Foundation, which distributes funds principally for the support, encouragement, and assistance to small rural libraries in Texas.

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  • August 22, 1946

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  • Feb. 15, 2013, 4:42 p.m.

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Sewell, W. L. The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 68, No. 34, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 22, 1946, newspaper, August 22, 1946; Mexia, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth292713/: accessed August 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Gibbs Memorial Library.