The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 50, No. 30, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 22, 1948

One of 1,578 issues in the title: The Mexia Weekly Herald available on this site.

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

Physical Description

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

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Creator: Unknown. July 22, 1948.

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  • Main Title: The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 50, No. 30, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 22, 1948
  • Serial Title: The Mexia Weekly Herald

Description

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

Physical Description

six pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 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."
Published every Friday.

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Publication Information

  • Volume: 50
  • Issue: 30
  • 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 via The Portal to Texas History.

Mexia Newspaper Collection

The town of Mexia, Texas was named for the Mexia family who received a land grant that included the site of the town in 1833. The town was formed in 1870 and settlement began when the Houston and Texas Central Railway was completed in 1871. The Mexia Newspaper Collection on The Portal to Texas History represents Mexia, Texas starting in 1902. It is presented by the Gibbs Memorial Library.

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Tocker Foundation Grants Collection includes any collections funded by the Tocker Foundation, which supports small public libraries in Texas that serve populations of 12,000 and under.

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  • July 22, 1948

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The Mexia Weekly Herald (Mexia, Tex.), Vol. 50, No. 30, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 22, 1948, newspaper, July 22, 1948; Mexia, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth299910/: accessed July 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Gibbs Memorial Library.