The Texas Mesquiter. (Mesquite, Tex.), Vol. 39, No. 5, Ed. 1 Friday, August 20, 1920

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

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six pages : ill. ; page 22 x 16 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Davis, John E. August 20, 1920.

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  • Main Title: The Texas Mesquiter. (Mesquite, Tex.), Vol. 39, No. 5, Ed. 1 Friday, August 20, 1920
  • Serial Title: The Texas Mesquiter

Description

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

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six pages : ill. ; page 22 x 16 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Includes two sections.

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  • Volume: 39
  • Issue: 5
  • Edition: 1

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The Texas Mesquiter

The Texas Mesquiter was founded in April 1882, serving Mesquite, Dallas County. It was the precursor to the currently running Mesquite News, the oldest operating newspaper in the county and the second oldest in Texas.

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  • August 20, 1920

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Davis, John E. The Texas Mesquiter. (Mesquite, Tex.), Vol. 39, No. 5, Ed. 1 Friday, August 20, 1920, newspaper, August 20, 1920; Mesquite, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth400666/: accessed November 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mesquite Public Library.