Palo Pinto County Star (Mineral Wells, Tex.), Vol. 102, No. 57, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 12, 1979

One of 28 issues in the title: Palo Pinto County Star available on this site.

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A weekly newspaper from Mineral Wells, Texas that included local, state, and national news along with advertising.

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six pages : ill. ; page 23 x 15 in. Scanned from physical pages.

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Creator: Unknown. July 12, 1979.

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Boyce Ditto Public Library

The Boyce Ditto Public Library materials include local history from the A. F. Weaver Collection featuring resort souvenir guides and photos of Mineral Wells from its founding to the present. There is extensive coverage of the Hexagon House, the Baker Hotel, Camp/Fort Wolters and the many mineral wells that made the city a major resort in the first half of the 20th Century.

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  • Main Title: Palo Pinto County Star (Mineral Wells, Tex.), Vol. 102, No. 57, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 12, 1979
  • Serial Title: Palo Pinto County Star

Description

A weekly newspaper from Mineral Wells, Texas that included local, state, and national news along with advertising.

Physical Description

six pages : ill. ; page 23 x 15 in.
Scanned from physical pages.

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Masthead reads, "Palo Pinto County's Oldest Newspaper First Established in 1876."

Published every Thursday.

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  • Volume: 102
  • Issue: 57
  • 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.

Palo Pinto County Newspapers

Presented by the Boyce Ditto Public Library, the Palo Pinto County Newspaper Collection represents the communities of Palo Pinto, Fort Wolters, and Mineral Wells.

Ladd & Katherine Hancher Library Foundation

The Ladd and Katherine Hancher Library Foundation Grants Collection includes any newspaper collection whose digitization has been funded by the Hancher Library Foundation, which supports public libraries in Texas that serve populations of 50,000 and under.

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  • July 12, 1979

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  • June 13, 2014, 6:17 a.m.

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Palo Pinto County Star (Mineral Wells, Tex.), Vol. 102, No. 57, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 12, 1979, newspaper, July 12, 1979; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth417311/: accessed September 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.