The Community Bulletin (Abilene, Texas), No. 6, Saturday, September 23, 1967

One of 43 issues in the title: The Community Bulletin available on this site.

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Weekly newspaper reports on church and community events, civil rights, political races, educational changes, and the job market. Regular feature highlights famous African Americans in history. Includes editorial.

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5 p. ; 28 cm.

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Caver, Howard & Caver, Clara September 23, 1967.

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  • Main Title: The Community Bulletin (Abilene, Texas), No. 6, Saturday, September 23, 1967
  • Serial Title: The Community Bulletin
  • Added Title: The Community Bulletin: Another Voice is Heard

Description

Weekly newspaper reports on church and community events, civil rights, political races, educational changes, and the job market. Regular feature highlights famous African Americans in history. Includes editorial.

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5 p. ; 28 cm.

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Price 10 cents

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The Community Bulletin

The Community Bulletin is a weekly newspaper, 1967-1968, that reported on church and community events, civil rights, political races, educational changes, and the job market. A regular feature highlights famous African Americans in history and includes excerpts of African American poetry. The bulletin is a unique document of the time that describes crushing economic contrasts, the inequity of segregation and desegregation. Howard and Clara Caver started the *Community Bulletin: Another Voice is heard* in 1967 as a service to the community of black churches in Abilene, Texas.

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Abilene Library Consortium

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  • September 23, 1967

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Caver, Howard & Caver, Clara. The Community Bulletin (Abilene, Texas), No. 6, Saturday, September 23, 1967, newspaper, September 23, 1967; Abilene, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth41742/: accessed July 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Public Library.