Palacios Beacon (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 49, No. 44, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 1, 1956

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

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

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Creator: Unknown. November 1, 1956.

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Palacios Library

Twenty women organized the Palacios Library on June 15, 1910. At the end of the year the library had 104 members, 325 books, and $150 in the treasury. The library was originally housed in a narrow framed building, which was once the town box ball alley.

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  • Main Title: Palacios Beacon (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 49, No. 44, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 1, 1956
  • Serial Title: Palacios Beacon

Description

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

Physical Description

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

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Published every Thursday.

Masthead and folio read, "The City By The Sea."

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  • Volume: 49
  • Issue: 44
  • Edition: 1

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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.

Palacios Beacon

Published near the coast of Texas, the Palacios Beacon began publication in 1907. The publishing office is the oldest continuously-run business in the community of Palacios, which is known as "The City by The Sea."

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  • November 1, 1956

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Palacios Beacon (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 49, No. 44, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 1, 1956, newspaper, November 1, 1956; Palacios, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth428236/: accessed August 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palacios Library.