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

On June 15, 1910, 20 women organized and opened the Palacios Library. By the end of the year, it contained 104 members, 325 books, and $150 in the treasury. A narrowly framed building which was once the town box ball alley originally housed the Library. A Tocker Foundation grant aided in digitization efforts.

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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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Palacios Beacon

Published near the Texas coast since 1907, this paper served Palacios, or "The City by the Sea." The publishing office is the oldest continuously-run business in the community. The paper was digitized through the Tocker Foundation.

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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 July 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palacios Library.