The Bay City News (Bay City, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 40, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 22, 1956

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

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eight pages : ill. ; page 23 x 17 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Stewart, Bob March 22, 1956.

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  • Main Title: The Bay City News (Bay City, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 40, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 22, 1956
  • Serial Title: The Bay City News

Description

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

Physical Description

eight pages : ill. ; page 23 x 17 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Published each Thursday.

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  • Volume: 10
  • Issue: 40
  • Edition: 1

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Includes any collections funded by the Tocker Foundation, which supports small public libraries in Texas that serve populations of 12,000 and under. The purpose of the Tocker Foundation is to distribute funds principally for the support, encouragement, and assistance to small rural libraries in Texas.

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 also referred to as "The City by The Sea." The Palacios Beacon has been digitized through the generous support of the Tocker Foundation.

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  • March 22, 1956

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Stewart, Bob. The Bay City News (Bay City, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 40, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 22, 1956, newspaper, March 22, 1956; Bay City, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth428445/: accessed March 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palacios Library.