The Ferris Wheel, [Volume 5, Number 50], Saturday, August 20, 1898

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Weekly newspaper contains local, national and world news, stories, poetry, jokes, church directory, and advertisements. Included in this issue is war news --[p.2], and a proclamation of the suspension of hostilities by President McKinley.--[p.3]

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4 pages on 2 sheets : b&w, illus

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Ezzell, Frank August 20, 1898.

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  • Frank Ezzell
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    Place of Publication: Ferris, Texas

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  • Main Title: The Ferris Wheel, [Volume 5, Number 50], Saturday, August 20, 1898
  • Serial Title: The Ferris Wheel

Description

Weekly newspaper contains local, national and world news, stories, poetry, jokes, church directory, and advertisements. Included in this issue is war news --[p.2], and a proclamation of the suspension of hostilities by President McKinley.--[p.3]

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4 pages on 2 sheets : b&w, illus

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Original pages not numbered. Issues not intact when received for digitization. Pagination may not be completely accurate. Only fragments of each page were available for scanning (original size 49 x 32 cm.). "Frank Ezzell, Proprietor"--[p.2] "Published every Saturday and entered at the post office at Ferris, Texas, as second class mail matter."--[p.4] "Successor to The Ferris Sentinel"--[p.4] "$1.00 A Year"--[p.4]

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Ferris Wheel

The Ferris Wheel documents the history of Ferris from 1896 to 1897. The weekly newspaper contains news, stories, illustrations, poetry, jokes, and advertisements. Funding provided by the Northeast Texas Library System.

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  • August 20, 1898

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  • April 17, 2009, 10:15 p.m.

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Ezzell, Frank. The Ferris Wheel, [Volume 5, Number 50], Saturday, August 20, 1898, newspaper, August 20, 1898; Ferris, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46705/: accessed August 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Ferris Public Library.