The Hemphill County News (Canadian, Tex), Vol. 2, No. 23, Ed. 1, Friday, February 16, 1940

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

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four pages: b&w; illus; page 11 x 17 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Miller, Othello Ontje February 16, 1940.

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Hemphill County Library

Although the first steps to creating a library in Canadian began in 1903, the Hemphill County Library wasn't established until 1923. The original building was declared a Texas Historical Landmark in 1966, and renovations since have upgraded the facility to serve the educational and technological needs of the community.

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  • Main Title: The Hemphill County News (Canadian, Tex), Vol. 2, No. 23, Ed. 1, Friday, February 16, 1940
  • Serial Title: The Hemphill County news

Description

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

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four pages: b&w; illus; page 11 x 17 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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"The Only Paper With Complete Coverage in Both City and Country"

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Hemphill County News

The Hemphill County News began publication in 1939, and was published until 1968 by editor Othello Ontje Miller and his wife Elna, who were the sole owners of the newspaper. He was the publisher and editor and she was in charge of the reporting and advertising.

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  • February 16, 1940

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Miller, Othello Ontje. The Hemphill County News (Canadian, Tex), Vol. 2, No. 23, Ed. 1, Friday, February 16, 1940, newspaper, February 16, 1940; Canadian, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth47130/: accessed May 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hemphill County Library.