The Mercedes News (Mercedes, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 45, Ed. 1 Friday, April 27, 1928

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Semi-weekly newspaper from Mercedes, Texas that includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

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twelve pages : ill. ; page 22 x 15 in. Scanned from physical pages.

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Creator: Unknown. April 27, 1928.

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Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Library

The first library in the South Texas city of Mercedes was informally established in 1911, with a free public library opening in 1940 as a result of work from local civic groups. In 2010, the library was named for Dr. Hector P. Garcia, a prominent resident who is best known for founding the American GI Forum in 1948.

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  • Main Title: The Mercedes News (Mercedes, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 45, Ed. 1 Friday, April 27, 1928
  • Serial Title: The Mercedes News

Description

Semi-weekly newspaper from Mercedes, Texas that includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

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twelve pages : ill. ; page 22 x 15 in.
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  • Volume: 5
  • Issue: 45
  • Edition: 1

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Texas Digital Newspaper Program

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Ladd & Katherine Hancher Library Foundation

The Ladd and Katherine Hancher Library Foundation supports public libraries in Texas that serve populations of 50,000 and under.

Mercedes Area Newspapers

Newspapers serving Mercedes and Hidalgo County. The first paper, The Enterprise, was published by Isadore Moritz from 1908 to 1914. A series of English- and Spanish-language papers have since been published.

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  • April 27, 1928

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  • Sept. 16, 2015, 1:38 p.m.

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The Mercedes News (Mercedes, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 45, Ed. 1 Friday, April 27, 1928, newspaper, April 27, 1928; Mercedes, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth637762/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Library.