The Montague County Times (Bowie, Tex.), Vol. 44, No. 10, Ed. 1 Friday, August 17, 1951

One of 103 issues in the title: The Montague County Times available on this site.

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

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ten pages : ill. ; page 22 x 16 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. August 17, 1951.

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This newspaper is part of the collection entitled: Texas Digital Newspaper Program and two others and was provided by Bowie Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 29 times . More information about this issue can be viewed below.

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  • Poe B. Vandament
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    Place of Publication: Bowie, Texas
  • Tom Daniel
    Publisher Info: Owner and Publisher
    Place of Publication: Bowie, Texas

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  • Main Title: The Montague County Times (Bowie, Tex.), Vol. 44, No. 10, Ed. 1 Friday, August 17, 1951
  • Serial Title: The Montague County Times

Description

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

Physical Description

ten pages : ill. ; page 22 x 16 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Published every Friday.

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Publication Information

  • Volume: 44
  • Issue: 10
  • Edition: 1

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Texas Digital Newspaper Program

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Tocker Foundation Grant

Collections funded by the Tocker Foundation, which distributes funds principally for the support, encouragement, and assistance to small rural libraries in Texas.

Montague County Area Newspaper Collection

Starting in 1871, these titles include the Montague County News, The Bowie News, The Bowie Booster, The Nocona News, and The Bowie Blade. Digitization was funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

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  • August 17, 1951

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  • Oct. 30, 2015, 3:27 p.m.

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The Montague County Times (Bowie, Tex.), Vol. 44, No. 10, Ed. 1 Friday, August 17, 1951, newspaper, August 17, 1951; Bowie, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth645386/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bowie Public Library.