The Taft Tribune (Taft, Tex.), Vol. 37, No. 40, Ed. 1 Wednesday, December 2, 1959

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

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twelve pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Guthrie, Keith December 2, 1959.

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The town of Taft, formerly known as Mesquital, was established in the early 1900s on the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railroad in San Patricio County. Taft was named for Charles Taft, half-brother of President William Howard Taft. The Library received a 2015 Tocker Foundation grant.

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  • Main Title: The Taft Tribune (Taft, Tex.), Vol. 37, No. 40, Ed. 1 Wednesday, December 2, 1959
  • Serial Title: The Taft Tribune

Description

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

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twelve pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Published every Wednesday.

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  • Volume: 37
  • Issue: 40
  • Edition: 1

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San Patricio County Area Newspaper Collection

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  • December 2, 1959

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Guthrie, Keith. The Taft Tribune (Taft, Tex.), Vol. 37, No. 40, Ed. 1 Wednesday, December 2, 1959, newspaper, December 2, 1959; Taft, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth711230/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Taft Public Library.