The West News (West, Tex.), Vol. 79, No. 43, Ed. 1 Friday, February 13, 1970

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

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eight pages : ill. ; page 21 x 15 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Henderson, Doris February 13, 1970.

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The West Public Library opened its current location in 1989 after the local community raised half of the costs through various fundraisers matching the other half of the costs provided by the City of West. The West Public Library presents the West Newspaper Collection. On June 11, 1892 West was officially organized into a town. It had become the center of commerce for the area.

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  • Main Title: The West News (West, Tex.), Vol. 79, No. 43, Ed. 1 Friday, February 13, 1970
  • Serial Title: The West News

Description

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

Physical Description

eight pages : ill. ; page 21 x 15 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Published every Friday.

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Publication Information

  • Volume: 79
  • Issue: 43
  • Edition: 1

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The Texas Digital Newspaper Program (TDNP) partners with communities, publishers, and institutions to promote standards-based digitization of Texas newspapers and to make them freely accessible.

The West News

Founded in 1909, this newspaper has served the thriving farming and railroad community of West, a town that still holds to the Czech heritage of the original settlers in the area. Digitization funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

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

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  • February 13, 1970

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  • April 4, 2016, 1:17 p.m.

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Henderson, Doris. The West News (West, Tex.), Vol. 79, No. 43, Ed. 1 Friday, February 13, 1970, newspaper, February 13, 1970; West, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth716682/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting West Public Library.