The Camp Hulen Searchlight (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, July 25, 1941

One of 38 issues in the title: Camp Hulen Searchlight available on this site.

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Weekly newspaper from Camp Hulen in Palacios, Texas that includes news of interest to camp residents along with advertising.

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

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Witt, William H. July 25, 1941.

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On June 15, 1910, 20 women organized and opened the Palacios Library. By the end of the year, it contained 104 members, 325 books, and $150 in the treasury. A narrowly framed building which was once the town box ball alley originally housed the Library. A Tocker Foundation grant aided in digitization efforts.

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  • Main Title: The Camp Hulen Searchlight (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, July 25, 1941
  • Serial Title: Camp Hulen Searchlight

Description

Weekly newspaper from Camp Hulen in Palacios, Texas that includes news of interest to camp residents along with advertising.

Physical Description

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

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Folio reads, "Official Camp Newspaper for the Anti-Aircraft Training Center."

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  • Volume: 2
  • Issue: 26
  • Edition: 1

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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.

Palacios Beacon

Published near the Texas coast since 1907, this paper served Palacios, or "The City by the Sea." The publishing office is the oldest continuously-run business in the community. The paper was digitized through the Tocker Foundation.

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  • July 25, 1941

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  • April 11, 2016, 10:58 a.m.

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Witt, William H. The Camp Hulen Searchlight (Palacios, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, July 25, 1941, newspaper, July 25, 1941; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth719756/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palacios Library.