The Herald (Bay City, Tex.), Vol. 3, No. 47, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 20, 1942

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Weekly newspaper from Bay City, 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.

Creation Information

Wilkinson, Bob August 20, 1942.

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  • J. G. Long
    Place of Publication: Bay City, Texas

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  • Main Title: The Herald (Bay City, Tex.), Vol. 3, No. 47, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 20, 1942
  • Serial Title: The Herald

Description

Weekly newspaper from Bay City, 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 Thursday.

Masthead reads, "A weekly newspaper devoted to the interests of the Gulf Coast of Texas."

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Publication Information

  • Volume: 3
  • Issue: 47
  • Edition: 1

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  • August 20, 1942

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  • April 11, 2016, 10:58 a.m.

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Wilkinson, Bob. The Herald (Bay City, Tex.), Vol. 3, No. 47, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 20, 1942, newspaper, August 20, 1942; Bay City, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth720276/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palacios Library.