[Mayor Dot Scrapbook: Volume 4]

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Scrapbook containing materials documenting the career of Dorothy McBride from 1972 to 1973. This volume includes newspaper clippings concerning gas, road work, and an increase in utility rates; information cards, correspondence from W. E. Lockhart, and various resolutions from the Alpine City Council and various photographs are included as well.

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[60] p. : some col., ill. ; 38 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. {1972..1973}.

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Scrapbook containing materials documenting the career of Dorothy McBride from 1972 to 1973. This volume includes newspaper clippings concerning gas, road work, and an increase in utility rates; information cards, correspondence from W. E. Lockhart, and various resolutions from the Alpine City Council and various photographs are included as well.

Physical Description

[60] p. : some col., ill. ; 38 cm.

Notes

Accompanying information: "1972, 1973, Mayor Dot, 60 pages plus cover. Topic Highlights - Alpine Lake Project; Gray Addition approval; Southwestern Bell; Southwest Texas Municipal Gas; West Texas Utilities rate hikes; parking program & landfill issues; airport improvements & beacon purchase 1973; Herman's Collegians baseball team; water line to SR Range Animal Science building; Brewster County courthouse updates; Kokernot-Musquiz Water Field dedication 1973; Pony Express ride Aug. 1973; annex of Sunday House Motel 1973."

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

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  • {1972..1973}

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  • 1972 - 1973

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  • Sept. 6, 2016, 12:39 a.m.

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  • Sept. 27, 2016, 4:12 p.m.

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[Mayor Dot Scrapbook: Volume 4], book, {1972..1973}; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth787754/: accessed July 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend).