The Texas Mesquiter (Mesquite, Tex.), Vol. 60, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, December 5, 1941

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

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 22 x 15 in. Scanned from physical pages.

Creation Information

Cook, Mrs. A. J. December 5, 1941.

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  • A. J. Cook
    Place of Publication: Mesquite, Texas

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  • Main Title: The Texas Mesquiter (Mesquite, Tex.), Vol. 60, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, December 5, 1941
  • Serial Title: The Texas Mesquiter

Description

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

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 22 x 15 in.
Scanned from physical pages.

Notes

Masthead and folio read, "Dallas County's oldest newspaper."

Published every Friday.

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Publication Information

  • Volume: 60
  • Issue: 26
  • Edition: 1

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The Texas Mesquiter

The Texas Mesquiter was founded in April 1882, serving Mesquite, Dallas County. It was the precursor to the currently running Mesquite News, the oldest operating newspaper in the county and the second oldest in Texas.

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  • December 5, 1941

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  • June 18, 2017, 5:53 p.m.

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Cook, Mrs. A. J. The Texas Mesquiter (Mesquite, Tex.), Vol. 60, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, December 5, 1941, newspaper, December 5, 1941; Mesquite, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth855297/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mesquite Public Library.