The Stephenville Empire. (Stephenville, Tex.), Vol. 9, No. 16, Ed. 1 Saturday, December 9, 1882

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 35 x 24 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Scott, Eugene B. December 9, 1882.

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The Stephenville Public Library was started in 1903 by the Twentieth Century Club, a local women’s organization. Club volunteers ran the library from their homes and various locations in the city. In 1924, the library moved to a dedicated building at the corner of Green and Erath Streets, and in 1969, it moved to the former Post Office building.

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  • Main Title: The Stephenville Empire. (Stephenville, Tex.), Vol. 9, No. 16, Ed. 1 Saturday, December 9, 1882
  • Serial Title: The Stephenville Empire
  • Added Title: The Empire

Description

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 35 x 24 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Published every Saturday.

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  • Volume: 9
  • Issue: 16
  • Edition: 1

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Stephenville Empire-Tribune

The Stephenville Empire-Tribune Collection represents three titles: the Stephenville Empire and the Stephenville Tribune, which were competing publications, and a third title, the Stephenville Empire-Tribune, created upon merger of the two in 1929. Editorials in these newspapers offer information of special interest, as they provide an important means for gauging local opinions on historical events.

City of Stephenville Newspaper Collection

The City of Stephenville Newspaper Collection hosts the newspaper history of Stephenville, including the Stephenville Empire, the Stephenville Tribune, the Stephenville Empire-Tribune, and the weekly student newspaper from Tarleton State University, the J-TAC.

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  • December 9, 1882

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  • June 23, 2017, 6:59 a.m.

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Scott, Eugene B. The Stephenville Empire. (Stephenville, Tex.), Vol. 9, No. 16, Ed. 1 Saturday, December 9, 1882, newspaper, December 9, 1882; Stephenville, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth857240/: accessed October 25, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Stephenville Public Library.