The Rockdale Reporter and Messenger (Rockdale, Tex.), Vol. 93, No. 19, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 13, 1965

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

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fifteen pages : ill. ; page 22 x 18 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Cooke, J. W. May 13, 1965.

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Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library

In 1954, Rockdale's first library opened as a joint effort of its citizens and the Texas State Library. In 1961, Dr. George Hill Patterson made a donation in honor of his mother, Rockdale native Lucy. The Library works closely with the Milam County Genealogical Society and received a Tocker Foundation grant.

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  • Main Title: The Rockdale Reporter and Messenger (Rockdale, Tex.), Vol. 93, No. 19, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 13, 1965
  • Serial Title: The Rockdale Reporter and Messenger
  • Added Title: Rockdale (Tex.) Reporter

Description

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

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fifteen pages : ill. ; page 22 x 18 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Includes two sections. Pages 12 and 13 printed across one page.

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  • Volume: 93
  • Issue: 19
  • Edition: 1

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The Rockdale Reporter

Founded in 1873, Rockdale, Milam County developed with the advent of the International-Great Northern Railroad. The paper served the county from 1899 to the mid-1900s. Funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

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  • May 13, 1965

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  • Aug. 21, 2017, 3:04 p.m.

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Cooke, J. W. The Rockdale Reporter and Messenger (Rockdale, Tex.), Vol. 93, No. 19, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 13, 1965, newspaper, May 13, 1965; Rockdale, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth864216/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library.