Henderson Daily News (2024)

One of 4,569 issues in Henderson Daily News (Henderson, Tex.) 1931-current

1940-05-02 1940-05-05

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Daily newspaper from Henderson, Texas that includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

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twelve pages : ill. ; page 21 x 16 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Creator: Unknown. May 3, 1940.


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    Place of Publication: Henderson, Texas


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  • Main Title: Henderson Daily News (Henderson, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 39, Ed. 1 Friday, May 3, 1940
  • Serial Title: Henderson Daily News


Daily newspaper from Henderson, Texas that includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

Physical Description

twelve pages : ill. ; page 21 x 16 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.


Published every afternoon Monday through Friday and on Sunday mornings.


Library of Congress Subject Headings

  • Henderson (Tex.) -- Newspapers.
  • Rusk County (Tex.) -- Newspapers.

University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure

  • Business, Economics and Finance - Advertising
  • Business, Economics and Finance - Communications - Newspapers
  • Business, Economics and Finance - Journalism
  • Places - United States - Texas - Rusk County - Henderson


  • English

Item Type

  • Newspaper


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  • Library of Congress Control Number: sn86089154
  • OCLC: 14265341
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth1559412

Publication Information

  • Volume: 10
  • Issue: 39
  • Edition: 1


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Rusk County Area Newspapers

The Henderson News has served as the Rusk County newspaper of record since 1931. Rusk County was formed out of Nacogdoches County in 1843.

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  • May 3, 1940

Covered Time Period

  • Into Modern Times, 1939-Present

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  • May 2, 2023, 6:55 a.m.

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Place Name

  • United States - Texas - Rusk County - Henderson

Publication Place

  • Henderson, Texas (News Publishing Company)

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Henderson Daily News (Henderson, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 39, Ed. 1 Friday, May 3, 1940,newspaper, May 3, 1940; Henderson, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1559412/:accessed June 10, 2024),University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rusk County Library.

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