Baylor University Poage Library

I. Newspapers


Chronological Listing



Box

Newspaper

Headline

Section

Date

1

Texas Farm and Ranch

Two great bulls - father and son

20 pages

Sept. 19, 1896

1

Cripple Creek Mail

The Legislature

(16 pages)

Feb. 13, 1897

1

New York Tribune

Root meets the cabinet

14 pages

July 26, 1899

1

Weekly Tribune(Cripple Creek, CO)

Will Die in Chair: electric current for Dolly Reynold's murderer (p. 2)

(4 pages)

May 13, 1899

1

New York Times

Elevated strike may come later

14 pages

Aug. 8, 1902

1

New York Times

Saturday Review of Books and Art

16 pages

Aug. 9, 1902

1

Denver Republican

President says war should end

12 pages

June 3, 1905

1

Denver Republican

Morgan pays vist to the President

12 pages

Aug. 8, 1905

1

Denver Republican

Depositors in a rush for savings

12 pages

Aug 9, 1905

1

Denver Republican

Assignment bake by western bank

12 pages

Aug. 10, 1905

1

Colorado Springs Gazette

Sulzer fails to appear at trial

12 pages

Sept. 19, 1913

1

Colorado Springs Gazette

Sulzer loses on point in impeachment

12 pages

Sept. 20, 1913

4

Memphis Democrat

Masonic convention here today and tomorrow

8 pages, 3 copies

July 17, 1924

4

Memphis Democrat

Two-day Masonic reunion here is well attended

8 pages, 3 copies

July 24, 1924

4

Memphis Democrat

Freight plan carries three tons

8 pages

Oct. 23, 1924

2

Dallas Morning News

Roosevelt forces win three battles but agree to retain two-thirds rule

A

June 29, 1932

4

Memphis Democrat

Hundreds of old settlers and other visitors to be here tomorrow

1, 2

Aug. 8, 1935

4

Memphis Democrat

Rural rhythm to lead old timers in square dance

2, 8 pages

Aug. 8, 1935

4

Memphis Democrat

Conduct final rites for Mrs. Mai Hightower

8 pages, 2 copies

June 5, 1936

4

Memphis Democrat

Society Section

4

July 18, 1940

2

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Japan declares war on U. S. Planes raid Guam, Honolulu Roosevelt calls cabinet

A

Dec. 8, 1941

2

San Diego Tribune-Sun

President F. D. Roosevelt Dies

Extra: A, B

April 12, 1945

2

San Diego Union

Truman sworn in as 32nd president / Simple funeral rites planned for Roosevelt

Sunrise Edition: A, B

April 13, 1945

2

Los Angeles Times

President Roosevelt Dies

Part I, II

April 13, 1945

2

Los Angeles Examiner

President Dies

Part I, II

April 13, 1945

2

Los Angeles Examiner

Mussolini Executed

Part I, II

April 30, 1945

2

Los Angeles Examiner

Hitler Dead, Nazis Say

Part I

May 2, 1945

2

Los Angeles Times

Nazis Say Hitler is dead

Extra, Pictorial, Part I

May 2, 1945

5

Wood County Democrat

Centennial Edition, 1850-1950

Section one of 15 sections

July 27, 1950

5

Vernon Daily Record

Mrs. Simpson given 10 years in prison

8 pages

Jan. 11, 1952

5

Vernon Daily Record

$85 Billion budget for 1952 presented; Funeral services held at Waco Monday for Pat Neff

6 pages

Jan. 21, 1952

5

Vernon Daily Record

District judgeship history reaches back 7 decades

p. 3

Feb. 22, 1953

5

Vernon Daily Record

Heaviest downpour in years soaks Vernon, county points

16 pages, 3 copies

April 21, 1957

4

Amarillo Globe-Times

Probers hear evidence of gambling operations here

4 sections

March 23, 1960

4

Amarillo Globe-Times

Story of payoff unfolds

4 sections

March 24, 1960

4

Amarillo Daily News

Payoff details told

4 sections

March 24, 1960

4

Amarillo Globe-Times

Sex parties told

2 sections

March 25, 1960

4

Amarillo Daily News

Death threat charged

4 sections

March 25, 1960

4

Amarillo Daily News

Crime quiz adjourns

2 sections

March 26, 1960

4

Amarillo Sunday News-Globe

Stevens quits as judge

3 sections

March 27, 1960

4

Amarillo Globe-Times

3 deputies suspended

4 sections

March 28, 1960

3

Washington Evening Star

1961 Inaugural Edition

A, B, C, AA

Jan. 20, 1961

6

Wichita Falls Times

Last tribute paid Rep. Rayburn

2 sections

Nov. 19, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Broad belt of U.S. hit by snow, freezing rain

A

Dec., 10, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

U.S. steps up delivery of South Viet Nam aid

8 pages. page 1 torn

Nov. 17, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

U.S. successful in ten of 12 shots into space

A, B

Nov. 19, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Young Rockefeller still missing in Pacific wilds

12 pages

Nov. 20, 1961

6

Wichita Falls Times

Vessel Penetration Antarctica Ice; Two file for Rayburn seat

2 sections

Nov. 21, 1961

6

Wichita Falls Record News

West Berliners storm wall; Response enthusiastic for Rayburn fund

A, B

Nov. 21, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Tornadoes rip parts of state leaving one dead, 9 injured

6 pages

Nov. 22, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Nikita hits 'militarists' leading West Germany

8 pages

Nov. 24, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Talks to break Berlin crisis may come soon

A, B

Nov. 26, 1961

6

Wichita Falls Times

U.S. doubts Vietnamese angry; Rayburn fund drive gains

3 sections

Nov. 26, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Soviets want ban on nuclear tests

10 pages

Nov. 27, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Top Western delegates to leave nuclear talks

A

Nov. 30, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

U. S. leadership seems questioned among allies

8 pages

Dec., 12, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Trujillo accused in assassinations

A, B

Dec. 3, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

U. S. asks free nations to aid South Viet Nam

10 pages

Dec. 8, 1961

6

Dec. 10, 1961

American Beauty Ball

Society Section

Dec. 10, 1961

2

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Connally quits Navy post, enters governor's race

A

Dec. 12, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

U.S. stand given on Katanga issue

A, B

Dec. 13, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

School bus, passenger train collide; at least 20 perish

A, B

Dec. 14, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Décor of Christmas

Society Section

Dec. 17, 1961

6

Dec. 17, 1961

King asks president for 'Emancipation Proclamation'

B, C, Society

Dec. 17, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Mining union is tagged communist infiltrated; U.S. President '61 newsmaker, p.3

A. Paper folded open to p. 3, one article cut from p. 1

Dec. 28, 1961

5

Vernon Daily Record

Adenauer expects talks over Berlin

8 pages

Dec. 29, 1961

6

Wichita Falls Times

Lost scouts found in Rockies

A, Society Section

Dec. 31, 1961

4

Memphis Democrat

Approximately 100 persons tour five farm demonstrations today

2 sections

Sept. 27, 1962

5

Vernon Daily Record

Kennedy signs drug bill

12 pages

Oct. 10, 1962

5

Vernon Daily Record

$600,000 bond vote called

A, B; 2 copies

Oct. 14, 1962

5

Vernon Daily Record

U.D. spacecraft heading for moon

16 pages

Oct. 18, 1962

2

Fort Worth Star Telegram

GOP Elephant got more than peanuts here

4

No. 11, 1962

5

Vernon Daily Record

Taylor hands in resignation as Adjutant General of Texas

8 pages

Dec. 22, 1962

6

Wichita Falls Times

Johnson says U.S. policy is to rid Cuba of communism

A, B

Feb. 24, 1963

5

Vernon Daily Record

$1.4 million school vote is set Dec. 14

8 pages

Nov. 20, 1963

5

Vernon Daily Record

Nation's space program defended by President (Kennedy)

2 sections

Nov. 21, 1963

3

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Welcome, Mr. President

1, 2, 3

Nov. 22, 1963

3

Vernon Daily Record

President Kennedy Slain

12 pages

Nov. 22, 1963

3

Wichita Falls Record News

World mourns Kennedy death; Johnson takes oath of office

A, B

Nov. 23, 1963

3

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Kennedy Murdered

1, 2, 3

Nov. 23, 1963

3

Fort Worth Star Telegram

L.B.J. to address congress

1, 2, 3, 4, + Parade

Nov. 24, 1963

3

Dallas Morning News

LBJ takes over government reins

5 sections

Nov. 24, 1963

3

Vernon Daily Record

Tribute of grief paid to Kennedy

A, B

Nov. 24, 1963

3

Wichita Falls Times

Johnson designates Monday as National day of mourning

5 sections

Nov. 24, 1963

3

Amarillo Sunday News-Globe

Burial to be in Arlington

4 sections

Nov. 24, 1963

3

Wichita Falls Record News

Oswald dies of bullet wound

20 pages

Nov. 25, 1963

3

Wichita Falls Record News

Slain President laid to rest

A, B

Nov. 26, 1963

6

Wichita Falls Record News

State Senator 'Cotton' Moffett to retire

4 pages

Jan. 15, 1964

2

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Profile of a President

Special section on LBJ

Feb. 9, 1964

6

Wichita Falls Times

Connally, Yarborough score wins as opponents concede

4 pages

May 3, 1964

5

Vernon Daily Record

President schedules report to nation

A

Oct. 18, 1964

5

Vernon Daily Record

History reflected in scenes from past

B

Oct. 18, 1964

5

Vernon Daily Record

75th anniversary edition; History of Vernon and Wilbarger County

5 parts

Oct. 18, 1964

7

Austin American-Statesman

Perdernales to Potomac (re LBJ

Jan. 20, 1965

7

Washington Evening Star

1965 Inaugural Edition (LBJ)

AA, A, B, C

Jan. 20, 1965

2

Fort Worth Star Telegram

World Mourns Churchill

A, B, C

Jan. 25, 1965

3

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Warren Report critics utilize facts, Half-Truths as needed

H, Special Warren Report Section

June 25, 1967

7

San Antonio Express News

HemisFair edition

multiple sections but not section A

April 7, 1968

6

Wichita Falls Record News

Six civilian deaths in Laos disclosed

A, B

March 10, 1970

4

Quanah Tribune Chief

Hightower is Governor

Special Governor Hightower Edition (16 copies)

April 1, 1971

7

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Nation grieves at Truman's Death

A

Dec. 27, 1972

6

Wichita Falls Record News

Lyndon B. Johnson Dead at 64

2 sections

Jan. 23, 1973

6

Wichita Falls Record News

President from Texas - Lyndon Baines Johnson - In Memoriam

Special section

Aug. 27, 1973

5

Vernon Daily Record

90th anniversary celebration due

A, Special section "We're 90 years young" 3 copies

July 12, 1974

2

Dallas Morning News

President Richard Nixon Resigns; Gerald R. Ford Assuming Office

A

Aug. 9, 1974

2

Wichita Falls Record News

Nixon Resigns

A, B

Aug. 9, 1974

2

Washington Post

Nixon Resigns

A

Aug. 9, 1974

2

Washington Post

The Nixon Years

Special Section

Aug. 9, 1974

2

Austin American Statesman

Nixon Resigns

[A]

Aug. 9, 1974

5

Vernon Daily Record

Sen Bentsen launches drive for presidency

10 pages

Feb. 17, 1975

7

Washington Post

Carter moves close to victory; Ford clings to hope in midwest

A

Nov. 3, 1976

7

Washington Post

Carter calls for unity, compliments Ford

A

Nov. 4, 1976

7

Washington Post

A Frigid capital awaits the inauguration of Carter

12 sections

Jan. 20, 1977

7

Washington Post

Carter is sworn in as Presidentr, asks 'Fresh faith in old dream'

A, B, C, D

Jan. 21, 1977

7

Washington Post

'Happy Warrior' Hubert Humphrey is dead

A

Jan. 14, 1978

7

Washington Post

'He would have us remember him with joy and not in mourning' (re Hubert Humphrey)

A, B

Jan. 15, 1978

7

Washington Post

City he loved bids farewell to Humphrey

A

Jan. 16, 1978

7

Washington Post

Amateur historians retrace steps of Lincoln's assassin

Metro C

April 24, 1978

4

Tulia Herald

Col. Mackenzie saw slaughter of horses crowning blow to dominance of Indians

4 sections

July 13, 1978

5

Vernon Daily Record

Veteran editor R. H. Nichols dies

A, B

Dec. 18, 1978

5

Vernon Daily Record

Local girl Washington Princess

A, B. 6 copies of Section B w/ photo of Alison Hightower

March 4, 1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

Deadly twister rips into Vernon

20 pages

April 11, 1979

6

Dallas Morning News

Tornadoes lash N. Texas; 13 die

2 pages

April 11, 1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

Vernon declared 'Disaster Area'

A

April 12, 1979

6

Dallas Morning News

Recovery begins as residents dig in tornado-ravaged area; toll hits 60

A

April 12, 1979

6

Wichita Falls Record News

Giant tornado lays waste to city

A, B

April 12, 1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

Attention turns to storm cleanup

(Hightower) Speaks at prayer breakfast (photo)

16 pages

April 13, 1979

6

Dallas Morning News

Wichita Falls: life persists among ruins

A

April 13, 1979

6

Wichita Falls Record News

20,000 homeless as city picks up pieces

A

April 13, 1979

6

Wichita Falls Times

City digs out of twister's ruins

A, B

April 13, 1979

6

Dallas Morning News

Wichita Falls buries dead

A, 2 pages

April 14, 1979

6

Wichita Falls Record News

First victims of tornado are buried here Friday

A, B

April 14, 1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

Count revised on home losses

A

April 15, 1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

Deadly twister rips into Vernon

C. Souvenir Section

April 15, 1979

6

Dallas Morning News

Victims set aside grief to celebrate life

A, 2 pages

April 15, 1979

6

Wichita Falls Times

'Oh God, let it be over™please let it be over'

various pages

April 15, 1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

169 families seek disaster relief here

12 pages

April 16, 1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

Mobile home site survey is conducted

8 pages

April 17,1979

5

Vernon Daily Record

Storm relief resolutions are rushed to authorities

12 pages

April 18, 1979

6

Wichita Falls Record News

Council OKs emergency measures

A, B

April 18, 1979

7

Pakistan Times

Effective efforts to meet threat (+ photo)

8 pages

Feb. 7, 1980

5

Vernon Daily Record

1980 Newcomers' guide

B, Special Section

July 31, 1980

5

Vernon Daily Record

Hightower-Slover debate: was there a winner?

A

Oct. 19, 1980

5

Vernon Daily Record

Hightower rally set Saturday

12 pages

Oct. 24, 1980

7

Washington Post

Inauguration '81: The Reagan Presidency

2 sections

Jan. 20, 1981

7

Washington Star

Inauguration Special: Reagan takes oath

6 sections

Jan. 20, 1981

7

Washington Star

President Reagan Shot

4 sections

March 30, 1981

2

Washington Star

128 years of service ending: Final Edition

5 sections

Aug. 7, 1981

5

Vernon Daily Record

Activities in final week: 100th birthday near (Wilbarger County)

11 sections, 136 pages

Oct. 4, 1981

6

Wichita Falls Times

Centennial, 1882-1982; Wichita Falls town site opened in 1882

AA, BB, CC, DD

Aug. 29, 1982

5

Vernon Daily Record

W. S. Heatly dead at 71

A

Feb. 26, 1984

7

Kansas City Star

Truman: centennial anniversary

C, D, E, F

May 6, 1984

4

Quanah Tribune-Chief

Centennial Edition

4 sections

Sept. 20, 1984

5

Vernon Daily Record

Budget already under fire

A

Jan 14, 1985

5

Vernon Daily Record

Storm damage in Hardeman, Foard counties

A

May 20, 1985

5

Vernon Daily Record

Japanese jumbo jet crashes

A

Aug. 12, 1985

5

Vernon Daily Record

Salute to Service: Jack Hightower, retiring Texas Supreme Court Justice™

B, 19 copies

Jan. 25, 1996

5

Vernon Daily Record

Hightowers honored w/ photo

A, B, C

Jan. 28, 1996


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