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Title:
The yellow jacket. : ([Brownwood, Tex.]) 1923-current
Alternative Titles:
  • Dirt dobber
  • Jelly bean
Place of publication:
[Brownwood, Tex.]
Geographic coverage:
  • Brownwood, Brown, Texas  |  View more titles from this: City County, State
Publisher:
Howard Payne University
Dates of publication:
1923-current
Description:
  • Began with Sept. 10, 1923.
Frequency:
Weekly
Language:
  • English
Subjects:
  • Brownwood (Tex.)--Newspapers.
  • Student publications--Texas--20th century.
  • Student publications--Texas--Brownwood.
  • Student publications.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01135976
  • Texas--Brownwood.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01216304
  • Texas.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01210336
Notes:
  • Description based on: Sept. 10, 1923.
  • Issues weekly during Fall and Spring semesters with date gaps for holidays and summers. Some date and issue numbers are duplicated, but for the most part the numbering and dates are consistent.
  • Latest issue consulted: May 1, 2008.
  • Many years include an April Fool Day issue. Some were given other titles, such as "The Dirt Dobber and "The Jelly Bean". Issues from the 1980's have a supplemental section of student writings and art entitled "The Sting". Some have special sections devoted to Homecoming, notably "Glimpses" fron 1994, "HPU Station" from 1995/96 and "Homecoming 2003."
  • Notable sponsors and editors were Miss Tessica Martin and Dr. Don Newbury, during his student years. Another early student contributor was the famed writer Robert E. Howard.
  • Size range and quality of paper used varies greatly.
  • Student editors and staff with a faculty sponsor.
LCCN:
2009271547
OCLC:
423047028
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