Clay Co. Newspapers





Memories of Clay County
by J.E. Wagner 1953
(contributed by Kevin Walker)

The Flea 1869

1897 Henrietta Independent from June 4th

Horse Theft 1885

1898 Henrietta Independent

1897 Henrietta Independent from June 4th

The Murder of D.C. Early, Bellevue Marshal 1946

Harry Bridgewater Disappears 1912

Bellevue Tornado of 1906

Clay County Chieftain   
April 1892  

Gainesville Register 1881

Ft. Buffalo Springs 


Clay County 50 Years Ago  
Extracts from the newspaper 50 years ago (updated weekly)  
Page 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7

Clay County Texas Tidbits  
Newspaper bits from the past. Thanks to NTGA 

Clay County Leader
Present Day Weekly Newspaper

Advertisement from Herald
Grogan's Dry Good's Store

Misc. Clay County Deaths in 1908

Wichita Daily Times May 1907

Wichita Daily Times Jan. 1908

Unusual Newspaper Stories 1907

Unusual Newspaper Stories 1908

Unusual Newspaper Stories 1909

Unusual Newspaper Stories 1911



From the Wichita Daily Times with many Clay names
Click here to see list of volunteers who transcribed Wichita Daily Times




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