Details for Staked Plains
Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5329000014
|219 W Main St.
|Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
|219 W. Main St., Midland
|14" x 24"
|First newspaper published in Midland County. Printed in 1885 in frame building once on this site. Copies were hand-set and hand printed at rate of 5 per hour on old-style press. County court proceedings were printed at .75 cent per square inch. J. C. Rathbun was editor and publisher. (1970)