|Born in:||Birth Date: About 1861|
Died in: Brownfield, Terry Co., Texas
information was from the Arkansas History Commission about T. J. Bowers
and the newspaper he owned in Searcy, Arkansas. The name of the paper
was the "Searcy News".
March 21, 2000
History of the Arkansas
press for a hundred years and more by Fred W. Allsopp, Parke-Harper
publishing company, Little Rock, Arkansas 1922.Kensett: The American ,
at Kensett, was started in 1915 by L.F. Maynard. T.M. Woods and "T.J.
Bowers" were its publishers at different times. Searcy: The
Searcy News was started in 1908 by W.F. Story, a pioneer in the
business, now dead. He was succeeded by W.F. Story and Sons.
"T.J. Bowers" sold it to W.M. Holmes and J.C. Hartz, who
turned it back to "Mr. Bowers" The news started a
daily edition in 1909, but discontinued it. "T.J. Bowers"
is now it publisher.
|Wife Name: Aquilla (Quilla) Crow (died 8-12-1927 in White County AR.|