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The City of Fort Worth's City News presents a weekly article highlighting a local history topic using photographs found in the Library's archives. The Fort Worth Library has approximately 10,000 items pertaining to the history of Fort Worth and Tarrant County. These items include city and county government documents, newspapers, directories, cemetery association records, maps as well as popular and scholarly books written by local authors or about local subjects. To learn more, call 817-392-7740 or email the Genealogy, History and Archives Section.

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Labor News covered union news until 1975

The 1958 Labor Day issue of the Fort Worth Labor News — 'Organized Labor's Only Newspaper in Fort Worth' — included an advertisement for the Worth Food Mart.
Sept. 3, 2015

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Responsible Pet Ownership Class: 9 a.m. Sept. 5, 2015; Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Control Center, 4900 Martin St.
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Canceled Infrastructure & Transportation Committee: 2 p.m. Sept. 8, 2015; Pre-Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 1000 Throckmorton St.

Canceled Pre-Council Meeting : 3 p.m. Sept. 8, 2015; Pre-Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 1000 Throckmorton St.

Canceled Council Meeting : 7 p.m. Sept. 8, 2015; Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 1000 Throckmorton St.

Zoning Commission Work Session : 11:30 a.m. Sept. 9, 2015; Pre-Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 1000 Throckmorton St.
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Zoning Commission: 1 p.m. Sept. 9, 2015; Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 1000 Throckmorton St.
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Downtown Design Review Board Special Meeting: 2 p.m. Sept. 9, 2015; Pre-Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 1000 Throckmorton St.
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Civil Service Commission: 6 p.m. Sept. 9, 2015; Auditorium, Bob Bolen Public Safety Complex, 505 W. Felix St.
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Master Composter Class: Sept. 10, 2015,–Sept. 12, 2015; Fort Worth Botanic Garden, 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.

Mayor's Committee on Persons with Disabilities: 10 a.m. Sept. 10, 2015; Room 105, Hazel Harvey Peace Center, 818 Missouri Ave.
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