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Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Death in the news family

Posted By on Wed, Sep 12, 2007 at 12:00 PM

Melvin Schexnayder, who with his wife Charlotte, the former state representative, owned and operated the Dumas Clarion for 50 years, died Wednesday morning. They bought the paper in 1948 and operated it until its sale to Emmerich Newspapers in 1998.

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