Joseph H. Farr has purchased the interest of C. W. Newnam in the Waller County Courier. Jo is a shifty, clever fellow and knows how to make a good paper, if the Hempsteadites but give him the necessary encouragement in the way of STAMPS and advertisements. Success to you Jo.

"Joseph H. Farr purchases Waller county Courier." Brenham Weekly Banner, Brenham, TX, Friday, January 5, 1877, page 2, col. 1.