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WALES, TEXAS. Wales was a suburban community just west of Paris in Lamar County. A post office was established in 1900 and discontinued in 1909, when the area was incorporated into Paris. No population estimates were available.

A. W. Neville


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

A. W. Neville, "WALES, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 04, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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