The 1972 Houston, Texas City Directory is on an easy-to-use CD in PDF format and contains over 2400 pages of listings for Houston, including these towns:
Bunker Hill - Hedwig - Hunters Creek - Piney Point - Southside Place - Spring Valley - West University Place
All pages are fully text searchable by any first or last name, business name, phone number, address or partial name or keyword.The scans of actual pages include the following:
Introduction: General information, statistics, index, abbreviations used
White Pages: Alphabetical Residences & Businesses
Yellow Pages:Classified by Type of Business
Blue Pages:Numerical Telephone Numbers
Green Pages: Numerical by Street Name and Number
Images are in PDF format and text searchable by keywords
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