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Dickens is an unincorporated community in Taney County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

A variant name was "Taney City". A post office called Taney City was established in 1858, and closed in 1894, and a post office called Dickens was in operation from 1899 until 1958. The present name possibly is a tribute to novelist Charles Dickens.


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