Dumas is a city located in Desha County, Arkansas. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 5,238.
Dumas is mentioned in the song I'm A Ding Dong Daddy From Dumas, a tune by Phil Baxter and Carl Moore which was a hit in the 1930s and 1940s. For decades large signs on the highway entrances to Dumas proclaimed "Welcome to Dumas, home of the Ding Dong Daddies".
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Dumas Arkansas Police DepartmentLocal law enforcement events, officer contacts, and photos of cars and station.