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The Evening Item was a daily newspaper published by the Wright Brothers' Company, Item Publishing Co. This paper, published from April 1890 through July 1890, focused on world and local events. The front page of this issue features stories about a fireman that attempted to crash a train headed for Chicago, the death of American General, John C. Fremont, and more. On the fourth page of there is a short article detailing the process of how author, Charles Dickens, wrote his novels. Also included in this issue are local and regional news as well as advertisements.
Wright Brothers Newspapers
The Evening Item
Newspapers; Journalism; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Dayton (Ohio); Frémont, John C. (John Charles), 1813-1890; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Trains; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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