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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 a story about a bill affecting interstate liquor trade being passed in the US Senate, questions sent to physicians for health information to supplement the eleventh census, a report of an assassin named Eyraud being captured in Havana, Cuba, and more. Also included in this issue are anecdotes, local and regional news, and advertisements.
Wright Brothers Newspapers
The Evening Item
Newspapers; Journalism; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Dayton (Ohio); United Brethren Church; Havana (Cuba); Census--United States; United States. Senate; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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