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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 nine men being killed due to a railway collision, information on a variety of bills in Congress including one that regulates the transportation of cattle, and more. On the fourth page there is an article on the American Bison, whose numbers had dwindled to 1,091 as of January 1st, 1890. 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); Bison, American; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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