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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 the Banco Nacional of the Argentine Republic failing, news from the United States Senate and House of Representatives, a 55-year-old man committing the statutory rape a 7-year-old girl in Alliance, Ohio, and more. On the third page there is a follow-up to a mine collapse in Dunbar, Pennsylvania, indicating 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); Argentina; Financial crisis; Statutory rape; Baring crisis; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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