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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 Texas Congressman, William Crain, brandishing a revolver in search of a St. Louis Republic correspondent, a steamboat collision in Detroit, the capture of a member of the Rube Burrow gang, and more. 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); Crain, William Henry, 1848-1896; St. Louis Republic; Burrow, Rube, 1854-1890; Wright, Ivonette Stokes, 1865-1940; Steamships; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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