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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 an insane asylum burning, a description of Senator Beck's funeral, and more. On the second page there is a continuation of the story about a dispute between former President Grover Cleveland over what was said about editor C. A. Dana of the New York Sun. The second page also details a the outcome of a recent labor strike in Chicago. 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); Cleveland, Grover, Pres. U.S., 1837-1908; Eight Hour Movement; Beck, James B. (James Burnie), 1820-1890; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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