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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 a fire in an insane asylum, William McKinley moving that Congress go into committee regarding a tariff bill, and more. On the second page there is an obituary for the Reverend Joseph Cummings, president of Northwestern University. 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); McKinley, William, 1843-1901; United Brethren Church; Cummings, Joseph, 1817-1890; Koogle, Irvin; Cronin, Patrick Henry, 1846-1889; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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