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West Side News was a weekly newspaper published by the Wright Brothers. This paper, published in March 1889 through May of 1890, featured news from the west side of Dayton. The front page of this issue features a reprint of an editorial on waking up early, an anecdote about a clergyman killing a fly, and more. On the second page there is a small article about litigation against the United Brethren Church, and a small note about the Davis Sewing Machine Company moving to Dayton. On the third page there is a reprint of an article from Munford's Magazine about alcohol addition, referred to as "dipsomania." On the last page of this issue a print of a Thanksgiving Proclamation by President Benjamin Harrison. Also included in this issue are national news, local news, humorous stories, and advertisements.
Wright Brothers Newspapers
West Side News
Newspapers; Journalism; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Dayton (Ohio); Sines, Edwin; Wright, Milton, 1828-1917; United Brethren Church; Wright, Lorin, 1862-1939; Westinghouse Company; Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901; Thanksgiving; Davis Sewing Machine Company; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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