USGenWeb  Newspapers in
1884 & 1911

Newspapers of 1884
PrimgharPrimghar TribuneWeeklyNews & politics1879
SanbornO'Brien PioneerWeeklyNews & politics1871
SheldonSheldon MailWeeklyNews & politics1873
SheldonSheldon NewsWeeklyNews & politics1880Suspended, February 1881

Source: "History and Present Condition of the Newspaper and Periodical Press of the United States, with a Catalogue of the Publications of the Census Year", by S.N.D. North, Special Agent; Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.; 1884; pages 237-245 & 366

Newspapers of 1911
TownPublicationEditionPublication DaysCharacterEditor or Publisher
HartleyJournalWeeklyThursdayDemEugene B. Peck
PaullinaTimesWeeklyFridayRepA.W. McBride
PrimgharO'Brien County BellWeeklyThursdayRepJ.H. Wolf
PrimgharO'Brien County DemocratWeeklyThursdayDemFrank A. Vaughan
PrimgharCongregational NewsLetterMonthlyReligious(not given)
SanbornPioneerWeeklyThursdayRepC.E. & L.B. Foley
SheldonMailWeeklyFridayRepJ.W. Vanderburg & Co.
SheldonSunWeeklyThursdayRepHamilton & Bartz
SutherlandCourierWeeklyFridayRepG.H. Vos

Source: "The Iowa Official Register for the Years 1911-1912", Twenty-Fourth Number; compiled under the supervision of William C. Hayward, Secretary of State and John M. Jamieson, deputy, by Guy S. Bewer; Des Moines, Emory H. English, State Printer, E.D. Chassell, State Binder; 1911; pages 723-746.

Transcribed for Iowa Old Press by Sharyl Ferrall, winter 2005

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