First and Only Paper in Flourishing Territory 1854

First Press in the Kansas Territory 1854

The Press in Kansas; Towns Springing Up 1854

Herald of Freedom Founded in Lawrence 1855

Vol. 1, No. 31. J. Speer & W. W. Ross, editors.: * 1855

Lincoln in Kansas! His first speech! 1859

From the State Capital....Sol Miller is a "brick." 1862

The Press of Kansas. We believe the following to b 1862

We have neglected to notice the Fort Scott Monitor 1863

*The fight between Ewing and Anthony is still wagi 1863

*Additional News from Lawrence! Terrible Scenes!.. 1863

*The Raid on Lawrence! Particulars and Incidents!. 1863

*It will be remembered that John Speer of the Lawr 1864

Vol. 1, No. 1. M. M. Murdock, editor and proprieto 1872

Modern Improved Methods of Printing 1900

Western News

Articles in database from Western News:    2

Vol. 1, No. 27. A. W. Robinson, editor.: The edito ...
September 14, 1870, Western News (ID 950)

Vol. 1, No. 27. A. W. Robinson, editor.

The editor of the Western News has seen fit to move his office from Detroit, Dickinson County, to Marion Centre, where he expects a hearty, liberal support (don't let him be disappointed). The News is a fixed institution. While we expect to labor hard and unrelentingly for the best interests of Marion County, we propose also to lend a helping hand to our neighboring counties....It shall be our highest aim to make the Western News a paper second to no country paper in the state....As the car of progress rolls its ponderous wheels along, the correspondent of the News will travel by its side, gleaning facts from every revolution of the hub on its mighty axle.... -- A. W. Robinson.

Owing to the condition we found our office after riding 50 miles over rough roads in lumber wagons, we have not succeeded in getting out as neat a sheet as we had anticipated. Our office was all in "pi," therefore we ask an excuse....


A. W. Robinson, editor. Once again we launch our l ...
April 1, 1871, Western News (ID 1013)

A. W. Robinson, editor. Once again we launch our little bark out in the swift element of life, once again we set sail to our vessel and declare that we will make the opposite shore safely, despite the storms that may beset us, for well we know that the journalist's life is a rugged one and winds may blow and oftentimes almost blow him back into the harbor....With truth for a weapon, we think we can cope with all the difficulties that may be in our way. We propose to run our sheet on strictly honest principles. The News is run by no party, clique or ring. We are running this ship, and propose to do so just as long as we remain editor and proprietor....Our object for running the News in Marion County is a higher and nobler one, viz: to make the county second to none other in the state....