Jefferson City Post-Tribune 3/28/47
Springfield Papers Print at Muskogee SPRINGFIELD. Mo.. March 23—(AP)—Springfield Newspapers. Inc.. will supply this city of 80,000 with an emergency daily newspaper printed at Muskogee, Okla., pending reconstruction of its plant which was gutted by fire yesterday. Arrangements were made with Tarns Bixby, owner and publisher o[ the Muskogee Phoenix, who also is a vice-president of the Springfield newspaper firm, to print an eight-page paper without advertising and deliver it daily by train from Muskogee, about 200 miles away. Instead of a morning and aft- ernoon paper as before, the corn- ...... uui i J-'"-«f-"-I. dO WViVJi^, LJ.IC t,*JJll ipany will publish 1 * one combined edition a day.