The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 22, 1959 · Page 20
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 20

Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Thursday, January 22, 1959
Page 20
Start Free Trial

Did Y That We lust Had A Birthday » SUgona /S 96 YEARS Y-O-U-N-G1 (FIRST ISSUED IN 1863 AS THE "U P P E R DES M O I N E S ") OBIT UREAU OP SRCULATI The first newspaper ever published in this section ol Iowa was 'The Algona Bee'', in 1857, and entirely hand-, .written. ," , , "*" WINNER OF 26 STATE AND NATIONAL NEWSPAPER AWARDS IN IOWA STATE PRESS ASS'N. AND NATIONAL EDITORIAL ASS'N. NATIONWIDE COMPETITION. ">•'.- . - ' , - ' f • (Winner of 2nd, Class A, General Excellence, National Editorial Ass'n. Contest, 1957 - 2000 Competing Papers.) NEWSPAPER FRiE SPACE CARRIES THE BALL IN COMMUNITY PROMOTION <BJBailfiBfir pRESENT HOME »Of THE UPPER PES MOINES PUBLISHING CO., Publishers of THE ALGONA UPPER, DES MOINES 111 E. CALL ST. ALGONA, IOWA The first printed newspaper was published in 1861, called "The Pioneer Press", afrd the t press that printed it was hauled in by ox team from Fort Dodge. ^ In 1863 the press changed ownership, and the newspaper appeared under the name of "The Upper Des Moines", taking its name from the fact that in 1863 the area between and adjacent to the east and west branches of the Des Moines river Was known as "the Upper Des Moines country." * . . While a newspaper is usually >a private enterprise, its role in community affairs make its operation a cooperative effort. To make it of interest io subscribers, the pages must be filled with news of the readers. Advertisers must consider the paper's value 'from a subscriber's viewpoint.. Therefore the paper must please both parties. <lt takes the united support of steady advertisers and paid up subscribers to keep a hometown newspaper alive. An advertiser gets more for bis money than just the space' of his ad. A , reader receives more in value than 'the price of a subscription. , . ,.; . ,.;••__ ,.•;,,, .. t ..,.',,.,, . : , •'• -..•-.•;• ' - \ ' '• ' ""-' CONSISTENT NEWSPAPER ADVERTISING IS YOUR tlME-TESTEb BEST BUY NOW REACHING OVER 5, • EITHER , OFFSET LETTER PRESS (And We Do Mimeographing) 5 PRESSES AT YOUR SERVICE •-• T- ' •j if f \i ». 4 i ,6 PRINTERS AT YOUR SERVICE GOOD PRINTING, GENUINE PRINTING AND GOOD SERVICE COST NO MORE! (EVERY JOB GUARANTEED) WE AL$0 HAVE PLASTIC BIND1ING & PHOTO COPYING MACHINES !< • • WHY NOT CHECK YOUR PRINTING NEEDS NOW AND SUPPLIES BUSINESS MACHINES l " D LETTERHEADS a ENVELOPES D--STATEMENTS D SHIPPING TAGS D BUSINESS FORMS D BOOKLETS - PAMPHLETS 0 SALES LITERATURE P PRICE LISTS D WEDDINGS' & SOCIAL ADDING MACHINES R. C. Allen -Victor Remington Rand Smith-Corona TYPEWRITERS Smith & R. C. Allen Uprights SMITH-CORONA - ROYAL And REMINGTON PORTABLES THE HOME OF INVINCIBLE - ART METAL - WESCO and COLE METAL OFFICE FURNITURE Art Metal, Cramer and Badger Office Chairs, Typewriter Stands. Wilson-Jones, Smead and Boorum & Pease Filing Supplies. Typewriter Ribbons, Adder Ribbons, Carbon Paper, Sales Books, Safes, Fireproof Strong Boxes/Ledger Supplies. ;! . i 1 \ * , ,<f PAYROLL OF UDM [Exclusive of Ownef^/p Md Corresponc/enfsl TOTAL $30,703.40 •" '•' ' " - * " " : ' .- * ' ' ••,••;.•

Get access to

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,800+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free