No Martyrdom About It

The killing of Sam Wood has been treated by every paper in the state so far as we know as a most unfortunate occurrence – except by the Alliance papers.  It is painful to note how eagerly they pick up the death of their brother reformer to make political capital...

Proclamation From Napoleon – 1870

Proclamation From Napoleon Frenchmen: There are in the life of people solemn moments, when the national honor violently excited presses itself, irresistibly rises above all other interests, and applies itself with the single purpose of directing the destinies of the...

Lead-based Hair Tonic

CONTAINS LEAD – Somebody has found out that all the hair restoratives contain primarily lead. Well, what of it? Is that going to prevent bald-headed men and women from resorting to everything advertised to make their hair grow? By no means. If every preparation...

The New Press Style

The New Press Style Some of the newspapers of our day have adopted a new way of relating horrible accidents and pathetic events, which is quite effective as well as concise. Here are some examples: “That was a bitter joke of the man in New Jersey who put a quantity of...