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2103
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On-line newspaper service in the state ranges from the basic, THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER electronic bulletin board, to the sophisticated, THE NEWS AND OBSERVER's NandO.net. Location, start-up costs and revenue sources must be considered before going on-line.
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2378
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The NEWS AND OBSERVER, owned by the Daniels family for over 100 years, has been sold to McClatchy Newspapers, Inc., for $370 million, and observers and employees wonder how much the paper will change.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 13 Issue 26, June 1995, p9-11, il Periodical Website
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3398
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A century ago, family owned newspapers were the public's source for news and advertising. Today their choices include newspaper conglomerates, online information, digital television, and cable systems.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 55 Issue 6, June 1997, p40-44, il
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10913
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North Carolina's newspapers since the end of World War II are growing at a rate faster than the population and are a big business. There are 48 dailies and 148 weeklies whose combined market value exceeds $200 million compared with $50 million in 1945. Circulation, employees, quantity and quality of news coverage, and advertising linage have also grown.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 27 Issue 11, Nov 1969, p120-121, 272, il
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14677
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North Carolina has had some great newspapermen since Revolutionary days, and Lawrence lists several of the outstanding ones in this article.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 12 Issue 12, Aug 1944, p17, 21-22
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15921
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The first printing press arrived in 1749 with James Davis, public printer. Following the American Revolution, a singular printer would increase to at least twenty-two and extend printing technology throughout the state. Printing meant distribution of newspapers and the state's first was North Carolina Gazette first printed in 1751 by Davis.
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24583
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This article presents a group of women who worked to create and publish an independent and unsubsidized weekly newspaper in North Carolina, which they named the ‘Leader.’
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 39 Issue 12, November 1971, p11-12, il
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25878
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The Wilmington race riots culminated in murder and the destruction of the only black-owned newspaper in the entire country. Recently, North Carolina newspapers published The Ghosts of 1898, providing details of their role in the white supremacy campaigns.
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28543
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Moravian Falls, NC's place as a hotbed for journalism in the late 19th and early 20th century is explored. The Fool-Killer, the Lash, and the Yellow Jacket were all periodicals that appealed to a wide readership and prove that the South was anything but a static intellectual environment in the 20th century. The understanding of southern journalism these publications from Wilkes County provide is explored.
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31055
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The Western Carolinian was a weekly newspaper published in Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, during the years 1820-1842. The newspaper included marriage announcements, each providing photographs and detailed descriptions of the bridal attire, family, cake, honeymoon destination, and other wedding features. Excerpts of wedding announcements are provided in this article, and demonstrate the differences between wedding reporting in newspapers today and those in early 19th century North Carolina.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 39 Issue 9, Sept 2007, p22-23, por Periodical Website
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31342
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Author Emily Harris asks what it means to the city that the Charlotte Observer newspaper is moving from its 9 acre downtown lot, where it has been since the beginning of the 1970’s, to leased offices.
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32906
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Rolfe Neill is president of Knight Publishing Company and publisher of The Charlotte Observer and The Charlotte News. This article discusses Neill’s background, his columns, and some of the issues he has faced in publishing.
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35796
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A letter published by the Fool Killer, aka Jesse Holmes, aka Charles Napoleon Bonaparte Evans, was found. This one differs from the rest because apparently the Fool Killer had acquired the letter from one of his victims, and then passed it on to the newspaper editor. A picture of the letter is included.