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Vintage 1941, 1942 Wymore Nebraska Bound Newspaper Collection The Weekly Wymorean

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Vintage Wymore Nebraska Bound volume of the The Weekly Wymorean Newspaper. Issues are hit and miss for the years 1941 and 1942, and cover the following dates:

January 2, 9, 16, 23 - 1941
February 6, 13, 20, 27 - 1941
March 6, 13, 20, 27 - 1941
April 3, 10, 17, 24 - 1941
May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 - 1941
June 5, 12, 19, 26 - 1941
July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 - 1941
August 14, 21, 28 -1941
September 4, 11, 18, 24

A handwritten note is bound between the Sep. 18th and 24th editions and reads as follows:

The Weekly Wymorean was discontinued April 2, 1942 according to the Wymore postmaster.

Issues then continue as follows:

October 16, 30 - 1941
November 13, 20 - 1941
December 4, 18, 25 - 1941

Paper then switches to a smaller format at the beginning of the year and the issues continue as:

January 8, 22, 29 - 1942
February 5, 12, 19 - 1942
March 5, 12, 26 - 1942
Ends here.

Lots of mention of area towns including the county seat of Beatrice. Contains obituaries, wedding announcements, birth announcements and general happenings along with world news.

These newspapers are bound with a hard cover at the front and back. Measures 15 inches wide x 22 inches tall and about 1 inch thick.

Nice piece of Nebraska History and great for genealogists.

Papers are in good condition for age with some flaking around edges and some torn pages.


Collections: Vintage Newspapers

Category: Newspapers

Type: Newspaper




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