Recent Changes for "Davisville Advertiser" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_AdvertiserRecent Changes of the page "Davisville Advertiser" on Davis Wiki.en-us Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-05-29 15:48:48ScottMeehleiblaunched with support from LJ Plant <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The '''Davisville Advertiser''' was the first ["newspapers" newspaper] in the ["town history" history] of Davis. It lived up to its name by being mostly advertisements. ["Davis Enterprise" Modern papers] aren't so obvious about their intent. The weekly publication represented the collaborative efforts of its two editors/publishers, Bonham and Orr. Defunct today, the paper had a very short run starting from December 4, ["1869"] and ending on May 7, ["1870"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The '''Davisville Advertiser''' was the first ["newspapers" newspaper] in the ["town history" history] of Davis. It lived up to its name by being mostly advertisements. ["Davis Enterprise" Modern papers] aren't so obvious about their intent. The weekly publication represented the collaborative efforts of its two editors/publishers, Bonham and Orr<span>. It was initially launched with the financial support of ["LJ Plant"]</span>. Defunct today, the paper had a very short run starting from December 4, ["1869"] and ending on May 7, ["1870"]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-04-01 21:34:38ScottMeehleiblinks to year pages <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The '''Davisville Advertiser''' was the first ["newspapers" newspaper] in the ["town history" history] of Davis. It lived up to its name by being mostly advertisements. ["Davis Enterprise" Modern papers] aren't so obvious about their intent. The weekly publication represented the collaborative efforts of its two editors/publishers, Bonham and Orr. Defunct today, the paper had a very short run starting from December 4, 1869 and ending on May 7, 1870. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The '''Davisville Advertiser''' was the first ["newspapers" newspaper] in the ["town history" history] of Davis. It lived up to its name by being mostly advertisements. ["Davis Enterprise" Modern papers] aren't so obvious about their intent. The weekly publication represented the collaborative efforts of its two editors/publishers, Bonham and Orr. Defunct today, the paper had a very short run starting from December 4, <span>["</span>1869<span>"]</span> and ending on May 7, <span>["</span>1870<span>"]</span>. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> An attempt was made in 1892 to revive the Davisville Advertiser name under a new publisher. This venture failed miserably, and no copies are known to have survived. </td> <td> <span>+</span> An attempt was made in <span>["</span>1892<span>"]</span> to revive the Davisville Advertiser name under a new publisher. This venture failed miserably, and no copies are known to have survived. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-31 01:22:02WilliamLewisso you can't thumbnail pngs... whodathunk? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(advertiser-7-1.jpg, thumbnail, right, 400)]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-31 01:21:13WilliamLewisUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser?action=Files&do=view&target=advertiser-7-1.jpg">advertiser-7-1.jpg</a>.Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-30 19:44:59WilliamLewisOk... the new melvyl catalog is wrong <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The '''Davisville Advertiser''' was the first ["newspapers" newspaper] in the ["town history" history] of Davis. The weekly publication represented the collaborative efforts of its two editors/publishers, Bonham and Orr. Defunct today, the paper had a very short run starting from December 4, 1869 and ending on May 7, 1870.<span><br> - <br> - [[include(Photorequest)]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> The '''Davisville Advertiser''' was the first ["newspapers" newspaper] in the ["town history" history] of Davis. <span>&nbsp;It lived up to its name by being mostly advertisements. ["Davis Enterprise" Modern papers] aren't so obvious about their intent.</span> The weekly publication represented the collaborative efforts of its two editors/publishers, Bonham and Orr. Defunct today, the paper had a very short run starting from December 4, 1869 and ending on May 7, 1870. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The original incarnation of this newspaper is available on microfilm for viewing at UC Berkeley's Bancroft library.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The original incarnation of this newspaper is available on microfilm for viewing in ["Shields Library"]. ["Users/WilliamLewis"] has scans of all the microfilm of this publication and will probably upload them all at some point.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-30 19:39:53WilliamLewisUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser?action=Files&do=view&target=advertiser-7-1.png">advertiser-7-1.png</a>.Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-25 13:07:27WilliamLewisActually, it isn't in shields. =\ <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The original incarnation of this newspaper is available on microfilm for viewing at <span>["Shi</span>el<span>d</span>s <span>L</span>ibrary<span>"]</span>. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The original incarnation of this newspaper is available on microfilm for viewing at <span>UC Berk</span>el<span>ey'</span>s <span>Bancroft l</span>ibrary. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-25 12:11:33jefftolentinoA scan of the Sheilds microfilm would be cool <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[include(Photorequest)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-25 11:34:16ScottMeehleibYes, Virginia, a newspaper can reincarnate. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- This newspaper is available on microfilm for viewing at ["Shields Library"].</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The original incarnation of this newspaper is available on microfilm for viewing at ["Shields Library"].<br> + <br> + An attempt was made in 1892 to revive the Davisville Advertiser name under a new publisher. This venture failed miserably, and no copies are known to have survived.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-25 11:09:06ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + This newspaper is available on microfilm for viewing at ["Shields Library"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Davisville Advertiserhttp://daviswiki.org/Davisville_Advertiser2010-03-25 10:43:03ScottMeehleibdescription of historic newspaper <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Davisville Advertiser<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ The '''Davisville Advertiser''' was the first ["newspapers" newspaper] in the ["town history" history] of Davis. The weekly publication represented the collaborative efforts of its two editors/publishers, Bonham and Orr. Defunct today, the paper had a very short run starting from December 4, 1869 and ending on May 7, 1870.<br> + <br> + During its first few months of existence, the paper portrayed the slowly burgeoning Davisville in an optimistic light, one in which the town seemed to radiate with a nearly limitless potential for growth. However, as the year wore on, the publishers quickly became jaded with dwindling community support and the presence of domineering land barons. Unable to pay their bills, the two publishers closed up shop in frustration, lashing out against the townspeople in a highly bitter final issue.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>