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FILES FROM THE CHATSWORTH PLAINDEALER
 
 
 
 

Stories of interest from our hometown paper over the years.
 
Stories may be contributed by emailing me at
 
 
My many, many thanks to the Chatsworth Township Library
for having the microfilms on hand to be studied !!
 
 
 
 

 
Front Page Stories
 
 

 
 
 
 

 




 

 
 
 
 
 
 


 


 
 
 
 
 

 
Little Stories 
 
 
 
 

 
Obituaries Only

Each name is highlighted in orange.
Also exact death dates if needed.
Also my editorial notes.
 
 
Obits from the Plaindealer
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


 


 
 





 
 
 
 
 
 


 


 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 
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These are the publishers and editors for years I have researched so far.
 
1875 John Colvin & Co., Prop.- John Jackson, Editor-Over Hall & Crane   Friday Issue
1876 March  - John Jackson, Editory - Saturday Issue
        August- Colvin & Spurgin - R.M. Spurgin, Editor-Over Hall & Crane   Friday Issue-later changes to Saturday Issue
1877 R.M. Spurgin & Co., Prop.-Over Hall & Crane    Saturday Issue
1878       "                                       "                           " 
1879 R.M. Spurgin & Co.,Prop.-         "                     Sunday Morning Issue-First time Train is used in banner. 
1880
1881 James A. Smith Publishing - Saturday Issue 
1882 "                                      - Saturday Issue changed to Friday Issue in October
1883
1884
1885 James A. Smith Proprietor - B.I. Pumpelly, Local Editor - Friday Issue
1886 " "
1887 J.A. Smith- Pub. - B.I. Pumpelly, Local Editor - March - Eva Smith- Ed. - Friday Issue
1888 J.A. Smith-Pub. - Eva Smith - Ed. - Friday Issue
1889 
1890 
1891 
1892 
1893 
1894
1895 J.A. Smith - Prop. - Clarence Smith - Local Editor - Friday Issue
1896 "                                 "                                              "
1897 "                                 "                                              "
1898 "                                 "                                              "
1899 "                                 "                                              "
1900 "                                 "                                              "
1901 "                                 "                                              "
1902 "                                 "                                              "
1903 James A. Smith - Publisher and Proprietor - Clarence Smith - Editor-Friday Issue
1904 "                                    "                             
1905 James A. Smith & Son Publishers - Clarence Smith Editor
1906 "
1907 "
1908 "
1909 "
1910 "
1911 James A. Smith & Son Publishers - Clarence Smith Editor
1912 "                                   "                      "
1913 "                                   "                      "
1914 
1915
1916
1917
1918
1919
1920
1921 Porterfield & Boeman Publishers
1922 "
1923
1924
1925 S.R. Porterfield & Raboin Publishers
1926
1927
1928
1929
1930
1931
1932
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937 Porterfield & Raboin Publishers
1938
1939
1940
1941
1942 Sheldon J. and Kenneth Porterfield-Thursday Issue
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
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