History

The Kiowa Breeze first came into publication on March 29, 1901. The paper spanned four pages and three columns, published every Friday. It originally measured a little larger than 8 ½ by 11 inches but was later enlarged to 15 by 22 inches in 1904.

In 1904, the paper was edited by J. R. Fortson and by associate editor William Lee. The paper was four pages with six columns during this time period.

In July of 1904, Mr. and Mrs. George J. Coak purchased the newspaper and also served as editors for the paper. Around 325 people subscribed to Kiowa Breeze during 1907, and a subscription could be purchased for $1.00 per year. A six-month subscription could be purchased for $0.50, and a three-month subscription could be purchased for $0.25 cents.



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