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The Moore Journal. (Moore, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 48, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 11, 1894

Description: Weekly newspaper from Moore, Oklahoma Territory that includes local, territorial, and national news along with advertising. The Moore Journal was the city of Moore’s edition of the Norman newspaper, The Oklahoma Call. The paper stopped publication after the Call was absorbed by another Norman newspaper, the State Democrat.
Date: January 11, 1894
Creator: Dunn, J. H. & Mosley, F. P.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

Cleveland County Courier. (Moore, Okla.), Vol. 3, No. 51, Ed. 1 Saturday, January 11, 1896

Description: Weekly newspaper from Moore, Oklahoma Territory that includes local, territorial, and national news along with advertising. The Cleveland County Courier was founded in 1894 by John H. Dunn and was published weekly in the “interest of local affairs.” On May 11, 1895, B. A. Rudley purchased the newspaper factory from Dunn. A. R. Johnson continued on as the editor. In the last year of its existence the paper measured 18 by 24 inches and featured four pages of seven columns. The cost of a year’s subscription was one dollar. The Courier may have continued publication until 1898.
Date: January 11, 1896
Creator: Prouty, Frank G.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

You Alls Doins. (Lexington, Okla.), Vol. 2, No. 46, Ed. 1 Friday, January 11, 1901

Description: Weekly newspaper from Lexington, Oklahoma that includes local, territorial, and national news along with advertising. On February 22, 1899, Oscar M. Stevens published the first issue of You Alls Doins. Stevens’ brother Ed came up with the unique name for the paper. From the beginning Doins was a Democratic newspaper and switched its publication day from Thursday to Friday in support of their chosen party. In less than seven months, the circulation reached over a thousand subscribers probably due to its unusual name and content. The paper merged with the Cleveland County Leader to become the Lexington Leader.
Date: January 11, 1901
Creator: Stevens, Oscar M.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

The Moore Messenger (Moore, Okla.), Vol. 4, No. 43, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 11, 1912

Description: Weekly newspaper from Moore, Oklahoma that includes local, state, and national news along with advertising. The Moore Messenger was started on November 14, 1908 and was published by the Suburban Newspaper Publishing Company, which published four other papers in the county. The paper was issued weekly until June 1914, when it ceased publication.
Date: January 11, 1912
Creator: Simms, P. R. & Armstrong, J. K.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society