New Experiments in Newspaper-Making

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New Newspapers with New Methods

Use of Offset Printing by Hartford Daily

The First newspaper in a major American city to be produced by the offset process of photo-lithography is the Hartford (Conn.) Newsdaily, Vol. 1, No. 1 of which appeared on March 4, 1940. The Newsdaily is tabloid size, 16 pages, and is printed on a web, reel-fed, perfecting offset press especially designed for newspaper use. The attention of newspaper publishers throughout the country has been drawn to the Hartford experiment, and it is being watched ...

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