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(1925)

Build Wisconsin [1925, no. 16],   pp. [1]-3 PDF (939.1 KB)


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MANY INTERESTING FACTS
   BPr:OUJCI OUT IN SURVEY
HAT Amory claims to have "the world 's largest cooperative creamery",
that Argylo takes pride in calling itself "Tho Switzerland of Amer-
ica", that Burlington aimns to diversify its manufacturing indus-
tries like farmers diversify their crops, that Eaglo River caters
to 25,000 tourists annually, that the paper industry is the main-
  stay of Ladysmith, that dairying leads at Thorp, that "Wausau has
a greater
  diversity in industry than any other city in Wisconsin outside of Milwaukee",
  that Vlone~woc doponds on farming - these are a fow of the facts picked
at
  random from the survey that BUILD WISCONSIN is making of Badger communities
  that have the honor of having a weekly newspaper.
       Just as interesting arc the highlights in the histories of the 350
odd
  weeklies in the state.
       Nearly every Badgor oditor has cooperated with BUILD WISCONSIN in
secur-
  ing this information. Every effort will bo made to make it serviceable
for
  all the weekly editors in the state.
                              BADGER WEEKLIES ON
                                DISPLAY AT U. I. EXPO
          VER 15,000 peoplc saw the display of prize winning Wisconsin weekly
          newspapers of the better newspaper contest at the University of
          V.Wisconsin Exposition, just held in the university gymnasium.
                Cooaing every four years this large exposition gives a panoramic
-' ft5B25view of the wcrk being done by all the departments at the univer-
  sity.  It is handled cntirely by students in the various courses.
       As part of the exhibit of the Department of Agricultural Journalism,
  three winning papurs in each of throe classes and in the groups of the
Front
  Page Mako-Up class wore displayed in a manner similar to their arrangement
  at the winter contest. Considerable attention was givon to those weeklies
  by Madison people, visitors and students of journalism.
                             EEDITORS CAN BQBROW
                                  CUTS FROM AG COLLEGE
we loan cuts.
editorial office of the College of Agriculturo and Agricultural
riment Station, Madison, has on hand a considerable oelection
half-tones and zinc otchings of agricultural subjects. Glan-ce
ough the agricultural bulletins and the farm page which we have
om time to time and you will have an idea of tho assortment which
we have to offer. Editors of Wisconsin are wolcome to male use or this
material at any tima.


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