The Morton News front page in 1919

Staff Writer
Washington Times-Reporter

The Morton News front page of Jan. 2, 1919, a Thursday, states that the issue was Vol. 32, No. 34. The editor and publisher's name was A.R. Johnson.

The Morton News front page of Jan. 2, 1919, a Thursday, states that the issue was Vol. 32, No. 34. The editor and publisher's name was A.R. Johnson.

In the nameplate under The Morton News, it says "published centrally in county: A Tazewell County Newspaper."

The price was $2 per year.

Some front page headlines included: Hogs should drink warm water in winter; Clara Wanner Answers Call; Women's Guild to Raffle Quilt, Menold-Kieser Wedding Sunday and Happy New Year from Edw. Fritz.