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0:52 - Early history of Advocate Messenger

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Partial Transcript: Mr. Swain, I'd like to start off the interview by asking if you don't mind relating a little bit about your personal history?

Segment Synopsis: Swain discusses the early history of the Advocate Messenger and various editors and owners that it has had.

Keywords: Advocate Messenger; Boyle County; Danville, Kentucky

Subjects: American newspapers--Ownership Newspaper editors--United States

21:03 - Modern history of Advocate Messenger

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Partial Transcript: They traded advertising for news.

Segment Synopsis: Swain discusses the modern history of the newspaper including when he was editor.

Keywords: Advocate Messenger; Boyle County; Danville, Kentucky

Subjects: American newspapers--Ownership Newspaper editors--United States Newspaper--Circulation

29:05 - Career

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Partial Transcript: So then, I came in at that time.

Segment Synopsis: Swain discusses his time as editor of the newspaper and what his duties were.

Keywords: Advocate Messenger; Boyle County; Danville, Kentucky; Fiscal court

Subjects: Newspaper editors--United States Newspaper employees Newspaper reporting

39:34 - Expansion

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Partial Transcript: How long has the Advocate Messenger been expanding its coverage to other counties?

Segment Synopsis: Swain discusses how the newspaper has grown both in size and coverage area.

Keywords: Advocate Messenger; Boyle County; Danville, Kentucky; Political endorsement

Subjects: Advertising, Newspaper Newspaper employees Newspaper reporting

51:25 - Kentucky Press Association

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Partial Transcript: Have you been affiliated with and press associations?

Segment Synopsis: Swain discusses the benefits of belonging to the Kentucky Press Association.

Keywords: Advocate Messenger; Kentucky Press Association; KPA

Subjects: Journalism--Societies, etc

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