The Press: Multiple Ownership

Under the title A Newspaper with Six Thousand Owners, Oswald Garrison Villard published in The Nation an account of the Minnesota

Daily Star. It is the story of how a group-owned paper (started by the late Non-Partisan League) made its way among rivals controlled by the " Interests" until now in less than three years it has a circulation of over 53,000. Glaring headlines, green " extra " sheets, premiums for renewing subscriptions, are among the means to which it has resorted, but it has also "printed much news which would otherwise not have seen...

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