The Wyndham Farmer, 1948 editions; 1948; WY.0000.595

Name/Title

The Wyndham Farmer, 1948 editions

About this object

This is a bound volume of the Wyndham Farmer newspaper from 1948.
Ewen MacPherson printed then published The Wyndham Farmer for 39 years and when he died in 1934, his son Doug took over the business. Doug ran the paper for 20 years, with the last issue coming out on 19 February 1955. They closed during a prosperous period purely because they could not get any staff. For the last six weeks of the paper, Doug put out the issues entirely on his own and it was said that as Doug was finishing the compositing of the last page of the last paper, a man who wished to become a subscriber telephoned.

January:
6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30.

February:
3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27.

March:
2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 4 missing editions.

April:
Missing edition, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30.

May:
4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28.

June:
1, 4, missing edition, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29.

July:
2, 6, 9, 13, 20, 23, 27, 30.

August:
3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31.

September:
3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28.

October:
1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, missing edition, 29.

November:
2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30.

December:
3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24.

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card

Date Made

1948

Period

1940s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Wyndham

Publisher

Macpherson, Doug

Publication Place

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Wyndham

Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

Object Type

documents

Object number

WY.0000.595

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