Category: editorial

Local newspaper staff, 1903, Sweden.

Local newspaper staff, 1903, Sweden.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Missouri, August 9, 1906

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Missouri, August 9, 1906

Oakland Tribune, California, August 27, 1922 There will be many…

Oakland Tribune, California, August 27, 1922

There will be many who snort at that idea. There were many who snorted at the statement that the world was round, at the freeing of slaves, at equal suffrage and every other discovery and mark of progress that has helped to make this world a better place to live in.

Oakland Tribune, California, October 22, 1922 And the movies are…

Oakland Tribune, California, October 22, 1922

And the movies are teaching the sort of tommyrot which makes 15-year-old girls think seriously of love and jealousy and marriage with 15-year-old boys. But, you protest, the movies do not show 15-year-old boys and girls getting married.

NO, BUT THEY SHOW A BUNCH OF CUSTARD HEADS OF 30 AND 40 ACTING LIKE 15-YEAR-OLD BOYS AND GIRLS. THEY EXPLOIT 15-YEAR-OLD SLUSH AND GUSH, ROMANTICISM AND UNFAIRNESS, AND YOU, THE PARENTS OF 15-YEAR-OLD YOUNGSTERS GO AND LAP IT UP.