Find historical newspapers from across the united states and beyond explore newspaper articles and clippings for help with genealogy, history and other research. A brief history of newspaper and to celebrate we're taking look at a brief history of some of our what are some of your favorite journalistic slang terms. I'm looking for some slang terms for a newspaper, whether they are archaic terms that nobody has used in the past 70 years or modern, obscure terms. Introduction: mary harrell-sesniak is a genealogist, author and editor with a strong technology background in this guest blog post, mary explains some of. Oklahoma newspaper foundation newspapers in education paper 1 flag: name of the newspaper as it appears on page 1 2 logo: the newspaper’s name printed in special.
Start studying newspaper terms learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Here are some of slang's terms for a newspaper they are not all current, nor uniquely us: blab sheet, blabber, bladder, blanket, blat, bum wad, butter wrapper. Agate : small type (usually 55 point) used for sports statistics, stock tables, classified ads, etc air : white space used in a story design all caps. This glossary of newspaper terms was developed to increase the understanding of the terms and acronyms that may be unique to the newspaper industry.
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In terms of both events and the vocabulary used to describe them this week's top news items were in many respects related to the aftermath of last week. Agate line a measurement that is one column in width and 1/14 of an inch deep used primarily for classified measurements camera-ready copy a pasteup ready to be. Pages in category newspaper terminology the following 14 pages are in this category, out of 14 total this list may not reflect recent changes.
Journalism and publishing terms list, print and online, collated by our community of journalists, bloggers, editors, sub-editors, designers, prs and other. Newspaper vocabulary active voice: in active voice the subject (the subject of the verb) performs the action active voice puts the person or thing.
Newspaper terminology masthead/title piece the newspaper’s title displayed on the front page skyline this is an information panel on the front page that tells. Glossary of newspaper terms banner a large type headline running across a newspaper page box an item or story ruled off on all four sides, usually with a. Synonyms for newspaper at thesauruscom with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions dictionary and word of the day.