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Wisconsin State Journal Young Columbus Leaves for Hawaii

Wisconsin State Journal Young Columbus Leaves for Hawaii
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Title: Wisconsin State Journal Young Columbus Leaves for Hawaii
Description: William Scobie, age 16 of Brodhead, holds a flight bag while embarking an airplane. Scobie won a trip to Hawaii for selling the most subscriptions to the Wisconsin State Journal in a contest held during November and December. He bids goodbye to his sisters, Mrs. Norman Everson and Mrs. Duane Youngblood. At the top of the steps is Frank Burkart, district circulation manager for Madison Newspapers, Inc.

Image ID: 100657
December 26, 1958 
Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives
Genre: Photograph
Published in the Wisconsin State Journal December 27, 1958. One of four images.
Subjects: Newspapers
Sales promotion

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