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  Feb. 4-5, 1958Los Angeles Here are some lead sports pages from the Mirror News. This may not seem funny if you don’t work in the news business but to anyone who lays out the paper, what they did with … Continue reading

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Photo shoot

Here’s how news editors (now they’re called "page designers") used to crop feature pictures down to a one-column mug. The original portrait. Here’s hoping the poor AP photographer never saw how it got butchered.    First, rotate the picture so … Continue reading

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The front page

The Mirror News gets a redesign for the front page. Eighteen stories plus the index on an eight-column grid. Wow.   Matt Weinstock moves from the editorial page to the cover of the second section. (20 stories on one page! … Continue reading

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