The Media, 1920-1929

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Author: DAN PROSTERMAN
Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 3: 1920-1929. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 940L

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THE MEDIA

DAN PROSTERMAN

Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.

CHRONOLOGY

Important Events in the Media, 1920–1929 … 428

PRIMARY SOURCES

"First WEAF Commercial Continuity"

Queensboro Corporation, August 28, 1922 … 431

"See the Children Safely to School"

Chevrolet Motor Co., March 10, 1923 … 433

Advertising for Women's Products … 435

"Teachers and Mothers are Allies in Fighting Dirt;" "What the World Expects of Women Today;" "If Only I Could Tell This to Every Business Girl"
Lever Brothers; Kotex Company, 1923; 1926; 1929

Sedition or Propaganda? … 439

"Spider Web Chart"
Lucia Maxwell, March 22, 1924
"Poison Propaganda"
Carrie Chapman Catt, May 31, 1924

Time and The New Yorker … 442

"Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine (A Prospectus)"
Briton Hadden and Henry Luce, 1949

Cover of the First Edition
The New Yorker, February 21, 1925

"Harlem"

Alain Locke, March 1925 … 446

"The Scopes Trial: Aftermath"

H.L. Mencken, September 14, 1925 … 449

"The Four Horsemen"

Grantland Rice, October 19, 1925 … 453

Radio Act of 1927

U.S. Congress, February 23, 1927 … 458

"Far-Off Speakers Seen as Well as Heard Here in Test of Television"

The New York Times, April 8, 1927 … 460

Sacco and Vanzetti Case Political Cartoons … 467

"Is It Freedom?," "Have a Chair!," "An
Evening Affair," "The Verdict" and "Death Warrant"
The Daily Worker, July 20, July 22, August 9, August 10, and August 22, 1927

The President's Daughter

Nan Britton, 1927 … 472

"Dead!"

New York Daily News,
January 13, 1928 … 474

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200548