old kentucky news http://wuky.org en My Old Kentucky News From July 18, 1848 http://wuky.org/post/my-old-kentucky-news-july-18-1848 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea3a5a23-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea3a5a23-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea3a5a23-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-978417.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – An actual story from the July 18, 1848 edition from the Jackson Republican reveals how far the courtship ritual has come.</p> Wed, 20 Jul 2011 18:22:26 +0000 Josh James 9054 at http://wuky.org My Old Kentucky News From July 11, 1913 http://wuky.org/post/my-old-kentucky-news-july-11-1913 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea3a4940-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea3a4940-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea3a4940-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-977229.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – An interesting want-ad for a woman to sell unmentionables from the July 11, 1913 edition of the Mountain Advocate.</p> Tue, 12 Jul 2011 16:49:39 +0000 Josh James 9024 at http://wuky.org My Old Kentucky News From June 27, 1909 http://wuky.org/post/my-old-kentucky-news-june-27-1909 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea3a385a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea3a385a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea3a385a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-977228.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – The Bluegrass Blade was always of bastion of unconventional thought. Here's an actual headline from the June 27, 1909 edition.</p> Tue, 12 Jul 2011 16:45:37 +0000 Josh James 9023 at http://wuky.org All The News That's NOT Fit To Print http://wuky.org/post/all-news-thats-not-fit-print <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea3a276d-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea3a276d-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea3a276d-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-974645.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – You've Heard Of Slow News Days, Right? Imagine Having To Fill Up Space In A Small Town Newspaper More Than A Century Ago. Here Are Actual Items Printed In The June 20, 1900 Issue of the Breckenridge News.</p> Thu, 23 Jun 2011 13:49:52 +0000 Josh James 8952 at http://wuky.org June 6, 1900 http://wuky.org/post/june-6-1900 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea3a1611-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea3a1611-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea3a1611-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-972634.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – Random interesting jottings from the June 6, 1900 edition of the Adair County News.</p> Thu, 09 Jun 2011 15:28:02 +0000 Josh James 8893 at http://wuky.org Temperance Is The Name Of This Game http://wuky.org/post/temperance-name-game <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea3a057a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea3a057a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea3a057a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-970653.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – An actual headline from the May 30, 1906 edition of the Springfield Sun.</p> Thu, 26 May 2011 14:53:03 +0000 Josh James 8840 at http://wuky.org My Old Kentucky News From May 23, 1914 http://wuky.org/post/my-old-kentucky-news-may-23-1914 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea39f4eb-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea39f4eb-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea39f4eb-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-970651.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – As This Headline from May 23, 1914 attests, immigration in the U-S is certainly not a new issue.</p> Thu, 26 May 2011 14:49:44 +0000 Josh James 8839 at http://wuky.org Cars Are Taking Over http://wuky.org/post/cars-are-taking-over <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea39e41e-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea39e41e-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea39e41e-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-969495.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – My Old Kentucky News takes us back to 1919 with a tale of the demise of the horse and buggy.</p> Thu, 19 May 2011 13:32:47 +0000 Josh James 8805 at http://wuky.org A Whirlwind Courtship? http://wuky.org/post/whirlwind-courtship <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea39d253-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea39d253-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea39d253-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-967973.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – My Old Kentucky News from the Maysville Evening Bulletin; May 9, 1904.</p> Tue, 10 May 2011 18:55:19 +0000 Josh James 8764 at http://wuky.org No 'Stache? What Kind of Man Are You!? http://wuky.org/post/no-stache-what-kind-man-are-you <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-534fbea39c0ce-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-534fbea39c0ce-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="534fbea39c0ce-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wuky/local-wuky-967164.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lexington, KY – An actual headline from Spout Springs, May 2, 1896 detailing the importance of facial hair in contemporary society of the times.</p> Thu, 05 May 2011 14:20:39 +0000 Josh James 8740 at http://wuky.org