The Boston Diaries

The ongoing saga of a programmer who doesn't live in Boston, nor does he even like Boston, but yet named his weblog/journal “The Boston Diaries.”

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Friday, July 23, 2021

I'm surprised the Secret Service did not shut them down immediately

I recently read in The Transylvania Times (the paper of record for Brevard) that past issues have been digitized up through early 1975 and are available online. Way cool! So I picked an arbitrary issue to look through, January 9TH, 1975 and learned a bit of the history of the bed and breakfast we stay in, and some ads for movies I've never heard of but it was page 14 that left me speechless—it was an add for printing jobs done by the Transylvania Times:

We Print Anything But Money—

But Our Presss Has Even Proved Itself Capable Of Doing That!

The Transylvania Times. (Brevard N.C.) 1931-current, January 09, 1975, SECTION A, Page 14, Image 14 · North Carolina Newspapers

It left me speechless, but only because I was laughing so hard.

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