Sunday Grit: A Newspaper Legacy is a local tribute to Grit: America’s Greatest Family Newspaper, created by Dietrick Lamade in Williamsport. It survived more than a century before becoming a magazine, now published in Topeka, KA.
Grit’s Happy Ambassadors: Its 30,000 Boy Salesmen February 1962 “Here’s your copy of Grit, Mrs. Jones.” Every week similar welcomed words are echoed hundreds of thousands of times from coast to coast by an army of eager, bright-faced boys. They are the happy ambassadors for America’s Greatest Family Newspaper. Actually, Grit’s distribution through the Little [...]