Benjamin Brooks was editor of the San Luis Obispo Morning Tribune for 4 decades. He is standing center in profile, back wall and appears to be final proofing at 4 A.M. for the morning paper. This is from a series of newspaper carrier postcards from 1890.
Benjamin Brooks was editor of the San Luis Obispo Morning Tribune for 4 decades. He is standing center in profile, back wall and appears to be final proofing at 4 A.M. for the morning paper. This is from a series of newspaper carrier postcards from 1890. Special Collections and Archives, Cal Poly Special Collections and Archives, Cal Poly
Benjamin Brooks was editor of the San Luis Obispo Morning Tribune for 4 decades. He is standing center in profile, back wall and appears to be final proofing at 4 A.M. for the morning paper. This is from a series of newspaper carrier postcards from 1890. Special Collections and Archives, Cal Poly Special Collections and Archives, Cal Poly

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