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MHS Centennial Business: Roland News

This weekly newspaper was established by Frank Manning in 1898. Its last edition was published on 18 October 1945.

Publishers

Period

Publisher

1898-1902

Frank Manning (1869-1945)

1902-1907

Sanford Tudor Tyndale (1874-1956)

1907-?

?

6 years

Leslie James Bennett (1893-1972)

c1918-1945

Henry George “Harry” Franklin (1892-1987)

Sources:

“Western Canadian editors,” Gladstone Age, 18 May 1905, page 3.

“Roland farm house destroyed by fire,” Manitoba Free Press, 16 July 1907, page 37.

“Roland News editor retires from field,” Rivers Gazette, 25 October 1945, page 4.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 July 2020

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