Park College Literary Monthly
The Park College Record of January 10, 1885, announced the publication of a new student paper titled Park College Literary Monthly. The Literary Monthly was a joint endeavor by the Cheever and Park Societies. Each volume was multiple pages with a subscription price of fifty cents. The first issue was released in March 1885.
In addition to original writing by Park College students and faculty, the Literary Monthly included:
- A monthly editorial,
- "Local" - short notes on Park College happenings, and
- "Exchanges," brief commentaries on events outside of Park College.
This publication also accepted advertising, offering us a fascinating peek into local commerce and society.