THE FOUNDER AND HIS LEGACY:

The Hamilton Spectator - - LOCAL -

Robert Smi­ley, who cre­ated the “mighty en­gine,” The Hamil­ton Spec­ta­tor. Top right: Spec­ta­tor de­liv­ery car­riages, from 1911. Sec­ond from top: An un­dated pho­to­graph of the news­room at the Spec’s King Street build­ing. Third: In the Spec’s modern press­room, a press ex­pert makes an ad­just­ment to an ink or wa­ter set­ting at one of the colour units. Fourth: An early con­fig­u­ra­tion of the cur­rent news­room at the Spec’s Frid Street build­ing. Be­low: Ella Reynolds, one of the first fe­male jour­nal­ists at the Spec. Bot­tom: A Spec­ta­tor de­liv­ery truck, the year un­cer­tain but its styling sug­gests late 1930s.

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