Different papers, different views, 1912.

It is not unusual for different newspapers to cover the same story differently. Most papers were slanted in some way or another. If heads or editors of a paper changed, the coverage could change as well.

The following three articles deal with the same event, but are considerably different in content. This isn’t even a politically charged article, it’s about a fireworks accident…

It is important to consider what paper an article comes from and the circumstances of its publication.

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