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I. SUBJECT FILES. Organized alphabetically by subject, some of which are further subdivided by topic. Dates range from 1933–1973, with the bulk in the 1950s and early 1960s.

Box 1
  • Advertising (General). Advertising Contracts, 1944-1968
  • Advertising (General). Anniversary Issue. Planning of, 1957-1967
  • Advertising (General). Anti-Price Advertising Laws, 1944-1966
  • Advertising (General). Bankrupt (Going Out of Business) Sales, 1962
  • Advertising (General). Budget Percentages, 1961-1964
  • Advertising (General). Clairvoyant and Fortune-telling, 1961
  • Advertising (General). Evaluation of Cost to Produce, 1961-1963
  • Advertising (General). False Advertising, 1956-1962
  • Advertising (General). Federal Trade Commission, 1947-1962
  • Advertising (General). Firearms, 1961-1962
  • Advertising (General). Free Advertising (Marking of, Postal Regulations), 1953-1960
  • Advertising (General). Government Contractors Federal, 1961
  • Advertising (General). Investment Advisors. Federal, 1961
  • Advertising (General). Not a Contract, 1960
  • Advertising (General). Nursing Homes, 1960
  • Advertising (General). Order in writing, 1949
  • Advertising (General). Parking Meters, 1951-1963
  • Advertising (General). Political Advertising (Marking of and Ban on Soliciting), 1946-1964
  • Advertising (General). Price-fixing Laws, 1946-1957
  • Advertising (General). Restrictions on Generally and in Other States, 1952-1963
  • Advertising (General). Restrictive Ordinances. Telephone Solicitation, 1958
  • Advertising (General). Right of Ownership Copy, 1958
  • Advertising (General). Right to Advertise Law, 1959-1962
  • Advertising (General). Right to Censor Copy, 1948-1964
  • Advertising (General). Right to Refuse or Reject, 1944-1965
  • Advertising (General). Robinson-Patman Act, 1941-1946
  • Advertising (General). Study for Exposure to National Newspaper Advertising, c.1964
  • Advertising (General). Tax Deductibility of, 1955-1959
  • Advertising (General). Unfair Competition, 1954
  • Advertising (General). Unfair Competition. Combination or Unit Advertising Structures. Brief, 1950-1963
  • Advertising (General). Use of Flat, 1960-1963
  • Advertising (General). Use of Money. Pictures of Prohibited, 1959-1970
  • Advertising (General). Used Bedding Ads, 1958
  • Advertising (General). Used Car Advertising, 1956
  • Appraisers. 1943-1964
  • Ballot Printing. 1944
  • Ban on Magazine Distribution. 1948
  • Better Business Bureau. 1964-1968
  • Bonus Payments. 1947-1952
  • Central Publishing. 1961-1969 (3 folders)
  • Child Labor. 1937-1946
  • Circulation. General File, 1945-1962
  • Circulation. Misrepresentation of, 1945-1965
  • Comic Book Ordinances. 1955
  • Compilation. Public Notice Laws of Indiana, Undated
  • Contempt of Court. Newspapers, 1942-1961
  • Correspondence with Newspapers. 1957-1973
  • Depreciation: Equipment. 1949-1968
  • Equipment. Evaluation of. 1948-1961
  • False Information to Newspapers. 1946-1964
  • Freedom of the Press. 1942-1963
Box 2
  • Independent Contractors. General File, 1947-1963
  • Inserts. 1961-1962
  • Inserts. Supplements, 1948-1972 (2 folders)
  • Labor Relations. 1961-1968 (2 folders)
  • Labor Relations. American Newspaper Guild, 1944
  • Labor Relations. Labor Relations Board, 1954
  • Labor Relations. .Right to Work. and .Agency Shop. Clauses, 1961-1964
  • Labor Relations. Taft-Hartley Act, 1947-1962
  • Laws and Legislation (National). 1943-1952
  • Laws and Legislation (State). 1947-1961
  • Legal Advertising. 1963-1967
  • Legal Advertising. Annual School Report, 1963-1965
  • Legal Advertising. Assessment of Real Estate Notice, 1941
  • Legal Advertising. Birth Notice Publication, 1943
  • Legal Advertising. Budget and Tax Levy Notice, 1944-1965
  • Legal Advertising. Change of Name or Publication Site, 1939-1965
  • Legal Advertising. Claim Form for Publishers, 1957-1960
  • Legal Advertising. Claims & Allowances, 1963
  • Legal Advertising. Circulation as Basis, 1939-1950
  • Legal Advertising. Construction of Term - "Newspaper" - Political Affiliation - Free Circulation, 1933-1969
  • Legal Advertising. Court Decisions, Etc., 1943-1966
  • Legal Advertising. Duties of Officials, 1940-1953
  • Legal Advertising. Election Notices (empty)
  • Legal Advertising. Five Year Clause, 1933-1966
  • Legal Advertising. Highway Department Notices, 1950
  • Legal Advertising. Library Annual Report, 1942-1946
  • Legal Advertising. Newspapers - Definition - Right to Publish Leg. Advertising, 1957-1959
  • Legal Advertising. Notice to Quiet Title, 1946
  • Legal Advertising. Price of Publication, 1946-1964
  • Legal Advertising. Publication of Penalty Ordinances, 1953-1965
  • Legal Advertising. Rates, 1943-1963
  • Legal Advertising. Suspension of Paper, 1963
  • Legal Advertising. TWP Trustee Annual Report - New Law - 1951, 1951-1954
  • Liability of Employer for Employee. 1948
  • Libel. 1940-1964 (3 folders)
  • Licensing of Newspapers. 1942-1961
  • Lotteries. 1943-1968 (3 folders)
  • Misrepresentation. Liability, 1953
  • Monopolies. 1949
Box 3
  • National Newspaperboy Day. Governor's Proclamation, 1965
  • N.E.A. Bulletins. 1961-1962
  • Newspaper Cases. 1938-1960
  • Newspaper Institute of America. 1951-1960
  • Newspaper Public Information Committee. 1964-1967
  • Newspaper. Management, 1951-1967 (2 folders)
  • Newspapers. General Circulation, Undated
  • News Pictures. 1946-1947
  • Nuisance Newspapers. Undated
  • Offset. 1961-1969
  • Optometry Publicity. 1949-1965 (2 folders)
  • Ordinances. 1940-1966
  • Paper, History of. 1962
  • Pension and Profit Sharing Plan. 1949-1968
  • Photography. 1951-1963
  • Plant Layout. 1962
  • Pleadings. Contents of (Privilege). 1947-1954
  • Postal Laws and Regulations. 1939-1966 (2 folders)
  • Postal. Sectional Centers. Comments on by Members, 1965-1967
  • Public Records. Inspection of. 1948-1968 (3 folders)
  • Public Relations Brochures and Newspaper Promotion. 1943-1966
  • Publishing in Case of Disaster. 1957-1963
  • Questionable Concerns. 1951-1969
Box 4
  • Questionable Concerns (continued). 1951-1969
  • Radio. General File, 1943-1948
  • Readability of Newspapers. 1947
  • Robinson-Patman Act. 1936-1937
  • Rural Correspondents. Independent Contractors. Dearborn Pub. Col. & Winemac Repub.), 1939-1967 (2 folders)
  • Sales Tax. Adjusted Gross Income Tax, 1960-1964
  • Sales Tax. Dept. of Revenue Releases, Forms, etc., 1963-1965
  • Sales Tax. General Information, 1963
  • Sales Tax. Industry Guidelines, 1963
  • Sales Tax. Newspapers. Sales Tax Returns, 1963
  • Sales Tax. Research, 1960-1963
  • Sales Tax. Sales Tax Meeting, 1963
  • Sample Copies. 1951
  • Saturday Promotion. 1955
  • Selective Service and G. I. Bill. 1944-1951
  • Severance Pay Policies. Undated
  • Sick Leave Policies on Pay. 1953-1957
  • Social Security. Coverage, 1951-1957
  • Social Security. Federalization, 195?
  • Social Security. Old Age Benefits, 1939-1968
  • Social Security. Records Inspection, 1939
  • Social Security. Unemployment Comp., 1940-1951
  • State & Federal Govt. Offices Dealing with Personnel Relations. Received Oct. 1950, 1950?
  • Suburban Newspapers. 1961
  • Syndicated Features. 1963-1973
  • Taxation. Corporations. 1949-1962
  • Taxation. State Property. 1956-1967 (3 folders)
  • Taxation of Advertising. 1963-1969
Box 5
  • Taxes. Federal, 1946-1967
  • Taxes. Federal Withholding, 1943
  • Taxes. Gross Income, 1933-1948
  • Taxes. Illinois Rental Tax, 1961-1964
  • Taxes. License Taxes, 1964-1969
  • Tax on Advertising. Iowa. 1967-1970
  • Textbooks. 1950
  • Trademarks. 1946-1965
  • Typography. 1962-1967
  • Unemployment Compensation. Law and Matters, 1957-1966
  • Unfair Competition. 1960-1963
  • Unfair Competition and Violation of Copyright. 1955-1964
  • Veterans. Administration. 1948-1953
  • Veterans. General File. 1945
  • Wage-Hour Law. 1943-1970 (5 folders)
  • Wage-Hour Law. Amendments, 1947-1963
  • Wage-Hour Law. Correspondence, 1941-1955
  • Wage-Hour Law. Court & Administrative Rulings, etc., 1938-1963
  • Wage-Hour Law. Definitions & Coverage, 1939-1963
  • Wage-Hour Law. General File, 1958-1964
  • Wage-Hour Law. Pertaining to Weeklies, 1939-1942
  • Wage-Hour Law. "Printing," 1951
  • Wage-Hour Law. Suggested Payroll Record Forms, 1939-1940
  • Welfare. Public and Social Security, 1951
  • Workmen's Compensation Insurance. 1936-1965

II. OPEN DOOR LAW RECORDS. Dates range from 1966-1979.

Box 6
  • 1977 - Access. H.B. 1022 & S.B. 83, HSPA "Open Door Law," 1976-1977
  • Models. 1966-1979 (2 folders)
  • Revisions (1979). 1979
  • Survey. 1978
  • Task Force. 1975-1976
  • Candidates. Responses. 1976
  • Examples of Secrecy. 1975-1977 (2 folders)
  • H.B. 1237 1976. Legislative History, 1969-1977 (3 folders)
  • H.B. 1237 1976. Newspaper Articles Related to It, 1975-1976
  • Interim Study Committee (1976). 1973-1976 (3 folders)

III. JUVENILE CODE RECORDS. Dates range from 1965-1979.

  • Federation of Clubs - Attitudes Toward Juvenile Court Publications. 1969
  • H.B. 1028. 1977
Box 7
  • H.B. 1028. Proposed Amendment, 1979
  • House Enrolled Acts 2107. Undated
  • Indiana Juvenile Code. 1977
  • Indiana Juvenile Code. Proposed Final Draft (September 1977), 1977
  • Information About Juveniles - Indiana. 1965-1979 (2 folders)
  • Juvenile Records and Proceedings Access Survey. Replies. 1973
  • Policies on Juveniles. 1964-1977
  • Proposed Juvenile Code (1977-1978). 1976-1978 (2 folders)
  • Rules of Juvenile Procedure. Supreme Court of Indiana. 1973-1974
  • S.B. 15 - Access to Information (1969). 1969
  • S.B. 15, S.B. 112, & H.B. 1028. 1969-1978 (2 folders)
  • S.B. 112. Access to Information (1971). 1969-1971

IV. FREEDOM OF INFORMATION RECORDS. Dates range from 1954-1977.

  • Access to Police Records (1964-1974). 1964-1976
  • Access to Police Records (1975-1977). 1975-1977
  • Convention Legislative Speech (1969). 1969
  • Freedom of Information Center. 1968-1975
  • Freedom of Information Center. Advisory Committee Meetings (1963), 1963
  • Freedom of Information Center. Advisory Council Meeting (1967), 1967
  • Freedom of Information Center. Advisory Council Meeting (Feb, 27, 1970), 1970
Box 8
  • Freedom of Information Center. Advisory Council Memos, 1961-1970 (2 folders)
  • Freedom of Information Center. Conference (1966), 1966
  • Freedom of Information Center. Consulting, 1962-1963
  • Freedom of Information Center. Correspondence, 1963-1971
  • Freedom of Information Center. General Materials, 1958-1969
  • Freedom of Information Center. Information About, 1963-1972 (3 folders)
  • Freedom of Information Center. Information About Sustaining Members, 1963-1966
  • Freedom of Information Center. Keeping the Press Free, 1963
  • Freedom of Information Conference Speeches (1958-1961), 1958-1961
  • Freedom of Information Conference Speeches (1962-1964), 1962-1968
  • Position Papers (1963-1965). 1964-1965
  • Position Papers (1966-1970). 1966-1970
  • Sigma Delta Chi Reports. 1954-1970

V. CURRENT CASE FILES. Series is organized alphabetically by subject, some of which are further subdivided into topical divisions. Dates range from 1941-1978, with the bulk in the 1960s.

Box 9
  • Advertising. 1963-1976 (5 folders)
  • Advertising. Terre Haute Ad Club Speech. May 21, 1969, 1967-1969
  • Advertising. Unreported Cases. Recent Developments, 1961-1977 (8 folders)
  • Contempt of Court. 1963-1972 (2 folders)
  • Contempt of Court. Memphis (Tenn.) Contempt Cases, 1968
  • Contempt of Court. Unreported Cases. Recent Developments, 1962-1977
Box 10
  • Copyright. 1963-1976 (2 folders)
  • Copyright. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1963-1977
  • During-Trial Publicity. 1962-1975 (6 folders)
  • During-Trial Publicity. Post Shepard 1966-1976 (2 folders)
  • During-Trial Publicity. Unreported Cases . Recent Developments, 1975-1977 (2 folders)
  • Federal Communications Commission. 1963-1972 (2 folders)
  • Federal Communications Commission. Unreported Cases . Recent Developments, 1964-1977
  • Federal Court Jurisdiction. 1963-1970
  • Federal Court Jurisdiction. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1967-1977
  • Federal Trade Commission. 1963-1968
  • Federal Trade Commission. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1976
Box 11
  • Freedom of Press. 1962-1977 (16 folders)
Box 12
  • Freedom of Press. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1963-1969 (4 folders)
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. American Newspaper Publishers Association Report, 1966-1967 (2 folders)
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Hearings, 1965
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Medina Report. Association of the Bar of the City of New York, 1966-1967
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Reardon Report & Comments, 1964-1969 (7 folders)
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Restrictions on News Coverage by Courts, 1969-1972
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Restrictions on News Coverage by Courts. Pre-Trial, 1966-1967
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Restrictions on News Coverage by Courts. During Trial, 1966-1968
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Restrictions on News Coverage by Courts. Post-Trial, 1966-1967
  • Free Press - Fair Trial. Restrictions on News Release by Police. Pre-Trial, 1966-1967
Box 13
  • Independent Contractors (Carrier Boys - Mail Route Carrier). 1962-1974
  • Independent Contractors. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1977 (2 folders)
  • Labor Relations. 1964-1976 (4 folders)
  • Labor Relations. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1977 (7 folders)
Box 14
  • Legal Advertising and Notice. 1963-1969 (5 folders)
  • Legal Advertising and Notice. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1977 (5 folders)
  • Libel. 1962-1976 (7 folders)
Box 15
  • Libel (continued)- 1963-1967 (5 folders)
  • Libel. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1962-1977 (5 folders)
  • Libel After NY Times. 1964-1971 (7 folders)
Box 16
  • Libel After NY Times. 1964-1966
  • Libel After NY Times. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1968 (2 folders)
  • Libel (Cases #301- ). 1964-1969 (5 folders)
  • Lotteries. 1964-1975
  • Lotteries. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1977
  • Newsman.s Privilege. Federal Free Flow of Information Act, 1972-1973 (3 folders)
  • Newsman.s Privilege. National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws, 1970
  • Newspapers. General, 1964-1970
  • Newspapers. General. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1970-1974 (2 folders)
Box 17
  • Obscenity. 1961-1976 (10 folders)
  • Obscenity. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1965-1974
  • Open Meetings. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1965-1977 (5 folders)
Box 18
  • Open Meetings. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments (continued), 1969-1975 (4 folders)
  • Photography in Courtrooms. 1963-1976
  • Photography in Courtrooms. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1959-1978 (2 folders)
  • Post Office. 1963-1974
  • Post Office. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1977 (6 folders)
Box 19
  • Prejudicial Publicity. Codes of Cooperation, 1962-1968 (2 folders)
  • Prejudicial Publicity. Court Cases, 1960-1967 (2 folders)
  • Prejudicial Publicity. Law Enforcement Changes, 1963-1967 (2 folders)
  • Prejudicial Publicity. Seminars and Panels, 1964-1967 (2 folders)
  • Prejudicial Publicity. Speeches and Comment, 1963-1968 (5 folders)
  • Prejudicial Publicity. Statutory Proposals, 1961-1967
  • Prejudicial Publicity. Studies, 1953-1968 (2 folders)
Box 20
  • Pre-trial Publicity. 1963-1966 (6 folders)
  • Pre-trial Publicity. Post Sheppard, 1966-1976 (7 folders)
  • Pre-trial Publicity. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1961-1969 (2 folders)
Box 21
  • Professional Immunity Law, 1963-1977 (3 folders)
  • Professional Immunity Law. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1962-1977 (6 folders)
  • Professional Status Law for Reporters, 1949-1967
  • Protection of News Source Case. Philadelphia Bulletin, 1963
  • Public Records. 1963-1977 (3 folders)
  • Public Records. Unreported Cases - Recent Developments, 1964-1977 (3 folders)
Box 22
  • Right of Privacy. 1941-1977 (6 folders)
  • Right of Privacy. Unreported Cases . Recent Developments, 1961-1977 (4 folders)
  • Taxes. 1963-1974
  • Taxes. Unreported Cases . Recent Developments, 1964-1977 (5 folders)
Box 23
  • Trade Names and Unfair Competition, 1963-1976 (3 folders)
  • Trade Names and Unfair Competition. Unreported Cases . Recent Developments, 1965-1974
  • Wage-Hour Law. 1963-1974 (2 folders)
  • Wage-Hour Law. Unreported Cases . Recent Developments, 1964-1978 (2 folders)

VI. MISCELLANEOUS FILES. Organized alphabetically by subject. Dates range from 1964-1980, with the bulk in 1975.

  • 1975 Independent Magazine Distributors of Indiana (Obscenity Legislation). 1974-1975 (2 folders)
  • 1975 Legislature - State Campaign Financing and Election Reform Law. 1974
  • Alcoholic Beverage Advertising (Price Fixing). 1975-1980
  • Attorney Advertising. 1975-1978 (2 folders)
  • Banks vs. Holder. 1973 (2 folders)
Box 24
  • Banks vs. Holder. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 1973 (2 folders)
  • Clippings. 1975-1981 (2 folders)
  • Current Cases. 1964
  • "Display" Ordinances - Marion and Munice. 1974-1975
  • Federal and State Energy Conservation and Rationing Plans (1979-80). 1979-1980
  • Hustler and Indiana Obscenity Law. 1977
  • Indiana Periodicals Distributors Assn. - 1974 General Assembly. 1974
  • Legal Decisions - Ginsberg, Miller, Heller, Jenkins, CineCom. 1967-1973
  • Obscenity Legislation (Magazine Distributors Assn.). 1973-1974
  • Responses on Police Records Withholding. 1974-1976
  • SB46 as Introduced, SB88 as Reported From Senate Judiciary Comm. 1974-1975
  • SB88. Form in Which Passed in Senate Feb. 5, 1975. 1975
  • SB88. Amendments Proposed in House Policy Comm. March 19, 1975. 1975
  • SB88. As Amended March 19, 1975 by House Public Policy Comm. 1975
  • HB1492. Amendments Proposed in Senate Judiciary Comm. 1975
  • HB1492. As Reported Out of Senate Judiciary Comm. March 18, 1975. 1975
  • HB1492. Amendments Proposed in Senate Subcomm. [1975]
  • HB1492. As Introduced and Amended in House. 1975
  • SB88, HB1492. Legal Brief "Variable Obscenity for Minors" as Related to Legislation. [1975]
  • HB1510 Civil Proceedings. Undated
  • SB106 1974 Conference Committee Report. 1974

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