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April 12 1919: The Edmonton Free Press, a journal of the Edmonton trades and Labour Council is first published.
For a brief article go to, http://www.edmontonhistory.ca/prelaunch/citycalledhome/remember/i_page_labour_history.php?pg=2&SSKey=9886&SectionKey=751&ScreenKey=7474