The Second 50 Forum

Accession Number: MA uu:161
MA 91:70
MA 10:24
Location:  Manuscript stacks, row 12
Dates:  1981 - 1988
Size:  1 box
Creator/Collector:  Collection created in Special Collections
Acquisition info: Donated by Jonathan Hagar
An additional accession came from a transfer from the Mary Kimbrough Papers on September 26, 2016.
Accruals:  No accruals expected
Custodial history: The collection was donated by Jonathan Hagar on February 6, 1991
Language:  English
Processed by: Jean Gosebrink, 1990s; Sarah Cain, November 2014; reprocessed, Kristina Impastato, August 2016
Conservation notes:  All issues placed within an archival box.
Scope and Content: The collection houses an incomplete run of The Second 50 Forum, a newspaper written especially for older adults in the St. Louis area. The publishing dates of the paper are unknown, but it is suspected that volume 1, number 1 was printed on November 1979. The newspaper went out of print sometime after February 1988.
The Second 50 Forum was an independent monthly newspaper. Twenty-five thousand copies were published each issue. Regular features cover a variety of topics from finances to travel, leisure, food, health and gardening. “The purpose of this newspaper is to provide a true forum or the presentation of news and views of interests to mature St. Louisans.”
Arrangement:  Chronological
Restrictions:  Copyright
Remarks:  Press Club members Mary Kimbrough and Jon Hagar both wrote for this publication.

The Second 50 Forum
1981 - 1988
1 flat storage Hollinger; 0.45 cu. ft.

Box/Folder Description
   Box 1: The Second 50 Forum
 1/1  Finding aid
 1/-  February 1981 (v2:no5)
 1/-  March 1981 (v2:no6)
 1/-  April 1981 (v2:no7)
 1/-  Mary 1981 (v2:no8)
1/-  July 16-August 16, 1981 (v2:no10)
 1/-  June 1982 (v3:no8)
 1/-  August 1982 (v3:no10)
 1/-  September 1983 (v4:no11)
 1/-  February 1984 (v5:no4)
 1/-  August 1984 (v5:no10)
 1/-  March 1985 (v6:no5)
 1/-  April 1985 (v6:no6)
 1/-  May 1985 (v6:no7)
 1/-  June 1985 (v6:no8)
 1/-  July 1985 (v6:no9)
 1/-  August 1985 (v6:no10)
 1/-  September 1985 (v6:no11)
 1/-  October 1985 (v6:no12)
 1/-  November 1985 (v7:no1)
 1/-  December 1985 (v7:no2)
 1/-  January 1986 (v7:no3)
 1/-  February 1986 (v7:no4)
 1/-  March 1986 (v7:no5)
 1/-  April 1986 (v7:no6)
 1/-  May 1986 (v7:no7)
 1/-  June 1986 (v7:no8)
 1/-  July 1986 (v7:no9)
 1/-  August 1986 (v7:no10)
 1/-  September 1986 (v7:no11)
 1/-  October 1986 (v7:no12)
 1/-  November 1986 (v8:no1)
 1/-  December 1986 (v8:no2)
 1/-  January 1987 (v8:no3)
 1/-  February 1987 (v8:no4)
 1/-  March 1987 (v8:no5) [2nd copy, MA 10:24] 
 1/-  April 1987 (v8:no6)
 1/-  May 1987 (v8:no7)
 1/-  June 1987 (v8:no8)
 1/-  July 1987 (v8:no9) [2nd copy, MA 10:24] 
 1/-  August 1987 (v8:no10)
 1/-  September 1987 (v8:no11)
 1/-  October 1987 (v8:no12)
 1/-  November 1987 (v9:no1)
 1/-  December 1987 (v9:no2)
 1/-  January 1988 (v9:no3)
 1/-  February 1988 (v9:no4)
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