Countryside Newspaper


Welcome to the Carpentersville Memories Countryside News Page. Our goal is to bring back some fun memories of growing up in the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. Please take your time and check out all of the Countryside News images and files, they are sure to bring back many memories.


We bring back Memories you didn’t know you had

Do you remember the Countryside Newspaper?

The Fox Valley Countryside Newspaper was published in Barrington IL by Barrington Press.  According to the Library of Congress the newspaper was published between 1972 and 1976.  Succeeding titles include various other versions of the same titled newspaper published until sometime around 1982.  There are Countryside newspapers still in existence today.  Below you will find articles and advertisements from 1972 along with a complete newspaper.  Enjoy taking a look at history through the Countryside Newspaper.

Complete Countryside Newspaper August 31, 1972

Images and Articles from the Countryside Newspaper


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