• Created Date
  • 1928
  • Description
  • The Speedometer was a monthly or sometimes bi-weekly newsletter of the Louisville Cement Company in Speed, Indiana. The newsletter was focused on safety issues at the plant but also included human interest stories. The Speedometer began publication in 1921 and continued through 1929. In 1937, the company created The Warning Star newsletter. It is unclear how many issues of this were produced. The Speedometer came back into publication in July ... more
    The Speedometer was a monthly or sometimes bi-weekly newsletter of the Louisville Cement Company in Speed, Indiana. The newsletter was focused on safety issues at the plant but also included human interest stories. The Speedometer began publication in 1921 and continued through 1929. In 1937, the company created The Warning Star newsletter. It is unclear how many issues of this were produced. The Speedometer came back into publication in July 1941 and continuing publication until September 1956. The newsletter then became known as The Speed Way which was published through 1968. In 1969, the newsletter became the Louisville Cement Magazine which was published quarterly. less