The Special Service Company. Page: 34
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"G. I. Galley." Attention is directed to the "Army Editor's
Manual," prepared by CNS, for information on lay-out.
make-up, headlines, illustrations, proofreading, etc. Librarians
can secure needed material from CNS.
e. Preparation of stencils. Directions for the preparation
of a stencil are to be found in each package of mimeograph
stencil sheets and should be followed at all times.
f. Machine operation. The mimeograph instruction book
for the duplicator gives complete instructions for duplicating
33. DISTRIBUTION. The basis of supplies in the "Printing
and Publishing Kit" and replacements is one copy of the
newspaper for six men. Arrangements should be made with
the commanding officer of the organization served for the
most efficient and expedient distribution of copies.
34. EQUIPMENT. a. Equipment needs for publishing a
newspaper in the field are contained in Kit "I" (Printing and
Publishing Kit), (distribution: four per Special Service Company).
The kit, in addition to equipment, carries supplies
sufficient for two weekly issues. Replacement supplies are
sent to the company periodically in a different type kit.
b. Kit "I" is for publication of troop newspapers and
consists of a mimeograph duplicator together with ink, paper,
cleaning fluid, stencil forms, etc. (See fig. 7 and app. par 9.)
35. CARE OF EQUIPMENT. Proper care of equipment will
contribute to more efficient operation and longer use. When
not in use, the mimeograph machine and typewriter should
always be covered. Drain as much ink as possible from the
mimeograph machine before returning it to the kit for
movement to another location. See that the tops are screwed
tightly on all fluid containers. Exercise care to prevent damage
to screen plates, styli, and lettering guides. Make certain
that the equipment is securely packed and the lid of
the kit fastened before the kit is moved.
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