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Allow us to introduce you to the talented creators of the Disappearing Ink Podcast, the brainchild of Dr. Robby Byrd and 14 graduate students in his Advanced Multimedia Reporting class at the University of Memphis! Our mission is to bring the stories behind the Teen Appeal Newspaper to life through an oral history podcast that captures the memories of the individuals who were involved in this once-thriving publication. While exercising our interviewing skills, production expertise, and passion for storytelling, we have brought this under-appreciated piece of local history back to life, illuminating the important role of journalism in shaping the youth of Memphis. Join us as we dip into the well of Disappearing Ink and hear the stories of the visionaries behind the Teen Appeal.

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