Clubs, Events and Gathering

Mouse Paper 30 years old!

2017-04-07 11:28 #0 by: Grodan

The Swedish Mouse Club, SVEMUS, has a newspaper that comes out 3-6 times a year. Today it´s on pdf, but from 198x to 201x it was on paper. I was the editor a couple of years. It´s a very nice paper and it´s name is HUSMUSEN. In English it will be the HOUSE MOUSE. The format in paper was A5 (I´m not sure if this is a global term).

2017 the newspaper HUSMUSEN has it´s 30 year birthday!

Photo of some of the numbers of HUSMUSEN that I made.

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2017-04-07 13:16 #1 by: Emo

Intresting. Nice.

My website: American version
Min hemsida: Svensk version

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2017-04-07 18:32 #2 by: Niklas

Did it change look every year or are those editions from many years apart?

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2017-04-09 13:39 #3 by: Grodan

#1 Laughing

#2 First 10 years the newspaper looked the same and had a strict policy of how it should look. White. Always the same title on frontpage, standard pages and so on. Also index strict - every number some articles about facts, shows, fun and so on.

Then I became head editor and... I changed it... but I had rules of course. Like facts and fun in every number and so on. Color strict for every number:

  • blue - number 1, february
  • yellow - number 2, april
  • pink - number 3, june
  • orange - number 4, august
  • green - number 5, oktober
  • red - number 6, december

Then the numbers of papers on a year increased from 6 to 4... Because of too high cost's.

Today SVEMUS can´t afford to make the paper version at all... :-(Sad

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2017-04-10 08:39 #4 by: Niklas

Aha. On the other hand a web version, if there is one, is probably faster to update when things happen. With four issues a year you will in a worst case report on things three months after they happened. :-)

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