Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1919-1939 (2)--Original Data, 1933-1956. Owing To Changes In The Number Of Publishers Reporting, Figures Have Been Adjusted To The Total For 422 Newspapers. Source: Data For 1919-1923: Computed By NBER From Ftc In Newsprint Paper Review. Data For 1924-1939: Survey Of Current Business.
This NBER data series m01102a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter01.html.
NBER Indicator: m01102a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Newsprint Paper Consumption for United States [M0102DUSM601NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0102DUSM601NNBR, February 13, 2016.