OF CALLISON PUBLICATIONS & THE DAILY POST
address: 700 E. 5th St.,
note: Callison Publications has been a
major employer in Albanyville since 1865. Holdings include The Daily
Post (founded in 1875) as well as a printing plant on the north west side of
the city. The company has been owned by the Callison family since it's
owned by: Callison Publications
note: The most widely read newspaper in
Albanyville. It is also one of the most widely respected newspapers in the
area. It often features investigative articles alongside current news and
address: 5600 Industrial Dr.,
note: Owned and run by Callison
Publications, this plant is a major industry. Not only does the plant
print all books published by Callison Publications, it also prints the Daily
Post as well as other printing projects provided by other companies.
address: 2310 Spring Lake Rd.,
note: In the Callison family for
generations, the stables were once a regular part of their lives. Since
the death of Landon Callison, they are seldom used by the family.
PAGE TURNER BOOKSTORE
address: 256 Market St.,
note: the best place in town to buy new
and used books. Also, a major local distributor of releases from Callison
Publications. Right next door to Joe's Cafe.
address: 576 Imperial Way,
businesses: The Gardens Restaurant,
The Grand Sunset Room
note: This luxurious hotel is a required
stop for socially prominent out-of-towners. Gloria Swanson once stayed in
one of the penthouse suites.
address: 1865 S. Limestone St.,
note: The largest and most popular
shopping destination in Albanyville. Its multiple floors hold a vast array
of fashions, furnishings, gift items, and other merchandise.
address: 951 Henderson St., Albanyville
note: This locally based radio station is the most widely
listened to station in Albanyville and surrounding areas. It
produces a wide array of programming, a lot of which is picked up by the
network for national broadcast, including informational programming as
well as afternoon serialized dramas and game shows.