The San Jose Mercury News
(Calif.) willdiscontinue its afternoon edition some time in the fall, the company said. Since1974 afternoon edition circulation has dropped from about 72,000 to about 23,500today. The morning Mercury News daily circulation, by contrast, is up 2.6% overleast year to almost 269,000. Afternoon home delivery customers will beconverted to morning delivery.
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