Stillwater Valley News
December 21, 1931
Jesse L. Dickensheets, 67 years old, former editor of the Sidney Gazette, died this noon at his home near Sidney, after an illness of nearly a year. Dickensheets started his newspaper career on the Sidney Journal. Five years later he went to Springfield and did job printing there for two years. He then became a reporter on the Denver, Colo., Republican, and left when he was assistant city editor to found the Sidney Gazette. Dickensheets sold his interest in the Gazette in 1898 to become manager of the Sidney Telephone company. For the last 20 years he had sold insurance.
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