Meet the Newsies: Katherine Plumber (Ep. 3)


Dylan Zielinski, Anchor

Meet the Newsies: This episode I got a chance to talk to Katherine Plumber (Erin Mattewson) This young reporter wants to make a name for herself as a legitimate journalist in a time when women aren’t taken seriously. She is inspired by the potential of the brand new century. Katherine Plumber is an energetic and gifted writer. Although born into the upper class, she is determined to establish herself as a serious reporter. The newsboys’ strike may be just the chance she needs to start her career! Jack Kelly and herself strike up a deal for her to write a story about the news boy strike. Katherine makes the boys front page news! Get your tickets at