The history of custom newspaper is a well-kept secret. There are lots of newspapers which say that the first customized paper was manufactured from the late 1800s at China, but there is little if any record of the details behind this unbelievable technology.
The basics of paper-making are quite simple. On either side is a roll of paper with adhesive on one side and paper adhesive on the other side. When the glue has dried, it may be rolled up for storage or shipped out to some mill to be formed into other substances.