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BOSTON.

187. The Massachusetts gazette; and the Boston weekly news- letter. w., Sept. 28, 1769-Feb. 29, 1776.

Note: Consolidation of Draper's part of The Massachusetts gazette with The Boston weekly news-letter. No issues have been located for the period Sept. 14-Oct. 6, 1775. The issue of Oct. 13, 1775, was known as: The Massachu- setts gazette: published occasionally. The last issue located is that of Feb. 29, 1776.

Publisher: Sept. 28, 1769, Richard Draper. (Died June 5, 1774.) May 19, 1774, Richard Draper and John Boyle. June 9, 1774, Margaret Draper and John Boyle. Aug. 11, 1774, Margaret Draper. Sept. 14-Oct. 6, 1775, no issues located. Oct. 13, 1775, John Hower.

L.C. file contains:


1769. Sept. 28-Dec. 28. 1 v. Extraordinary: Nov. 17. Supplement: Sept. 28, Nov. 23. V. 512

Sept. 28-Dec. 28. 1 v. photostat. Supplement: Nov. 23. Missing: Oct. 5, 12, Nov. 9, 16, Dec. 14. V. 513
1770. Jan. 4-Dec. 27. 1 v. Extraordinary: Mar. 23, Apr. 6, May 3, 17, June 21, Aug. 9, 23, Nov. 22. Postscript: Mar. 8. Supplement: Feb. 1, Apr. 12, 19, 26, June 7, 14, July 12, 26, Aug. 2, Sept. 20, Oct. 4, 18. Bled: Jan. 18, Feb. 1, 15, 22, May 17 Extra., Aug. 16. Missing: Apr. 26, Nov. 29, Dec. 20. Note: Two editions of Mar. 15. Mutilated: Oct. 18. V. 514

Jan. 4. 1 v. photostat. Apr. 26. Oct. 4. Dec. 20. Note: Bound with this: 1771 photostats. Extraordinary: Jan. 4. Supplement: Mar. 29, Apr. 26, Sept. 20. V. 515
1771. Jan. 17-Dec. 26. 1 v. Extraordinary: Feb. 14, Apr. 4, May 9, 16, Nov. 14. Extraordinary supplement: May 16. Supplement: Mar. 14, Apr. 11, 19, 25, May 2, 23, 30, June 5 (i.e. 6), 27, July 11, 25, Aug. 1, 8, (Aug. 15 see Sept. 19), 29, Sept. 12, 19 (by mistake dated Aug. 15), 26, Oct. 3, 10, 31, Nov. 7, 22, Dec. 5, 12. Bled: Feb. 7, Dec. 26. Mutilated: Mar. 28, Apr. 4, Apr. 4 extra- ordinary, 11 extra, 19, Oct. 31 sup- plement. Missing: Jan. 3, 10, July 4. V. 516

Jan. 3-Dec. 26. 1 v. photostats. Note: Bound with 1770 photostats. Extraordinary: Feb. 14. Supplement: Apr. 25, May 16, June 13, 20, July 4, Aug. 15, Oct. 31, Dec. 26. Missing: Mar. 28-May 16, May 30, June 6, 20, 27, July 11-Dec. 19. V. 515
1772. Jan. 2-Dec. 31. 1 v. Extraordinary: Apr. 9, 30, July 16. Supplement: Jan. 16, 23, 30, Feb. 20, Mar. 5, 19, Apr. 3, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Nov. 5, 19, 26, Dec. 4, 17, 24. Missing: Mar. 12. Bled: Jan. 16, Feb. 27, Apr. 9, 16, 16 supplement, May 7, 28 supplement. V. 517

Mar. 12. 1 binder photostat. V. 518
1773. Jan. 7-Dec. 30. 1 v. Extraordinary: Feb. 4, 18, Mar. 4, 11. Supplement: Jan. 7, 21, Mar. 18, 25, Apr. 1, 8, 16, 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, June 10, 17, July 1, 15, Aug. 5, 19, 26, Sept. 23, Nov. 18, Dec. 30. Missing: Oct. 7, 14. V. 519

Oct. 7, 14. 1 binder photostat. Supplement: Sept. 30, Oct. 14. V. 520
1774. Jan. 6-Dec. 29. 1 v. Supplement: May 5, Sept. 1, 15, Nov. 10. Bled: June 16, July 7. Missing: Aug. 18, Dec. 22. Mutilated: Dec. 29. V. 521

Aug. 18. 1 binder photostat. Dec. 22. Supplement: May 19, June 9. V. 522
1775. Jan. 12, 26. Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23. Mar. 2, 23. Apr. 13. Bled: Mar. 23. Box 11, Fol. 21

Jan. 5-Dec. 28. 1 v. photostat. Note: Bound with this: 1776 photostats. Carriers address: 1775. Mutilated: Nov. 16, Dec. 28. Missing: Jan. 12, 26-Mar. 2, 23, Apr. 13, June 8-July 6, Aug. 24, Sept. 14-Oct. 6(one issue), Nov. 2, 23, Dec. 7. Note: Discontinued publication Apr. 20, 1775; resumed May 19, 1775. Ceased publication again July 13, 1775; resumed Aug. 17, 1775. V. 523
1776. Jan. 4, 11, 25. photostats Feb. 1, 22. Note: Bound with 1775 photostats. Mutilated: Feb. 22. V. 523

MICROFORMS
1769-1776. Sept. 28-Feb. 29. (microprint)
1769-1776. Sept. 28-Feb. 22. (microfilm) #2897
1769-1776. Sept. 28-Feb. 22. (microfilm) #1930

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