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131. American apollo. w., Jan. 6, 1792-Dec. 25, 1794.

Note: Issued as a weekly magazine, The American apollo, Jan. 6-Sept. 28, 1792. Classified as AP2.A2A2. The issue for Sept. 28, 1792, and the separately-paged issues of the Publications of the Massachusetts Historical Society are missing. First issue in newspaper form was that of Oct. 5, 1792. Ceased publication with the issue of Dec. 25, 1794.

132. The American herald. w., s.w., Apr. 5, 1784-June 30, 1788.

Note: Continuation of The American herald: and the general advertiser. The issue of Jan. 14, 1788, was known as The American herald: and federal recorder. With the issue of Jan. 21, 1788, title again became The American herald. Ceased publication in Boston with the issue of June 30, 1788. Continued in Worcester by the American herald; and the Worcester recorder, starting with the issue of Aug. 21, 1788.

133. The American herald: and the general advertiser. w. Jan. 19-Mar. 29, 1784.

Note: Continuation of The Boston evening-post: and the general advertiser. Continued by The American herald, starting with the issue of Apr. 5, 1784.

133.5 The American herald, and the Washington gazette. w., August 1790-Dec. 13, 1790.

Note: Continuation of the Saturday evening herald, and the Washington gazette. In October 1790 title was changed slightly to American Herald. And the Washington gazette. Ceased publication with the issue of Dec. 13, 1790.

134. The American journal, and Suffolk intelligencer. w., Feb. 22-July 12, 1785.

Note: Last issue located is that of July 12, 1785.

The Anti-Courant.
See: The Little-Compton scourge, or, The Anti-Courant.
135. The Argus. s.w., w., July 22, 1791-June 28, 1793.

Note: Continuation of the Herald of fredom, begin- ning the new title July 22, 1791. The last issue located is that of June 28, 1793.

136. The Boston chronicle. w., s.w., Dec. 21, 1767-June 25, 1770.

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of June 25, 1770, vol. 3, no. 26. A proposal for printing was published on Oct. 21, 1770.

Boston daily advertiser.
See: Polar star. And Boston daily advertiser.
137. The Boston evening-post. w., Aug. 18, 1735-Apr. 24, 1775.

Note: Continuation of The Weekly rehersal. Ceased publi- cation with the issue of Apr. 24, 1775.

138. The Boston evening-post: and the general adver-tiser. w., Oct. 20, 1781-Jan. 10, 1784.

Note: Continued by The American herald: and the general advertiser, Jan. 19, 1784.

139. The Boston gazette. w., Dec. 21, 1719-Oct. 19, 1741.

Note: Between Dec. 21, 1719 through 1752, the words "New-England" were printed in smaller type above the title. Continued by The Boston gazette, or, New-England weekly journal, starting with the only issue of Oct. 20, 1741, and resulting from the incorporation with it of The New England weekly journal.

140. The Boston gazette, and the country journal. w., Apr. 12, 1756-Dec. 30, 1793.

Note: Continuation of The Boston gazette, or, Country journal. Continued by The Boston gazette, and weekly republican journal, starting with the issue of Jan. 6, 1794. Issues for Apr. 12, 1756-Apr. 5, 1779, contained a hyphen between "Boston" and "gazette" in the title. Issues of Apr. 12, 1779- Dec. 30, 1793, contain the word "the" between "and" and "country" in the title.

141. The Boston gazette, and weekly republican journal. w., Jan. 6, 1794-Sept. 17, 1798.

Note: Continuation of The Boston gazette, and the country journal.

142. Boston gazette, commercial and political. s.w., Oct. 9- Dec. 29, 1800+

Note: Continuation of J. Russell's gazette, commercial and political, beginning the new title Oct. 9, 1800. Con- tinued by the Boston gazette, starting with the issue of Jan. 3, 1803.

143. The Boston gazette, or, Country journal. w., Apr. 7, 1755-Apr. 5, 1756.

Note: Continuation of The Boston gazette, or, Weekly advertiser. Continued by The Boston gazette and country journal, starting with the issue of Apr. 12, 1756. The issue of Apr. 5, 1756, contains a hyphen between the words "Boston" and "gazette" in the title.

144. The Boston gazette, or, New England weekly journal. w., Oct. 20, 1741.

Note: Continuation of The Boston gazette, resulting from its incorporation with The New England weekly journal. Continued by The Boston gazette, or, Weekly journal, starting with the issue of Oct. 27, 1741.

145. The Boston gazette, or, Weekly advertiser. w., Jan. 3, 1753-Apr. 1, 1755.

Note: Continuation of The Boston gazette, or, Weekly journal. Continued by The Boston gazette, or Country journal, starting with the issue of Apr. 7, 1755.

146. The Boston gazette, or, Weekly journal. w., Oct. 27, 1741-Dec. 26, 1752.

Note: Continuation of The Boston gazette, or, New England weekly journal. Continued by The Boston gazette, or, Weekly advertiser, starting with the issue of Jan. 3, 1753.

147. The Boston news-letter. w., s.w., Apr. 24, 1704-Dec. 29, 1726.

Note: Continued by The Weekly news-letter, starting with the issue of Jan. 5, 1727.

148. The Boston news-letter. w., Sept. 1, 1757-Mar. 18, 1762.

Note: Continuation of The Boston weekly-news letter. Continued by The Boston news-letter, and New- England chronicle, starting with the issue of Mar. 25, 1762.

149. The Boston news-letter, and New-England chronicle. w., Mar. 25, 1762-Mar. 31, 1763.

Note: Continuation of The Boston news-letter (1757). Continued by The Massachusetts gazette, and Boston newsletter, starting with the issue of Apr. 7, 1763. Issues of Jan. 6-Dec. 30, 1762, have "the" between "and" and "New-England" in the title.

150. The Boston post-boy. w., June 11, 1750-Dec. 23, 1754.

Note: Continuation of The Boston weekly post-boy. The last known issue is Dec. 23, 1754, which may have been the last issue published, although Isaiah Thomas in his History of printing says he believed it continued "until within a few weeks of the time when the provincial stamp act took place in 1755 (Apr. 30)." Revived Aug. 22, 1757, by new publishers, under the title The Boston weekly advertiser.

151. The Boston post-boy & advertiser. w., May 30, 1763- Sept. 25, 1769.

Note: Continuation of Green & Russell's post-boy & advertiser, beginning the new title May 30, 1763. Below the title are the words "Containing the freshest advices, foreign and domestic." This phrase is variously separated from the title by a comma, a period, or a rule. With the issue of May 23, 1768, an arrangement was entered into between Green & Russell and Richard Draper, publisher of the Boston news-letter, by which a paper with the title, The Massacusetts gazette was published by the two firms as part of, or accompanying, their respective papers. The title, however, of The Boston postboy & advertiser was not changed, the most noticeable difference in appearance being the new heading of The Massachusetts gazette at the top of what generally was the third page of the paper. This arrangement lasted until the issue of Oct. 2, 1769, when the Post-boy changed its title to The Massachusetts gazette, and the Boston post-boy and advertiser.

152. The Boston price current and marine intelligencer. w., s.w., Sept. 7, 1795-June 4, 1798.

Note: With the issue of Dec. 1, 1796, the heading "A Commercial gazette" was placed above the title, changed to "Commercial Gazette" with the issue of Dec. 26, 1796, and again to "Russell's commercial gazette" with the issue of Sept. 7, 1797, but in neither case was this intended to be a part of the title. Continued by Russell's gazette, commercial and political, starting with the issue of June 7, 1798.

153. The Boston weekly advertiser. w., Aug. 22, 1757- Dec. 25, 1758.

Note: Continued by Green & Russell's Boston post-boy & advertiser, Jan. 1, 1759.

154. The Boston weekly news-letter. w., Nov. 5, 1730-Aug. 25, 1757.

Note: Continuation of The Weekly news-letter. Con- tinued by The Boston news-letter (1757), starting with the issue of Sept. 1, 1757.

155. Boston weekly news-letter. w., May 26, 1768-Sept. 21, 1769.

Note: Continuation of the Massachusetts gazette, and Boston news-letter. Continued by the Massachusetts gazette: and the Boston weekly news-letter, start- ing with the issue of Sept. 28, 1769.

156. The Boston weekly post-boy. w., Oct. (?), 1734-June 4, 1750.

Note: Continued by The Boston post-boy, starting with the issue of June 11, 1750. The earliest issue located is that of Apr. 21, 1735; the first issue may have been printed on Nov. 18, 1734.

157. The Censor. w., Nov. 23, 1771-May 2, 1772.

Note: Paged continuously. The last issue located is that of May 2, 1772.

158. Columbian centinel . s.w., June 16, 1790-Oct. 2, 1799.

Note: Continuation of the Massachusetts centinel. Con- tinued by the Columbian centinel, & Massachusetts Federalist, starting with the issue of Oct. 5, 1799.

159. Columbian centinal. Massachusetts Federalist. s.w., July 5-Dec. 31, 1800+

Note: Continuation of the Columbian centinel & Massachusetts Federaist. Continued by the Columbian centinel (1804), staring with the issue of Sept. 5, 1804.

160. Columbian centinel & Massachusetts Federalist. s.w., Oct. 5, 1799-July 2, 1800.

Note: Continuation of the Columbian centinel (1790). Issues from Nov. 13, 1799-July 2, 1800, had an "and" in place of an "&" in the title. Continued by the Columbian centinel. Massachusetts Federalist, starting with the issue of July 5, 1800.

Commercial gazette.
See: The Boston price current and marine intelligencer.
The Constitutional courant.
See: Woodbridge, N.J.
161. The Constitutional telegraph. s.w., Oct. 2, 1799-Dec. 31, 1800+

Note: As of Jan. 1, 1800, title became: The Constitutional telegraphe. Continued by the Republican gazetteer, starting with the issue of May 26, 1802.

162. Continental journal, and weekly advertiser. w., May 30, 1776-June 21, 1787.

Note: Between Apr. 28, 1785-June 21, 1787, title became: The Continental journal,and the weekly advertiser. Ceased publication with the issue of June 21, 1787.

Country journal.
See: The Boston gazette, or, Country journal.
163. The Courier . s.w., July 1-Oct. 17, 1795.

Note: Continued by The Courier. Boston evening gazette and universal advertiser, starting with the issue of Oct. 21, 1795.

164. The Courier. Boston evening gazette and universal advertiser. s.w., Oct. 21-Dec. 16, 1795.

Note: Continuation of The Courier. Continued by The Courier. Boston evening gazette, and general adver- tiser, starting with the issue of Dec. 19, 1795.

165. The Courier. Boston evening gazette, and general advertiser. s.w., Dec. 19, 1795-Mar. 5, 1796.

Note: Continuation of The Courier. Boston evening gazette and universal advertiser. The last issue published was that of Mar. 5, 1796.

166. The Courier and general advertiser. s.w., Nov. 3-Dec. 8, 1796.

Note: Continuation of the Federal orrery, beginning the new title Nov. 3, 1796. Ceased publication with the issue of Dec. 8, 1796.

167. Courier de Boston: affiches, announces, et avis. w., Apr. 23-Oct. 15, 1789. Classified as AP21.A2C7.

Note: In April, 1789, he (Samuel Hall) began print- ing in the french language, a newspaper, entitled Courier de Boston. This was a weekly paper, printed on a sheet of crown in quarto, for J. Nancrede, a Frenchman, who then taught the language of his nation at the university, and was afterwards a bookseller in Boston; but his name did not appear in the imprint of the paper. (Isaiah Thomas, The History of printing in America. v. 1, page 178. Boston, 1874.) Paged continuously. Ceased pub- lication with Oct. 15, 1789.

The Evening entertainer.
See: The Times, or, The Evening entertainer.
168. The Evening post; and the general advertiser. w., Oct. 17, 1778-Feb. 26, 1780.

Note: Continued by The Morning chronicle; and the general advertiser, March 9, 1780.

169. The Exchange advertiser. w., Dec. 30, 1784-Jan. 4, 1787.

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of Jan. 4, 1787.

170. Federal gazette and daily advertiser. d., Jan. 1-Mar. 5, 1798.

Note: Continued by the Federal gazette and general adver- tiser, starting with the issue of Mar. 8, 1798.

171. Federal gazette and general advertiser. s.w., Mar. 8-26, 1798.

Note: Continuation of the Federal gazette and daily advertiser. Ceased publication with the issue of Mar. 26, 1798.

172. Federal orrery. s.w., Oct. 20, 1794-Oct. 31, 1796.

Note: Continued by The Courier and general adver- tiser, Nov. 3, 1796.

173. Green & Russells Boston post-boy & advertiser. w., Jan. 1, 1759-May 23, 1763.

Note: Continuation of The Boston weekly advertiser, beginning the new title Jan. 1, 1759. Continued by The Boston post-boy & advertiser, May 30, 1763.

174. The Herald of freedom. s.w., Mar. 16, 1790-July 19, 1791.

Note: Continuation of The Herald of freedom and the federal advertiser. Continued by The Argus, starting with the issue of July 22, 1791.

175. The Herald of freedom and the federal advertiser. s.w., Sept. 15, 1788-Mar. 12, 1790.

Note: Continued by The Herald of freedom, starting with the issue of Mar. 16, 1790.

176. The Independent advertiser. w., Jan. 4, 1748-Dec. 5, 1749.

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of Dec. 5, 1749.

177. Independent chronicle. w., Sept. 19-Oct. 31, 1776.

Note: Continuation of The New-England chronicle. Continued by The Independent chronicle. And the universal advertiser, starting with the issue Nov. 7, 1776.

178. The Independent chronicle. And the universal advertiser. w., s.w., Nov. 7, 1776-Dec. 29, 1800+

Note: Continuation of the Independent chronicle (1776). Continued by the Independent chronicle, starting with the issue of Dec. 21, 1801.

179. The Independent ledger, and the American advertiser. w., June 15, 1778-Oct. 16, 1786.

Note: Between the dates June 15-July 13, 1778, the word "the" was missing between the words "and" and "American" in the title. Ceased publication with the issue of Oct. 16, 1786.

The Little-Compton scourge, or, The Anti-Courant.
See: The New-England courant (1721).
180. J. Russell's gazette, commercial and political. s.w., Dec. 17, 1798-Oct. 6, 1800.

Note: Continuation of Russell's gazette, commercial and political. Continued by the Boston gazette, commercial and political, starting with the issue of Oct. 9, 1800.

181. The Massachusetts centinel. s.w., Oct. 16, 1784-June 12, 1790.

Note: Continuation of The Massachusetts centinel: and the Republican journal. Continued by the Columbian centinel, starting with the issue of June 16, 1790.

182. The Massachusetts centinel: and the Republican journal. s.w., Mar. 24-Oct. 13, 1784.

Note: Continued by The Massachusetts centinel, starting with the issue of Oct. 16, 1784.

The Masschusetts gazette (1765).
See: The Massachusetts gazette. And Boston news- letter.
183. The Massachusetts gazette. s.w., May 23, 1768- Sept. 25, 1769.

Note: Published on Mondays and Thursdays, the issues of Monday being printed by Green & Russell, as part of or accompanying the Boston post-boy and adver- tiser, and the Thursday issues by Draper, as part of or accompanying The Boston weekly news-letter. Ceased publication on Sept. 25, 1769, Draper merging the portion he published in The Massachusetts gazette, and the Boston weekly newsletter, first issue Sept. 28, 1769; and Green & Russell merging their portion in The Massachusetts gazette, and the Boston post-boy and advertisler, the first issue of which was Oct. 2, 1769.

184. The Massachusetts gazette. w., s.w., Nov. 28, 1785- Nov. 11, 1788.

Note: Continuation of The Salem gazette, which removed to Boston and changed title, Nov. 28, 1785. Ceased publication Nov. 11, 1788.

185. The Massachusetts gazette. And Boston news-letter. w., Apr. 7, 1763-May 19, 1768.

Note: Continuation of The Boston news-letter, and the New England chronicle, starting with the issue of Apr. 7, 1763. During a brief period between Nov. 7, 1765-May 15, 1766, title was known as: The Massachusetts gazette. Continue by the Boston weekly news-letter, starting with the issue of May 26, 1768.

186. The Massachusetts gazette, and the Boston post-boy and advertiser. w., Oct. 2, 1769-Apr. 17, 1775.

Note: Consolidation of Green & Russell's part of The Massachusetts gazette with The Boston post- boy & advertiser, beginning Oct. 2, 1769. From Apr. 26, 1773, a semicolon was used in the title in place of the comma. Last issue located is that of Apr. 17, 1775.

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.

188. Massachusetts mercury . t.w., Jan. 1-June 28, 1793.

Note: Continued by The Mercury (1793), starting with the issue of July 2, 1793.

Massachusetts mercury (1795).
See: The Mercury (1793).
189. Massachusetts mercury . s.w., Jan. 3, 1797-Dec. 30, 1800.

Note: Continuation of The Mercury (1793). Continued by The Mercury and New-England palladium, starting with the issue of Jan. 2, 1801.

190. Massachusetts spy. t.w., s.w., w., July 17, 1770-Oct. 1, 1772.

Note: Continued by The Massachusetts spy, or, Thomas's Boston journal, starting with the issue of Oct. 8, 1772.

191. The Massachusetts spy, or, Thomas's Boston journal. w., Oct. 8, 1772-Apr. 6, 1775.

Note: Continuation of The Massachusetts spy. Removed to Worcester after the Apr. 6, 1775 issue, where it was continued as The Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty, starting with the issue of May 3, 1775.

192. The Mercury . s.w., July 2, 1793-Dec. 30, 1796.

Note: Continuation of The Massachusetts mercury. For a brief period between Dec. 4, 1795-July 5, 1796, title was known as the Massachusetts mercury (1795). With the issue of July 8, 1796, title again became known as The Mercury. Continued by the Massachusetts mercury (1797), starting with the issue of Jan. 3, 1797.

193. The Morning chronicle; and the general advertiser. w., Mar. 9, 1780-May 11, 1780.

Note: Continuation of The Evening post; and the general advertiser. Issues for Mar. 23 and Apr. 20, 1780, were known as The Morning chronicle & general advertiser. Ceased publication with the issue of May 11, 1780.

194. The New-England chronicle. w., Apr. 25-Sept. 12, 1776.

Note: Removed from Cambridge, Mass., Apr. 25, 1776, continuation of the New-England chronicle, or, The Essex gazette. Continued by The Independent chronicle, Sept. 19, 1776.

195. The New-England courant. w., Aug. 7, 1721-June 25, 1726.

Note: Last issue located is June 25, 1726.

196. The New England weekly journal.. w., Mar. 20, 1727-Oct. 13, 1741.

Note: Issues from 1728-1734 have a hyphen between the words "New" and "England". Ceased publication with the issue of Oct. 13, 1741, and incorporated with The Boston gazette.

New England weekly journal (1741).
See: The Boston gazette, or, New England weekly journal .
197. Nocturnal mail.

Note: Probably issued by the Massachusetts mercury.

198. Polar star and Boston daily advertiser. d., Nov. 14, 1796-Feb. 2, 1797.

Note: Continuation of the Polar-star: Boston daily advertiser. The last issue located is that of Feb. 2, 1797.

199. Polar-star: Boston daily advertiser. d., Oct. 6-Nov. 12, 1796.

Note: "Polar star" appears within the title ornament in issues between Oct. 10-Nov. 12, 1796. Continued by the Polar star and Boston daily advertiser, starting with the issue of Nov. 14, 1796.

200. Publick occurences both forreign and domestick. m., Sept. 25, 1690.

Note: Although suppressed after the first issue, this is recognized as the earliest newspaper printed on the American continent. A publication entitled The Present state of the New-English affairs, was published the year before, but it was printed on one side, and as a result comes under the category of broadside or news sheet. The only copy located of Publick occurences is preserved among the archives of the Public Record Office in London. The first paragraph states: "It is designed, that the Countrey shall be furnished once a moneth (or if any Glut of Occurrences happen, oftener,) with an Account of such consid- erable things as have arrived unto our Notice." In response to the publication, however, the Governor and Council issued the following order on Sept. 29, 1690: "Whereas some have lately presumed to Print and Disperse a Pamphlet, Entitled, Publick Occurrences, both Forreign and Domestick: Boston, Thursday, Septemb 25th, 1690. Without the least Privity or Countenance of Authority. The Governour and Council having had the perusal of the said Pamphlet, and find- ing that therein is contained Reflections of a very high nature: As also sundry doubtful and uncertain Reports, do hereby manifest and declare their high Resentment and Disallowance of said Pamphlet, and Order that the same be Suppressed and called in; strickly forbidding any person or persons for the future to Set forth any thing in Print without License first obtained from those that are or shall be appointed by the Government to grant the same."

Russell's commercial gazette and Boston price current and marine intelligencer.
See: The Boston price current and marine intell- igencer.
201. Russell's gazette, commercial and political. s.w., June 7-Dec. 13, 1798.

Note: Continuation of The Boston price current and marine intelligencer. Continued by J. Russell's gazette, commercial and political, starting with the issue of Dec. 17, 1798.

Thomas's Boston journal.
See: The Massachusetts spy, or, Thomas's Boston journal.
201.5 Saturday evening herald, and the Washington gazette. w., July 17, 1790-August (?), 1790.

Note: Continued by The American herald, and the Washington gazette, some time in August 1790.

202. The Times, or, The Evening entertainer. t.w. Oct. 4-Nov. 8, 1794.

Note: Last issue located is that of Nov. 8, 1794.

Weekly advertiser.
See: Boston gazette, or, Weekly advertiser.
Weekly journal.
See: The Boston gazette, or, Weekly journal.
203. The Weekly news-letter. w., Jan. 5, 1727-Oct. 29, 1730.

Note: Continuation of The Boston news-letter (1704). Continued by The Boston weekly news letter, starting with the issue of Nov. 5, 1730.

204. The Weekly rehearsal. w., Sept. 27, 1731-Aug. 11, 1735.

Note: "The Weekly rehearsal...was carried on at the expense of some gentlemen who formed themselves into a political or literary club, and wrote for it. At the head of this club was the late celebrated Jeremy (Jeremiah) Gridley, Esq., who was the real editor of the paper. (Thomas's History of printing in America, v. 1, page 125, Albany, 1874.) The last issue was that of August 11, 1735. Continued by The Boston evening- post, Aug. 18, 1735.

BROOKFIELD

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Brookfield advertiser.
See: Moral and political telegraph, or, Brookfield advertiser.
Brookfield advertiser.
See: Worcester intelligencer, or, Brookfield advertiser.
The Farmers' journal.
See: The Political repository, or, Farmer's journal.
205. The Moral and political telegraphie, or, Brookfield advertiser. w., May 6, 1795-Aug. 17, 1796.

Note: Continuation of the Worcester County intelli- gencer, or, Brookfield advertiser. Ceased publi- cation with the issue of Aug. 17, 1796.

206. The Political repository, or, Farmer's journal. w., Aug. 14, 1798-Dec. 30, 1800+

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of May 4, 1802.

207. The Worcester County intelligencer, or, Brookfield advertiser. w., Jan. 6-Apr. 28, 1795.

Note: Continuation of The Worcester intelligencer, or, Brookfield advertiser. Continued by the Moral and political telegraphe, or, Brookfield advertiser, starting with the issue of May 6, 1795.

208. The Worcester intelligencer, or, Brookfield advertiser. w., Oct. 7-Dec. 30, 1794.

Note: Continued by The Worcester County intelligencer, or, Brookfield advertiser, starting with the issue of Jan. 6, 1795.

CAMBRIDGE

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209. The New-England chronicle, or, The Essex gazette. w., May 12, 1775-Apr. 4, 1776.

Note: Continuation of The Essex gazette, Salem, Mass., beginning the new title May 12, 1775. Continued at Boston as The New-England chronicle, Apr. 25, 1776. No issue Feb. 15, 1776, one-half sheet only Feb. 22, 1776.

CHARLESTOWN

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210. The American recorder, and the Charlestown advertiser. s.w., w., Dec. 9, 1785-May 25, 1787.

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of May 25, 1787.

DEDHAM

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211. Columbian Minerva. w., Jan. 3, 1799-Dec. 30, 1800+

Note: Continuation of The Minerva. Ceased pub- lication with the issue of Sept. 4, 1804.

211.5 Minerva. w. Oct. 11, 1796-Dec. 27, 1798.

Note: Continued by the Columbian minerva, starting with the issue of Jan. 3, 1799.

GREENFIELD

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212. Greenfield gazette. w., Aug. 2, 1792-Feb. 26, 1795.

Note: Continuation of The Impartial intelligencer. Continued by the Greenfield gazette, or, Massachusetts and Vermont telegraphe, starting with the issue of Mar. 5, 1795.

213. Greenfield gazette. A register of genuine Federalism. w., Aug. 28, 1798-Dec. 26, 1800+

Note: Continuation of the Greenfield gazette. An impartial register of the times. Continued by the Greenfield gazette (1802), starting with the issue of June 7, 1802.

214. Greenfield gazette. An impartial register of the times. w., Jan. 4-Aug. 27, 1798.

Note: Continuation of the Greenfield gazette, or, Massachusetts and Vermont telegraphe. Continued by the Greenfield gazette. A register of genuine Federalism, starting with the issue of Aug. 28, 1798.

215. Greenfield gazette, or, Massachusetts and Vermont telegraphe. w., Mar. 5, 1795-Dec. 28, 1797.

Note: Continuation of the Greenfield gazette (1792). Con- tinued by the Greenfield gazette. An impartial register of the times, starting with the issue of Jan. 4, 1798.

216. The Impartial intelligencer. w., Feb. 1, 1792-July 26, 1792.

Note: Continued by the Greenfield gazette, Aug. 2, 1792.

Massachusetts and Vermont telegraphe.
See: Greenfield gazette, or, Massachusetts and Vermont telegraphe.

HAVERHILL

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217. Guardian of freedom. w., Sept. 16, 1793-Nov. 5, 1795.

Note: The last issue located is that of Nov. 5, 1795.

218. Haverhill federal gazette. w., Oct. 26, 1798-Nov. 27, 1799.

Note: Continuation of the Impartial herald. Ceased publi- cation with the issue of Nov. 27, 1799.

Haverhill gazette.
See: Haverhill federal gazette.
219. Impartial herald . w., July 27-Oct. 19, 1798.

Note: Continued by the Haverhill federal gazette, starting with the issue of Oct. 26, 1798.

220. The Observer. w., Dec. 5-6, 1800+

Note: Continued by the Haverhill observer, starting with the issue of Jan. 7, 1803.

LEOMINSTER

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American herald.
See: The Telescope, or, American herald.
221. Political focus. w., July 5, 1798-Dec. 5, 1799.

Note: Last issue located is that of Dec. 5, 1799.

222. The Rural repository. w., Oct. 22, 1795-Apr. 13, 1797.

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of Apr. 13, 1797.

223. The Telescope, or American herald. w., Jan. 2-Dec. 25, 1800+

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of Oct. 14, 1802.

NEW BEDFORD

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224. Columbian courier. w., Dec. 8, 1798-Dec. 26, 1800+

Note: Continued by the Columbian courier and weekly miscellany, starting with the issue of Dec. 3, l802.

225. The Medley, or, Newbedford marine journal. w., Nov. 27, 1792-Oct. 18, 1799.

Note: The last issue located is that of Oct. 18, 1799.

Newbedford marine journal.
See: The Medley, or, Newbedford marine journal.

NEWBURYPORT

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226. The Essex journal. w., Dec. 11, 1776-Feb. 13, 1777.

Note: Continuation of The Essex journal, or, The New-Hampshire packet and the weekly advertiser. Ceased publication with the issue of Feb. 13, 1777.

227. The Essex journal and Merrimack packet, or, The Massachu- setts and New-Hampshire general advertiser. w., Dec. 4, 1773-June 23, 1775.

Note: Continued by The Essex journal, or, The Mass- achusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser, starting with the issue of June 30, 1775.

228. The Essex journal and New-Hampshire packet. w., Nov. 10, 1775-Oct. 25, 1776.

Note: Continuation of The Essex journal, or, New- Hampshire packet. Continued by The Essex journal, or, The New-Hampshire packet and the weekly advertiser, starting with the issue of Nov. 1, 1776.

229. The Essex journal & New Hampshire packet. w., Dec. 13, 1786-Apr. 2, 1794.

Note: Continuation of The Essex journal and the Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general adver- tiser. Ceased publication Apr. 2, 1794, and was continued by The Morning star, Apr. 8, 1794.

230. The Essex journal and the Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser. w., July 9, 1784-Dec. 6, 1786.

Note: This paper might be considered a revival of The Essex journal established in 1773. John Mycall was also publisher of that journal when it ceased publication in 1777. The later paper, however, has a different size, type, page heading and style, and begins with no. 1. Continued by The Essex journal & New Hampshire packet, starting with the issue of Dec. 13, 1786.

231. The Essex journal, or, New-Hampshire packet. w., Aug. 4- Nov. 3, 1775.

Note: Continuation of The Essex journal, or, The Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser. Continued by The Essex journal and New-Hampshire packet, starting with the issue of Nov. 10, 1775.

232. The Essex journal, or, The Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser. w., June 30-July 28, 1775.

Note: Continuation of The Essex journal and Merrimack packet, or, The Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser. Continued by The Essex journal, or, New-Hampshire packet, starting with the issue of Aug. 4, 1775.

233. The Essex journal, or, The New-Hampsire packet and the weekly advertiser. w., Nov. 1-Dec. 5, 1776.

Note: Continuation of The Essex journal and New-Hampshire packet. Issues for Nov. 15, 20, 1776 were known as The Essex journal. With the issue of Nov. 28, 1776, title again became The Essex journal, or, The New-Hampshire packet and the weekly advertiser. Continued by The Essex journal, starting with the issue of Dec. 11, 1776.

234. Impartial herald. w., s.w., May 18, 1793-Oct. 27, 1797.

Note: Combined with the Political gazette to form The Newburyport herald and country gazette, Oct. 31, 1797.

The Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser.
See: The Essex journal and Merrimack packet, or, The Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser.
The Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser.
See: The Essex journal, or, The Massachusetts and New-Hampshire general advertiser.
235. The Morning star. w., Apr. 8-Dec. 3, 1794.

Note: Continuation of The Essex journal & New-Hampshire packet. Ceased publication with the issue of Dec. 3, 1794, Tucker having sold out to Blunt & March, the publisher of the Impartial herald. (Brigham.)

236. The Newburyport herald and country gazette. s.w., Oct. 31, 1797-Dec. 30, 1800+

Note: Result of the consolidation of the Political gazette and the Impartial herald. Continued by the Newburyport herald, starting with the issue of Mar. 4, 1803.

New-Hampshire packet.
See: The Essex journal, or, New-Hampshire packet.
The New-Hampsire packet and the weekly advertiser.
See: The Essex journal, or, The New-Hampshire packet and the weekly advertiser.
237. Political gazette. w., Apr. 30, 1795-Oct. 27, 1797.

NOTE: Combined with the Impartial herald to form The Newburyport herald and country gazette, Oct. 31, 1797.

NORTHAMPTON

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238. Hampshire gazette. w., Sept. 6, 1786-Dec. 31, 1800+

Note: Continued by the Hampshire gazette. And Northhampton advertiser, starting with the issue of July 19, 1815.

239. Patriotic gazette. w., Apr. 12, 1799-June 23, 1800.

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of June 23, 1800.

PITTSFIELD

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240. Berkshire chronicle. w., May 8-Dec. 12, 1788.

Note: Continued by The Berkshire chronicle and the Massachusetts intelligencer, starting with the issue of Dec. 19, 1788.

240.5. Berkshire chronicle, and the Massachusetts Intelligencer. w., Dec. 19, 1788-Sept. 30, 1790.

Note: Continues the Berkshire chronicle..

241. The Sun. w., Sept. 16-Dec. 30, 1800+

Note: Continued by The Pittsfield sun, starting with the issue of May 23, 1803.

PLYMOUTH

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242. The Plymouth journal, and the Massachusetts advertiser. w., Mar, 19, 1785-June 13, 1786.

Note: Last issue located is that of June 13, 1786.

SALEM

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243. The American gazette, or, The Constitutional journal. w., June 18-July 30, 1776.

Note: The date established given above is that of v. 1, no. 1, the first regular issue, but an unnumbered extraordinary appeared June 12, 1776. The last issue located is that of July 30, 1776.

The Constitutional journal.
See: The American gazette, or, The Constitutional journal.
244. The Essex gazette. w., Aug. 2, 1768-May 2, 1775.

Note: Paged consecutively Aug. 2, 1768-1774. Subtitle, "Containing the freshest advices, both foreign and domestic," follows title after a period and line. Removed to Cambridge and changed its title to The New-England chronicle, or, The Essex gazette, May 12, 1775. The final issue at Salem was for May 2, 1775.

245. The Impartial register. s.w., May 12-July 28, 1800.

Note: Continued by The Salem impartial register, July 31, 1800.

Newbury and Marblehead advertiser.
See: The Salem gazette, or, Newbury and Marblehead advertiser.
246. The Salem gazette. w., Oct. 18, 1781-Nov. 22, 1785.

Note: Continued by The Massachusetts gazette, pub- lished in Boston, starting with the issue of Nov. 28, 1785.

247. The Salem gazette. w., s.w., Jan. 5, 1790-Dec. 30, 1800+

Note: Continuation of The Salem mercury. Continued by the Salem daily gazette, starting in 1892.

248. The Salem gazette, and general advertiser. w., Jan 2- Sept. 4, 1781.

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of Sept. 4, 1781.

249. The Salem gazette, or, Newbury and Marblehead advertiser. w., Dec. 9, 1774-Apr. 21, 1775.

Note: Continuation of The Salem gazette, and Newbury and Marblehead advertiser. The last issue located is that of Apr. 21, 1775.

250. The Salem impartial register . s.w., July 31-Dec. 29, 1800+

Note: A continuation of The Impartial register. Con- tinued by The Salem register, starting with the issue of Jan. 4, 1802.

251. The Salem mercury. w., Apr. 15, 1788-Dec. 29, 1789.

Note: Continuation of The Salem mercury: political, commercial, and moral. Last issue was that of Dec. 29, 1789. Beginning Jan. 5, 1790, Cushing published The Salem gazette, which title commences a new numbering.

252. The Salem mercury: political, commercial, and moral. w., Oct. 14, 1786-Apr. 8, 1788.

Note: The issue of June 5, 1787, omits the colon, and from June 12, 1787-Apr. 8, 1788, it is replaced by a semi- colon. Continued by The Salem Mercury, starting with the issue of Apr. 15, 1788.

SPRINGFIELD

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253. Federal spy. w., Dec. 2, 1794-Dec. 30, 1800+

Note: Continuation of The Federal spy and Springfield weekly advertiser. Continued by the Hampshire Federalist, starting with the issue of Jan. 7, 1806.

254. The Federal spy and Springfield advertiser. w., Jan. 29- Dec. 17, 1793.

Note: Continuation of the Federal spy (1792). Continued by The Federal spy and Springfield weekly advertiser, starting with the issue of Dec. 24, 1793; this title was in turn continued by the Federal spy (1794), starting with the issue of Dec. 2, 1794.

The Federal spy and Springfield weekly advertiser.
See: The Federal spy (1794).
General advertiser.
See: The Massachusetts gazette, or, The General advertiser.
255. Hampshire and Berkshire chronicle. w., Oct. 26, 1791- Sept. 6, 1796.

Note: Continuation of The Hampshire chronicle. Ceased publication with the issue of Sept. 6, 1796. Absorbed by the Federal spy (1794).

256. The Hampshire chronicle. w., Mar. 6, 1787-Oct. 19, 1791.

Note: Continued by Hampshire and Berkshire chronicle, starting with the issue of Oct. 26, 1791.

General advertiser.
See: The Massachusetts gazette, or, The General advertiser.
257. The Hampshire herald. w., Nov. 15, 1785-Sept. 26, 1786.

NOTE: Continuation of The Hampshire herald, or, The Weekly advertiser. Ceased publication with the issue of Sept. 26, 1786.

258. The Hampshire herald, or, The Weekly advertiser. w., July 27, 1784-Nov. 8, 1785.

Note: Continuation of The Massachusetts gazette, or, General advertiser. Continued by The Hampshire herald, starting with the issue of Nov. 15, 1785.

259. The Massachusetts gazette, or, The General advertiser. w., Aug. 13, 1782-July 20, 1784.

Note: Continuation of The Massachusetts gazette, or, The Springfield and Northampton weekly advertiser. Con- tinued by the Hampsire herald, or, The Weekly advertiser, starting with the issue of July 27, 1784.

260. The Massachusetts gazette, or, The Springfield and North- ampton weekly advertiser. w., May 14-Aug. 6, 1782.

Note: Continued by The Massachusetts gazette, or, The General advertiser, starting with the issue of Aug. 13, 1782.

The Springfield and Northampton weekly advertiser.
See: The Massachusetts gazette, or, The Springfield and Northampton weekly advertiser.
The Weekly advertiser.
See: The Hampshire herald, or, The Weekly advertiser.

STOCKBRIDGE

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261. Andrews's western star. w., June 17, 1794-Feb. 20, 1797.

Note: Continuation of The Western star (1789). Con- tinued by The Western star (1797), starting with the issue of Feb. 27, 1797.

262. The Western star. w., Dec. 1, 1789-June 10, 1794.

Note: Continued by Andrews's western star, starting with the issue of June 17, 1794.

263. The Western star. w., Feb. 27, 1797-Dec. 29, 1800+

Note: Continuation of Andrews's western star. The last issue located is that of Nov. 8, 1806. In January 1807 the paper was removed to Pittsfield and continued without change of volume or numbering by The Berkshire reporter.

WATERTOWN

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264. The Boston-gazette, and country journal. w., June 5, 1775-Oct. 28, 1776.

Note: Removed from Boston, June 5, 1775, because of the war. After publishing the issue of Oct. 28, 1776, Edes returned to Boston and continued the paper there with the issue of Nov. 4, 1776.

The Boston gazette, and the country journal.
See: title under City of Boston.

WORCESTER

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265. American herald,and the Worcerster recorder. w., Aug. 21, 1788-Oct. 8, 1789.

Note: A continuation of the The American herald of Boston. The paper was removed to Worcester, and established there with the issue of August 21, 1788. The last issue located was that of Oct. 8, 1789.

American oracle of liberty.
See: Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty.
American oracle of liberty (1775).
See: The Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty.
American oracle of liberty (April 1778).
See: Haswell's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty.
American oracle of liberty (June 1778).
See: Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty.
266. Haswell's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty. w., Apr. 9, 16, 23; May 14-June 18, 1778.

Note: Continuation of The Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty. Continued by Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty, starting with the issue of June 25, 1778.

Haswell's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty (1777).
See: The Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty.
267. The Independent gazetteer. w., Jan. 7-Dec. 30, 1800+

Note: Ceased publication with the issue of Dec. 29, 1801.

268. The Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty. w., May 3, 1775-Apr. 2, 30, May 7, 1778.

Note: Continuation of The Massachusetts spy, or, Thomas's Boston journal, published in Boston. For the following periods, title was: Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty, Aug. 16, 1775-May 31, 1776; The Massachusetts spy American oracle of liberty, Jan. 2-9, 1777; Haswell's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty, sometime between July 31 and Aug. 14, 1777-Dec. 4, 1777, Mar. 5, 26, 1778; Massachusetts spy & co., Jan. 29, 1778. Continued by Haswell's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty, starting with the issue of Apr. 9, 1778.

269. Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty. w., June 25, 1778-May 17, 1781.

Note: Continuation of Haswell's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty. Continued by Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, The Worcester gazette, starting with the issue of May 24, 1781.

270. Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, the Worcester gazette. w., May 24, 1781-Mar. 30, 1786.

Note: Continuation of Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty. From Apr. 11, 1782 to Mar. 4, 1784, the word "the" was in the title between the words "Thomas's" and "Massachusetts". From Mar. 11, to Dec. 30, 1784, the word "The" in the title was removed from between the words "or" and "Worcester". Title ceased publication as a newspaper with the issue of Mar. 30, 1786. With the issue of Apr. 3, 1788, the title was continued by the newspaper, entitled Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, The Worcester gazette (1788).

271. Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, The Worcester gazette. w., Apr. 3, 1788-Dec. 31, 1800+

Note: Continuation of the Worcester magazine, published in magazine format, which was a continuation of the newspaper, Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, The Worcester gazette (1781). During the following dates title was: Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, Worcester gazette, Mar. 2, 1796-Dec. 31, 1800+. Continued by The Massachusetts spy, or, Worcester gazette, starting with the issue of Oct. 17, 1810.

Worcester gazette (1781).
See: Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, The Worcester gazette (1781).
The Worcester gazette (1788).
See: Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, The Worcester gazette (1788).
Thomas's Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty (1775).
See: The Massachusetts spy, or, American oracle of liberty.

BOSTON

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272. The Present state of the New-English affairs.
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