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The Orthodox democrat. (Barnesville, Ga.) 1885-1???

 

Title:

The Orthodox democrat.

Place of Publication:

Barnesville, Ga.

Geographic coverage:

  • Barnesville, Lamar county
  • None, Pike county

Publisher:

Wm S. Whitaker

Dates of publication:

1885-1???

Description:

  • Began in 1885.

Frequency:

Weekly

Languages:

  • English

Subjects:

  • Barnesville (Ga.)--Newspapers.
  • Georgia--Barnesville.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01216879

Notes:

  • Also on microfilm: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Libraries.
  • Description based on: Vol. 4, no. 12 (Jan. 3, 1889).

LCCN:

sn90052081

OCLC:

22191016

The Orthodox democrat. January 3, 1889

About

William S. Whitaker founded the Orthodox Democrat in 1885 in Barnesville, Georgia, as a four-page Democratic newspaper. The weekly paper was delivered every Thursday for a subscription cost of a dollar and a half per year. In 1888, the Democrat reported a circulation of 1,000. The paper ceased publication in 1889 with Whitaker as the sole editor and publisher for entirety of the newspaper’s run.