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167. Courier de Boston: affiches, annonces, 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.

Publisher: Samuel Hall.

L.C. file contains:

1789. Apr. 23-Oc.t 15. 1 v.
1789. Apr. 23-Oct. 15. 1 v. Note Page 206-208 of Oct.15, is missing, but replaced by photostat copies.

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