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Welcome to The Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals, 1800-1900, a subject-inclusive, language-inclusive bibliography of 50,000 publications, 48,000 personal names, 4,572 issuing bodies and 756 subjects. Editor John S. North.
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  Interesting Record: Morning Chronicle and London Advertiser, The

“Linton was the first woman to join the staff of an English newspaper; she was hired by The Morning Chronicle in 1848” (VPR).

“Dickens worked as a reporter for the paper” (Herd, 92).

“In the years from 1844 to 1846 [Thackeray] was the principle book reviewer for The Morning Chronicle, earning about 20 pounds a month from that quarter” (Dudek).

“The first message to be transmitted by telegraph for a newspaper was in May 1845 for The Morning Chronicle along the London and South Western Railway Company’s line from Portsmouth to London” (Lee, 60).

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