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Title:
The tickler [microform]. : (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1807-1813
Place of publication:
Philadelphia, Pa.
Geographic coverage:
  • Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  |  View more titles from this: City County, State
Publisher:
George Helmbold
Dates of publication:
1807-1813
Description:
  • Vol. 1, no. 1 (Sept. 16, 1807)-v. 6, no. 29 (Nov. 10 [i.e. 17], 1813).
Frequency:
Weekly
Language:
  • English
Subjects:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)--Newspapers.
  • Philadelphia County (Pa.)--Newspapers.
Notes:
  • Begun in Philadelphia in 1807 by George Helmbold and edited by "Toby Scratch'em," the Tickler was one of the earliest of the true comic papers. It kept up its flow of satire for six years, attacking local and national politicians and government. It also contained some advertising and poetry. Cf. American periodicals, 1741-1900.
  • Editor: 1807-, T. Scratch'em (pseud.).
  • Film incomplete: on film: Vol. 1, no. 1, 37, 52; v. 2, no. 1-26, 28, 43-46.
  • Microfilm.
  • Suspended publication Apr. 29-July 20, 1812.
LCCN:
sf 88091479
OCLC:
4017582
Holdings:
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