Issue Details: First known date: 1885 1885
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  • Australia's first Sunday paper, pioneered by W. H. Leighton Bailey.
  • A launch party was held on 14 November 1885 'at the new offices of the Globe and Sunday Times, King-street, when the new machinery was formally started "on its mission of progress and enlightenment" by the Mayor (Alderman Playfair), after which the party adjourned to luncheon.'

    Source: '[Untitled].' The Manaro Mercury, and Cooma and Bombala Advertiser 7 Nov 1885: 3.

    Sighted: 11/11/2013

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First known date: 1885
    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Charles Mark Curtiss , 1885-1930 .
      Link: Web Resource Digital copy of print publication via Australian Newspapers (AN) Service
      • Digitised issues available for the period 6 January 1895 to 1 June 1930. (Correct as of 11 November 2013.)

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Weekly (Sundays at 8.00am)
15 November 1885 issue - no. 2389 (1 June 1930)

Has serialised

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