Launched February 2, 1884, by Edward Goulden
Ad c. 1956 Reads:
BEST FOR NEWS AND SPORT
THE LOCAL MID-WEEKLY
EVERY THURSDAY 1 1/2 D.
It's all part of the Elvy service.
with a drawing of a gentleman in a coat and hat reading the paper the names of the two papers are surrounded in an oval
1889 Printer & Publisher, E.B. Goulden, 39 St. George Street. Fridays. Price 1d.
From a 1970-1975 Government Report *The Kentish Observer & The Canterbury Times "The Kentish Observer Group includes the: Faversham Times & Mercury, Whitstable Times and Tankerton & Swalecliffe Press"
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