Winchester 02-01: The Virginia Centinel or The Winchester Mercury
Starting Date: April 2, 1788
Ending Date: December 10, 1788
Publication Frequency: Weekly
Proprietors: Richard Bowen & Co.
Issued initially as competitor to Virginia Gazette of Matthias Bartgis (024), former partner of Willcocks in that weekly; Bowen dropped "& Co." appendage to proprietary name after issue of December 10, 1788, indicating his partnership with Willcocks ended at about that time; Bowen continued as sole proprietor until his death in 1808.
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