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William and Mary Katherine Goddard, Comic Bumps, and Black Monday Murders


My Country – The Goddard Publishing Family Justice Douglas focused on the free press a lot in these first 45 days. William Goddard published the Maryland Journal and the Baltimore Advertiser. Goddard encountered multiple mobs because of several pieces he ran from a column called “Tom Tell Truth.” The column satirically called for the colonists to accept the British’s …