Place of Publication: Harrington, NC
Frequency: Presumably “semi-weekly”, as the name suggests; published Tuesdays and Fridays; circa 1860 to 1864
Volume and Issue Data: According to Smith, nine numbers (six issues surviving)
Size and Format: 9 x 11 inches
Editor/Publisher: John McLean Harrington
Title Changes and Continuation: None
General Description and Notes:
According to Smith, the Semi-Weekly News. contained traditional newspaper content. The paper included politics, poetry, local election results, and other general news items.
Bibliography: Michael Ray Smith, A Free Press in Freehand (Grand Rapids, MI: Edenridge Press, 2011), pp. 8, 46, 73, 74, 108, 211. Additional bibliographic information about this and other Harrington papers contained in Smith.
Locations: John McLean Harrington Papers, Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library, Perkins Library, Duke University, Durham, NC