From the Irish Newspaper Archives (www.irishnewsarchive.com):
The World's Largest & Oldest Irish Newspaper Archives continues to expand. We are delighted to announce an update on The Dundalk Democrat:
Title: Dundalk Democrat
Content Update: 1913 - 1939 & 2013 - 2015
The Dundalk Democrat was established in 1849 by Mr. Joseph A. Cartan. The paper was originally produced from a hotel owned by the Cartan family. Cartan was a staunch nationalist and pro- O’Connell supporter. Cartan used the newspaper to endorse nationalist and tenant rights. Many of the editorial pieces produced were vitriolic and condemned by many. In fact, Lord Clermont won a judgment against him which he could not pay. Subsequently ending up in Dundalk jail.
The Dundalk Democrat 1940 - 1944 will start showing on the archives however the content will not be searchable on the site till the 03.December.2020. We will send out another update once the period is ready for searching.
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