in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Publishing. 1127 words.
Scribner, Charles (21 February 1821–26 August 1871), publisher, was born in New York City, the son of Uriah Rogers Scribner, a successful merchant, and Betsey Hawley. Scribner attended New...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Journalism. 728 words.
Molloy, Charles (d. 1767), playwright and journalist, was born probably at Birr, King's county, Ireland. His father was Hugh Molloy, gentleman; nothing is known of his mother. Baker (Biogra...