Appendix Three. Selected Subscription Rates (sen per month)
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A P P E N D I X T H R E E Selected Subscription Rates (sen per month) 1874 1881 1890 1899 1904 Akebono 50 Chòya 50 60 Jiji 50 50 50 Kokumin 30 35 35 Mainichi 60 25 35 35 Miyako 25 35 Nihon 30 40 40 Tòkyò Asahi 25 33 37 Tòkyò Nichi Nichi 85 30 40 40 Yomiuri 33 35 35 35 Yorozu Chòhò 24 27 Yûbin Hòchi 83 30 35 35 Source: Compiled from Yamamoto Taketoshi, Shimbun kisha no tanjò, pp. 118, 189; Yamamoto, Kindai Nihon no shimbun dokusha sò; Ukai Shin‘ichi, Chòya Shimbun no kenkyû, p. 17; Ariyama Teruo, Tokutomi Sohò to Kokumin Shimbun, p. 41; Asahi Shimbunsha, ed., Asahi Shimbunsha shi; Meiji hen, p. 487; personal examination. Note: These were the publicly quoted subscription prices; prices actually charged at sales shops sometimes varied. The Mainichi here refers to the Mainichi descended from Yokohama Mainichi, not to Òsaka Mainichi ; Yûbin Hòchi changed its name to Hòchi Shimbun in 1894. 388 ...


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  • Press and politics -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
  • Press -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
  • Japan -- History -- Meiji period, 1868-1912.
  • Public interest -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
  • Journalism -- Social aspects -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
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