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HISTORICAL PLACERVILLE is shown circa 1851 in this photo, the same year the Mountain Democrat newspaper began producing publications. Courtesy photo

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Democrat starts its 162nd year

By From page A1 | January 02, 2013

Now beginning its 162nd year of publication, the Mountain Democrat is one of 19 newspapers published in El Dorado County before 1858, according to the 1949 reminiscences of former Democrat publisher Clarence Barker.

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