David Hamilton Jackson Day
In 1915, Jackson declared November 1st a public holiday in honor of the publishing of his first newspaper, The Herald. 🗞
Seven thousand people from all parts of the island gathered on the St. Croix wharf to celebrate with him!
His newspaper’s motto was, “Liberty, Equality and Fraternity”.
Here’s a link to all the online issues of The Herald. 1915 – 1925 ==> Herald Newspapers