The New England Courant: Silence Dogood

The New England Courant: Silence Dogood

Silence Dogood, Benjamin Franklin Poster

Silence Dogood, Benjamin Franklin Poster

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Mrs. Silence Dogood, was Benjamin Franklin's alias in writing. After Franklin became his brother's apprentis for the New-England Courant (newspaper), he was denied to write for it. Ben wrote a column for the paper, as Mrs. Silence Dogood. James, his brother, didn't know Benjamin was "Mrs. Silence Dogood" and when he found out, he was upset.

Mrs. Silence Dogood, was Benjamin Franklin's alias in writing. After Franklin became his brother's apprentis for the New-England Courant (newspaper), he was denied to write for it. Ben wrote a column for the paper, as Mrs. Silence Dogood. James, his brother, didn't know Benjamin was "Mrs. Silence Dogood" and when he found out, he was upset.

Ready for a game? Create your very own pen name by following Ben Franklin’s "Silence Dogood" formula: Virtue forename + Two-word surname #fun

Did you know that, as a Benjamin Franklin wrote letters to the The New-England Courant posing as a middle-aged widow named Silence Dogood? You can see all of his Silence Dogood letters…

Silence Dogood letters

Silence Dogood letters

Silence DoGood, Benjamin Franklin Mug, made in the USA

Silence DoGood, Benjamin Franklin Mug, made in the USA

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Massachusetts Historical Society | Silence Dogood: Benjamin Franklin in The New-England Courant

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Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Benjamin Franklin, Silence Dogood Unisex T-Shirt

Silence Dogood letters

National Treasure The Complete Silence Dogood Letters.

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