The Daily Mirror and Mirror Group

Scope and Content

- Daily Mirror (17 May 1944) "M.P. asks Minister about Cassandra" (on Army newspaper reporting)

- Daily Mirror (18 May 1944) "What do they fear?" (plus cartoon)

- Tribune (11 Sept 1953) "Should we be proud of the Daily Mirror?" by Robert J. Edwards

- Lilliput (1950s) "Lilliput looks at the Daily Mirror"

- World Press News (9 Oct 1953) "Swaffer says ..." regarding the Daily Mirror

- Editor & Publisher (6 Oct 1956) Article regarding the Daily Mirror layout

- Sunday Post (Nairobi) (28 Oct 1956) "Thro a Mirror Darkly" by Sir Beverley Baxter, M.P.

- Financial World (10 May 1958) "Sense about Sensationalism"

- The Spectator (1 Mar 1963) The Press: "Journalism H & C" regarding The Guardian and the Daily Mirror

- Stet (July 1964) (Mirror Group House Newspaper) "5 Million reasons to be proud"

- Sunday Times (3 Jan 1965) '''Halo' Hogg and the 'Wicked, Wicked Mirror'"

CUTTINGS 0N THE FAILURE OF 'MIRROR MAGAZINE' JULY 1970

Observer; The Spectator; New Statesman; Evening Standard; Evening Standard Diary; Sunday Times; Investors Chronicle; Smiths Trade News; Campaign (3 articles)

- Guardian (28 Aug 1974) "The press - the future it deserves?" survey by Adam Raphael

- Daily Mirror (4 Nov 1976) "Paper Tigers" by Charles Wilberforce

- Mirror Group News (17 Aug 1977) "Plugging the gap"; "The battle of the tabloids"; "Mirror bids for the big ones!"

- San Serriffe Times (1 Apr 1978) 'Daily Mirror' page

- Mirror Group News (Dec 78) Obituary of Lee Howard

- UK Press Gazette (6 Aug 1979) (Dog watches Dog) regarding MGN

- Daily Mirror (12 July 1980) "Ex-Mirrorman Michael King dies at 54"

- The Observer (15 May 1981) Review of "World Press: Daily Mirror" by Robert Alien and John Frost

- The Times (14 Oct 1983) "Question mark over future Daily Mirror ownership"

- Briefing (Nov/Dec 1983) The sale of MGN

- UK Press Gazette (18 Feb 1985) "Lessons for the Mirror" by Percy Roberts

- UK Press Gazette (10 June 1985) The Mirror - interview with Mike Molloy

- UK Press Gazette (8 July 1985) Article on Mirror layout and typography

Media Week (25 Oct 1985) "Maxwell titles sales disaster"

- Campaign (25 Oct 1985) "How MGN's row let in the Fleet St tabloid pack"

- UK Press Gazette (10 Mar 1986) "Mirror group slide conformed"

- Punch (17 June 1987) "Hot off the Press" by Mike Molloy

- The Spectator (5 Mar 1988) Review of 'Goodbye Fleet Street' by Robert Edwards

- Independent (14 Aug 1988) Obituary of Lord (Sydney) Jacobson

- Daily Telegraph (1 Nov 1988) In Memoriam notice for Lord Jacobson

- The Spectator (25 Mar 1989) "Change and decay in all around I see" by Auberon Waugh

- UK Press Gazette (12 Mar 1990) "Singing for your supper" by John Naughton

- UK Press Gazette (28 May 1990) "Mirror's Appleyard to pen Proops biography"

- Independent on Sunday (5 May 1991) Profile of the Daily Mirror "Fickle heart for sale"

- Daily Mail (6 Nov 1991) "The story that shattered the Daily Mirror"

- Independent (11 Nov 1991) Article on the death of Robert Maxwell - by William Rees-Mogg

- Guardian (11 Nov 1991) (Points of Order) "The dye is cast at Bob-less Mirror" by lan Aitken

- Daily Mail (5 Dec 1991) Daily Mirror reunion lunch

- Observer (8 Dec 1991) (Political Diary) "Labour shouldn't keep quiet over Maxwell", by Alan Watkins

- The Times (10 Dec 1991) (Leader column) "Mirror images"

- The Times (11 Dec 1991) "Give us the tools, we'll do the job" and "Heavyweights square up for title" (regarding MGN management buyout bid)

- Daily Telegraph (11 Dec 1991) Letters: "Daily Mirror needs new leadership"

- Sunday Times (15 Dec 1991) "Off the leash" - The Mirror after Maxwell

- Guardian (17 Nov 1992) "Mirror, Mirror off the wall" by Geoffrey Goodman

- Sunday Times (24 Jan 1993) "Back with a vengeance" - profile of David Montgomery

- Independent (10 Feb 1993) "Marje Proops bares her soul ... "

- Guardian (23 Feb 1993) Letters: "Distorted reflections on yesterday's Mirror" by Geoffrey Goodman.

- The Times (24 Feb 1993) "Mirror: a rescue or a wreck?" by Roy Hattersley

- Cyprus Today (6 Mar 1993) Profile of Reg Payne, Editor, Sunday Mirror 1961-1964

- UK Press Gazette (29 May 1995) "Free shares for Mirror staffers"; "Mirror on pay"

- Publication unknown (May 95) Obituary of Reg Payne

- Guardian (31 Aug 1995) "Media tug-of-war as Mirror poaches editor from News of the World"

- The Times (25 Jan 1996) "How Talbot polished Maxwell's Mirror"

- Daily Telegraph (4 Apr 1996) "Values vanish into the blue"

- Sunday Times (30 June 1996) "A hideous reflection in the tabloid mirror" - Publication unknown (11 Nov 1996) Obituary of Marjorie Proops

- Tribune (20 Dec 1996) "Mirror Images"

- Observer (22 Dec 1996) "Mirror retreats under Monty's command" by Roy Greenslade

- Times (8 Jan 1997) "Has The Mirror finally cracked?"

- New Statesman (14 Feb 1997) "The Mirror crack'd: can anyone ever repair the damage done to this country's once great Labour newspaper?" by Mike Molloy

- Guardian (15 Feb 1997) (Weekend) "Gutted" by John Pilger

- Guardian (17 Feb 1997) "Piers de resistance"

REVIEWS OF JOHN PILGER'S TV PROGRAMME: 'BREAKING THE MIRROR' SHOWN ON ITV, 18 FEBRUARY 1997

Sun; Daily Telegraph; Guardian; Guardian (Diary); Sunday Times

Evening Standard (1 Apr 1998) "The Mirror also rises"

Guardian (6 Apr 1998) "Cracking the Mirror" - Kelvin MacKenzie's promotion to editor-in-chief