1881 Wall Street Daily News. Early four page newspaper (advertisements on back side) reporting on Wall Street financial events. Preceded the Wall Street Journal, which started as the "Customers Afternnon Letter" in 1883, by several years. This issue of the Wall Street Daily News (July 18, 1881) includes stories mentioning Jay Gould and Russell Sage with a feature story on the weakness in the market of the Chicago Milwaukee & St Paul RR. VF condition.