Tokyo Nichi Nichi Shimbun

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First edition of the Tokyo Nichi Nichi Shimbun on 21 February 1872

The Tokyo Nichi Nichi Shimbun (東京日日新聞 Tōkyō Nichi Nichi Shinbun?) (lit."Tokyo Daily News") was a newspaper printed in Tokyo, Japan from 1872 to 1943.

In 1875, the company began the world's first newspaper delivery service.

In 1911, the paper merged with Osaka Mainichi Shimbun (大阪毎日新聞, lit."Osaka Daily News") to form the Mainichi Shimbun (毎日新聞, lit."Daily News") company. The two newspapers continued to print independently until 1943.