Newspaper Carrier Day is celebrated in the United States to honor Barney Flaherty, the first newspaper carrier, as well as all current newspaper carriers. This job is today largely held by adults, many of them delivering the paper from their cars.
Celebrating newspaper carrier
International Newspaper Carrier Day
US newspaper publisher
On September 4 is the anniversary of Barney Flaherty's hiring as the first newspaper carrier in the US by Benjamin Day, publisher of the New York Sun.