The first ongoing dental journal, the Dental Cosmos, was published by Samuel Stockton White (the founder of the SS White Company) in 1859. This eventually became the Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA).
Source: Freedman G, Dental Education...As You Like It, Oral Health, July 2010, Vol 100, No 7, pg 3.
Hans Skariah, B.Sc., DMD
Promenade Court Dental Health Group in Mississauga
2233 Hurontario St., Mississauga, ON, Canada
(1/2 km north of the QEW in the Dome Building)