Maria Theresa Longworth entry: Overview screen.
By September 1861
MTL published the first part of her thinly-disguised autobiographical novel, Martyrs to Circumstance
, giving her name as 'the Honourable Mrs. Yelverton'; the second volume followed later that year.
15 January 1881
The first gossip-column article penned by 'Kate the Critic' (a new pseudonym for MTL) appeared in the Natal Witness