It was the first time, to our knowledge, that the name had appeared in print.
His work has appeared in print, on stage, television and radio.
Research on its history has only very recently begun to appear in print.
A few stories didn't appear in print until after Howard's death.
It was my very first piece to appear in print!
Anything that has appeared in print so many times must be true.
"Over the last few months, they have appeared in print a lot less often."
Even then, it was another month before the paper appeared in print.
But it does not tell us when the first issue appeared in print.
So far this year the term has appeared in print nearly 10,000 times.