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Rare ANTI-SLAVERY Abolition Movement w/ Colored Race Question 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371356995112

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL ANTI-SLAVERY STANDARD, New York, June 17, 1865 * Rare abolitionism title * Reconstruction era Obviously focused on anti-slavery issues with page 3 containing: "The Treatment, Condition, and Prospects of the Colored Race" which takes 1 1/2 columns. Other articles include: "The Suffrage Question" "Church Anti-Slavery Society" "Equality Before Law" "The American Women" and much more. Four pages, archival mend across the central fold on pgs. 2 & 3, nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2015 15:03

$47.00
134531

JAMES DERHAM 1st Afrcian American NEGRO to Practice U.S. MEDICINE 1789 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 371369290118

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY ADVERTISER, New York, Jan. 14, 1789 * James Derham (Durham) * 1st Negro - African American * To practice medicine in U.S. Of much significance is a great page 2 report from the "...Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, and the Relief of Free Negroes unlawfully held in Bondage..." which begins: "There is now in this city a black man of the name of James Derham, a practitioner of physic, belonging to the Spanish settlement of New Orleans on the Mississippi..." with much more on his life. James Derham was the first African-American in the United States to formally practice medicine (see hyperlink for much more). Rarely do we find period newspaper accounts of J... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2015 07:27

$249.99
132120

Rare RACIST Pro-White & Slavery Civil War Era LINCOLN 1864 Northern Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371306026965

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK DAY-BOOK CAUCASIAN, Dec. 24, 1864 * Rare pro-white title * Civil War era original * Abraham Lincoln proclamation A white-supremacist newspaper with an anti-Black theme. The front page has Civil War reports including: "Sherman On The Coast" "Two Battles Near Nashville, Tenn." "Retreat of Gen. Hood's Army" "Another Call For 200,000 Men" which is the document signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Articles within include: "Lincoln Certificates" "The Sum of Abolition" "Severe Despair" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, some foxing & minor rubbing to the front page.

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Ends May 15, 2015 11:44

$34.00
132078

Rare Civil War PRO-CONFEDERATE Rebel Columbus Ohio 1863 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371305428615

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 2, 1863 * Pro Confederate title Among the various articles are "The Purpose & Object of Abolition Lies" "General Jackson" "The Campaign In Ohio" "Abolition Attack on a Democratic Procession--A Fight & Several Killed & Wounded" "An Execution In New Orleans" "Arrest on the Charge of Enticing Slaves to Enlist" "Sound as a Nut" "The Burning of Lawrence, Kansas" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious w... See More  

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Ends May 14, 2015 14:31

$35.00
131263

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison Nice Masthead 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371289472890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, March 21, 1862 * Rare anti-slavery title * Abraham Lincoln This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated (see). Content includes: "How An Intelligent Englishmen Regards the War in America" "Rabid Abolitionism" "Slaves--Metayers--Freemen"; a nice & lengthy editorial headed: "The President's Message" "Kansas Emancipation League" and more. The back page has a full column report with much details on: "The Naval Fight In Hampton Roads" by a soldier who was on board the "Monitor" during the very historic battle betw... See More  

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Ends April 23, 2015 05:48

$93.00
130743

ABRAHAM LINCOLN & Radicalism Abolition Presidential Campaign 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371274225292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, September 6, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln about to become President * Presidential campaign that would divide the nation Page 6 has an editorial headed: "Lincoln's Radicalism Proved--His Obedience to the Abolition Idea" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little spine wear, nice.

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Ends April 03, 2015 12:51

$32.00
130086

ANTI SLAVERY SPEECH William Lloyd Garrison Manifesto1860 Pre Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391048717408

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 22, 1860 * William Lloyd Garrison speech * American Anti-Slavery Society Page 2 has an article headed: "Manifesto Of Wm. Lloyd Garrison" "The Pendant of Keitt's Southern View" "No Union With Slaveholders" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor irregularity along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 08, 2015 15:51

$32.00
129968

BATTLE OF WILSON'S CREEK Springfield MO Ben McCulloch Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391045670138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 5, 1861 * Battle of Wilson's Creek * Springfield MO Missouri Among the many war-related column heads are: "A Civil War Wanted at Our Doors" "The Effect of the Abolition of Slavery Upon the North--Henry Clay's Opinion" "The War In Missouri! Visit to the Battle Field Near Springfield" "Highly Important From Missouri--Gen. Fremont Declares Martial Law in the State" "Rebel Account" "From the Rebel Capital" "Movements of Mrs. Lincoln" and much more. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South", this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery cou... See More  

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Ends March 05, 2015 08:12

$38.00
129844

AMERICAN ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY w/ William Lloyd Garrison MEETING 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391040735250

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 10, 1860 * American Anti-Slavery Society meeting * William Lloyd Garrison speech Pages 2 & 3 have a reporting headed: "The American Anti-Slavery Society" "The Republican Party Defended and Denounced--Disunion Speech by Mr. Garrison..." Text takes up over 5 columns total. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2015 11:37

$36.00
129789

PARSON BROWNLOW Tennessee Politician SLAVERY Slaves 1858 Pre Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391039850992

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 11, 1858 * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow * American slavery - slaves Page 5 has: "The Slavery Debate" which begins: "The Slavery debate was continued this evening, Parson Brownlow was obliged to have his argument read...replied to the chief abolition argument 'That man cannot hold his fellow man in bondage'..." with much more (see). Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2015 10:10

$34.00
129786

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY Arlington National Cemetery Created 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391039848678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, July 15, 1864 * Rare anti-slavery title w/ great masthead * Arlington National Cemetery creation This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by William Lloyd Garrison, featuring a terrific masthead with 3 vignettes including a slave auction and slaves being emancipated (see). Among the articles are: "Radical Ingratitude" "Copperheads" "The Position of the Fremonters" and so much more including reports on the Civil War. But certainly the most significant item is an inconspicuous report at the top of page 3: "Gen. Lee's Land" which essentially announces the creation of what we now know as Arlington National Cemetery. Bits include: "A happy thought has occurred to the ... See More  

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Ends February 26, 2015 10:06

$196.00
129513

ANNA ELIZABETH DICKINSON Anti- Slavery & Women's Suffrage DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371237589757

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 25, 1932 * Anna Elizabeth Dickinson death * Anti slavery - Women's rights Page 19 has one column headlines: "ANNA E. DICKINSON, SLAVERY FOE, DEAD" "Had Been Hoping to Celebrate 90th Birthday Next Friday Until Just Before End" "Woman's Rights Champion" and more with photo. (see) See images for 1st report coverage on the death of Ann Elizabeth Dickinson, advocate for the abolition of slavery and for Women's suffrage. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light browning, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2015 14:28

$42.00
129391

BOTANY BAY AUSTRALIA Admiral Arthur Phillip & African Slave Trade 1788 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391030678794

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE London, April, 1788 * Botany Bay, Australia * Admiral Arthur Phillip * Northern plantations act to discourage the slave trade Within this issue is a report concerning Commodore Phillips at Botany Bay reading: "The Botany fleet arrived at the Cape on the 13th of October, after a passage from Rio de Janeiro of only five weeks & four days. Commodore Phillips, after supplying the ships with sea stores, means to purchase live stock of every kind the country affords & then to proceed in a direct course to the place of is destination, unless driven by stress of weather to alter it." (see photo). This report coincides with the historical record which indicates Philli... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2015 12:11

$95.00
129264

Very Rare 1852 FREDERICK DOUGLASS NEWSPAPER North Star Slavery Slaves Abolition


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391030570901

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FREDERICK DOUGLASS' PAPER, Rochester, New York, August 13, 1852 We are pleased to offer this exceedingly rare--and highly desirable--newspaper by the famed Frederick Douglass, this being a volume five issue. This weekly title is the continuation of his newspaper "North Star" which began in 1847. Among the various articles in this issue are those headed "The Free Colored People's Convention" "Light In The South" "Free Soil Convention" "Second Anti-Slavery Festival" "A Nut for the Abolitionists" "Counterpart to Uncle Tom" "Practical Abolitionism" "No Repeal of the Fugitive Slave Law" "Abolition at the South" "Celebration of West India Emancipation" and much more. This complete, four page issue was... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2015 09:42

$7,450.00
129163

CIVIL WAR END Hunt for Jeffersonh Davis & Soldiers Marching Home 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371237324009

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1865 * Hunt for Jefferson Davis * Union soldiers marching home\ * Abraham Lincoln murder trial Among the one column heads on the follow-up events to the Civil War are: "IMPORTANT PROCLAMATIONS" "The Belligerent Rights of the Rebels at the End" "All Nations Warned Against Harboring Their Privateers" "Restoration of Law in the State of Virginia" "The Flight Of Jeff Davis" "His Capture Probable" "Important Session of the Anti-Slavery Society" "Speeches of Wendell Phillips, William Lloyd Garrison, Mrs. Harper, Geo. Thompson & Others" Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor margin wear inside & a small hole to the back leaf, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2015 07:00

$30.00
128587

Rare 1844 ANTI SLAVERY Boston MA Old Newspaper EMANCIPATOR - Slaves Abolition


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371216923006

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EMANCIPATOR AND WEEKLY CHRONICLE, Boston, May 8, 1844 Although the anti-slavery movement is its focus, there is much other content as well. Articles include: "Insanity Among the Colored Population of the Free States" "Right Abolition" "Van Buren Against Texas" "Tyler & Texas" "Further From the Convention" "The Texas Treaty" "The Case of John L. Brown" "Texan Puzzles" "A Fugitive Reclaimed" & much more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2015 10:14

$46.00
128530

THE BARBARISM OF SLAVERY Charles Sumner Speech 1860 Pre Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371215598528

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 5, 1860 * Barbarism of slavery speech * Senator Charles Sumner A great issue on the famous "barbarism of slavery" speech by Senator Charles Sumner on June 4, 1860, some four years after being beaten by fellow Congressman Preston Brooks for slandering his cousin in an impassioned anti-slavery speech in 1856. Returning after four years of absence & recuperation from the attack, this lengthy speech was delivered on the floor of the Senate. Coverage of his speech is found on pages 4 & 5, headed: "Mr. Sumner's Speech" with some comment on it, then further down the page is portions of the actual text of his speech, with some paraphrasing. Portions include: "Mr. Sumner (R... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2015 14:01

$68.00
128005

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN & Water Spouts Doctrine Prints Plates 1788 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390984834744

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, February, 1788 * Benjamin Franklin on water spouts * Post Revolutionary War era Perhaps the most interesting article is: "Dr. Lindsay on Dr. Franklin's Doctrine of Water-spouts" which comments on Ben Franklin's work (see for portions). This article takes 2 1/2 pages and one of the plates includes prints of various water spouts (see). An article: "Edict in Favour of America, Issued at Paris" begins: "While the British court are endeavouring in some measure to discourage the American trade, the French are pursuing the quite contrary policy..." with more (see) taking more than a full page. Among other items of interest in this magazine are: "Original L... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2014 12:25

$58.00
127972

Abraham Lincoln EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Pro Confederate Civil War 62 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390981718016

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 24, 1862 * Emancipation Proclamation * President Abraham Lincoln * Rare pro Confederate title Given the focus of this controversial newspaper, being supportive of the Southern cause while publishing in the North, it is particularly noteworthy that this issue contains on page five the Emancipation Proclamation whereby President Lincoln would free the slaves on January 1 of the coming year. The introductory subheads would be of no surprise as well: "The 'Irrepressible Conflict' upon Us--President Lincoln Succumbs to the Radical Abolitionists--Seward's Letter to the European Governments Carried Out--Four Millions of Blacks turned Loose upon the Country--Th... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2014 11:18

$415.00
127314

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN State of the Union Address 1862 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371174663847

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 2, 1862 * President Abraham Lincoln * State of the Union Address Almost the entire front page is taken up with Abraham Lincoln's state-of-the-union address, with ftpg. heads including: "THE MESSAGE" "Annual Report of the President on the State of the Nation" "New Plan of the President for the Emancipation of Slaves" "Abolition of Slavery A.D. 1900" "The Indian Troubles" and more (see). The lengthy text includes in part: "...Without slavery, the rebellion could have never existed; without slavery, it could not continue..." and near the end is: "Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history...The fiery trial through which we pass will light us down in honor or d... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2014 12:32

$95.00
125581

John C. Fremont EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION Abraham Lincoln SLAVES 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390910769626

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 16, 1861 * John C. Fremont's controversial "Emancipation Proclamation" Certainly the most notable content is the front page "Proclamation of Major General Fremont" issued from St. Louis, Aug. 31, 1861, and the response by President Lincoln. In late August 1861. Fremont placed all of Missouri under martial law believing that slavery aided the guerrillas and that a direct strike at that institution would crush them. He issued his own "emancipation proclamation", declaring Missouri's slaves free, without informing President Lincoln. See the photos for the full text. This act, of course, far exceeded the authority of his position. When he found out what Fremont had ... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2014 11:39

$68.00
125549

BATTLE OF SHILOH Tennessee & Slavery Abolished in D.C. 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390910190598

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * Ulysses S. Grant's official report * Slavery abolished in D.C. The first column on the ftpg. has many Civil War heads including: "Grant's Official Report of the Battle at Pittsburgh Landing" "The Fighting on the Second Day Commenced by Our Forces" "Gen. Grant's Correspondence with Beauregard" "A Cavalry Reconnaissance on the Corinth Road" "Additional List of Wounded" "Commodore Foote & Gen. Pope at Fort Pillow" and more. Nearly a full column is taken up with General Grant's official report with accompanying documents, signed in type by him: U. S. Grant (see photos for portions), plus other documents which are si... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2014 15:24

$79.00
124350

Anti-ABRAHAM LINCOLN Letter Pro Confederate 1861 Civil War Columbus OH Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390873970061

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, May 30, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * Beginning of the Civil War Among the ftpg. reports are: 'Repudiation Repudiated" "Redpath and the Negroes!" "Sensible at Last" "Death of Gen. Stokely". Page 2 has: "Letter From Kentucky, to Abraham Lincoln..." which is interesting reading, beginning: "You are a native-born Kentuckian--your heart must indeed by callous & your sensibilities hardened if you feel no pride nor affection for the Commonwealth that gave you birth...You are nominally the President of the United States, in reality the President of the non-slaveholding portion of the late Union..." & much more (see photos for portions). Also on the inside pages... See More  

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Ends July 27, 2014 15:18

$43.00
122941

Rare CONFEDERATE Winston NC North Carolina FREDERICKSBURG Lee1862 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390840622986

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, Dec. 19, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * Battle of Fredericksburg * Robert E. Lee victorious This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The ftpg. includes a letter from a soldier at Camp French, with some nice details (see for portions). Also on the ftpg. are "The Palmyra Massacre" which is over a full column; and "Peace" and a few other items. Pgs. 2 & 3 have much more on the Civil War including: "Official Report of Gen... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2014 14:53

$267.00
118744

Charles Sumner Anti-Slavery Speech THE BARBARISM OF SLAVERY 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 370956239602

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, June 7, 1860 * "The Barbarism of Slavery" speech * Charles Sumner Just a few days following Charles Sumner's historic & impassioned anti-slavery speech "the barbarism of slavery", reaction from fellow Congressmen is reported in this newspaper. One article: "The Republican Press on Sumner's Speech" has near the beginning: "...all agree in opinion about Sumner's speech...With singular unanimity they deprecate its tone, though they do not repudiate its principles....for they believe, with Sumner, that slavery is an evil and a sin, & they belong to a party which is organized to abolish it..." with much more. (see) Page 3 has an article reacting to Sumner's speech as well (se... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2014 13:52

$52.00
118138

FREDERICK DOUGLASS Anti-Slavery Society & Sam Houston Proclamation1843 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 390695640252

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, June 3, 1843 * Abolitionist Frederick Douglass * Samuel Houston - Texas president The most significant item is a report headed: "American Anti-Slavery Society" with a report of the meeting, bits including: "...The report took a wide review of all the public questions being upon the topic on slavery. ..The most remarkable occurrence in the meeting was a speech by a fugitive slave, Fred. Douglass, who told the meeting, what we have always supposed to be true, that the slaves of the South were taught to know, that movements touching the abolition of slavery were going on at the north, mainly by the fury and denunciations of their masters...The speech of Dou... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2013 09:21

$55.00
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