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Mark Twain talks at a dinner...

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December 23, 1876

NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 23, 1876  The front page has two-thirds of a column taken up with: "FOREFATHERS' DAY" "New-Englanders At Dinner" "The Annual Festival of the New England Society--Speeches by Hon. George Wm. Curtis, 'Mark Twain', Rev. Edward Everett Hale...--Interesting Letter from Gen. Sherman. One bit notes: "...Mark Twain provoked a storm of laughter by his rambling talk about New England Weather...".
Ten pages, evenly toned & browned at the margins, various chipping at the margins with some margin tears, a few archival mends to inside margins, partially loose at the spine. Is fragile & must be handled carefully.

Category: Post-Civil War

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