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Susan B. Anthony is sentenced for voting...

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June 20, 1873

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 20, 1873 

* Susan B. Anthony
* Illegal voting trial verdict

Page 4 has a report near the bottom of the page headed: "Miss Susan B. Anthony Fined $100 and Costs for Illegal Voting". The report reads in part: "...Judge Selden made a motion in the case of Miss Anthony for a new trial...The District Attorney immediately moved that the judgment of the court be pronounced upon the defendant...Miss Anthony answered & said she had a great many things to say...that she had had no trial by her peers...announced her determination to continue her labors until equality was obtained...Judge Hunt then said the judgment of the court is that you pay a fine of $100 and the costs of the prosecution..." with more (see).
Complete in 8 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War

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