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Much on the Presidential campaign of James Buchanan...
Item # 627427
June 14, 1856
THE WEEKLY DAY BOOK, New York, June 14, 1856
* Rare pro-white title
This was--or would become--a racist-themed newspaper. This issue is mostly taken up with political content with the ftpg. mostly filled with reports concerning the rally supporting the nomination of Buchanan and Breckenridge for President. Page 3 has: "Buchanan's Nomination--How It Was Received". The top of pg. 4 has: "The Presidential Campaign" which begins: "In answer to requests as to whether we intend to publish a campaign paper, we would say that the Weekly Day Book is a campaign paper all the time..." with more (see).
Eight pages, wear at the folds, minor foxing, minor spine wear.
Category: Pre-Civil War