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Two John Adams script signatures... Playing cards...
Item # 644037
October 30, 1799
COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 30, 1799
* President John Adams : script signature on front page
The front page has an Act of Congress under: "Laws of the United States" which includes the text of sections 16 through 26 of "An ACT for the better organizing of the Troops of the United States; and for other purpose, dated March 3, 1799" which is signed in script type: John Adams President. This is followed by a Senate Resolve and is also signed in script: John Adams.
Pg. 2 has an item: "This Day, the President of the United States enters the 64th year of his age..." with a bit more (see).
The back page has a nice ad headed: "Playing Cards" for Columbian, Harry the Eighth, and Merry Andrew cards (see).
Four pages, archival repair at the spine, irregular at the spine, good condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's