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See the nice masthead... Dancing is sinful...
Item # 644955
July 16, 1846
THE WEEKLY CHRONOTYPE, Boston, July 16, 1846 See the great, early engraving of a railroad train in the masthead. An interesting array of news tidbits, a few including: "The Mammoth Cave" of Kentucky; "Movements of Santa Anna" and "Dancing Forbidden" by the Presbytery of Harrisburgh, Pa, which notes: "...that dancing by professed Christians is in its tendency sinful."
Four pages, nice condition. This is the vol. 1 number 8 issue of a title which lasted about 4 years.
Category: Pre-Civil War