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French troops moving towards Hartford...

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November 3, 1782

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 3, 1782  Page 5 has a small report headed: "America" with a New York dateline which mentions: "...about 20 rebels landed near Cow Neck, attacked the houses of James Burr and....Burtis, a blacksmith; they killed Burr & robbed his store..." and also: "The French troops under the command of the Count Rochambeau left their encampment near the White Plains...and we hear have marched towards Hartford & Middletown on Connecticut River."
Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/2 inches, nice condition.

Category: British

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