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Nice front page reporting on the Custer Massacre...
Item # 645605
July 8, 1876
THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Tennessee, July 8, 1876 The top of the 2nd column of the front page has notable headlines on the Custer Massacre with: "THE MASSACRE" "Further Particulars of the Custer Disaster--General Terry on the Plan of Campaign" "Custer Too Hasty and Too Self-reliant, but Brave and Full of Fight to the Last--Explanations" "The Sioux Will Have to Go to the Reservation or Succumb to the Inevitable--Extermination Is the Order". The article takes over a full column.
Four pages, large folio size, water staining to the bottom quadrant a few other tape repairs not affecting the Custer article, rejoined at the spine.
Category: The Old West