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Stephen Douglas & Abraham Lincoln... Early baseball report...
Item # 654939
September 7, 1858
THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 7, 1858
* Stephen Douglass & Abraham Lincoln
* Early baseball in New York City
The ftpg. has headlines & text on: "The Staten Island War" "Further Arrests" "Suspension of Superintendent Tallmadge" and more (see photos).
Pg. 4 has an article headed: "The President & Mr. Douglas" which mentions Lincoln as well. (see)
Pg. 5 has a nice & something lengthy article on a baseball game under the heading: "Sporting Intelligence" "The Base Ball Match On Fashion Race Course"
Complete in 8 pgs., some damp staining, a little spine wear, generally good.
Category: Pre-Civil War