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Embargo Act Anniversary - Black-bordered mockery...

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December 22, 1808

BOSTON GAZETTE, Dec. 22, 1808.
* Embargo Act anniversary... mockery item
* black borders surround text

On page 2 under Embargo Anniversary is a mock-anniversary announcement marking one year since the passing of the controversial Embargo Law. Content is black-bordered like an obituary. News of the day with some advertisements. Ink is lite on each side of the text making some words difficult to read, some foxing.

Category: Pre-Civil War

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