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Singular honor to George Washington...
Item # 660350
January 25, 1799
THE SUN, London, Jan. 25, 1799
* President George Washington
* Honored in United States Congress
* re. John Adams' State of the Union Address
Page 3 begins with a report from New York: "When General Washington came into Congress Hall to hear the President's Speech, the members of both Houses rose to him--an honour never before paid to any but the President himself."
What follows is the Senate's response to President John Adams concerning his recent state of the union address, followed by his: "Reply signed in type: John Adams. Then the House of Representatives' answer to Adams' address, and gin followed by his "Reply" signed: John Adams.
Four pages, red tax stamp on the front page, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's