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The King & the French Revolution... A Masonic celebration...
Item # 663791
June 25, 1791
COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 25, 1791
* Louis XVI of France
* Masonic - Masons
Page 3 has a lengthy report of a Masonic celebration headed: "Festival of St. John" with much detail, including a list of 14 toasts, the first of which is: "Our brother George Washington--With the honours of Masonry."
Page 2 has a report from France: "The King of the French, and Mob!" concerning a near riot when it was thought the King was leaving, followed by the: "King's Speech", then a response to the King, than another: "King's Answer" Also the: "Resignation of Gen. LaFayette".
Page three has a nice ad by Josiah Flagg, junior, Surgeon Dentist. The ad includes many details about Flagg's dental services. Note: According to "Famous First Facts", Flagg was the "first native-born American" dentist.
Four pages, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's