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BATTLE OF LAKE ERIE w/ Oliver Hazard Perry's Famous Quote War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373699036689

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WAR, New York, October 5, 1813  * Battle of Lake Erie * Oliver Hazard Perry This is a very interesting newspaper as it existed for one purpose: to report the news from the War of 1812. It began publication shortly after the war began, & ceased to publish once the war was over. The ftpg. is entirely taken up with a lengthy & detailed report headed: "Barbarities Of The Enemy" "Bad Treatment Of American Prisoners By the British" which includes several signed reports. The report carries over to pg. 2 & is continued in a future issue. Pages 2 & 3 are filled with various War of 1812 reports including items headed: "Naval Dinners" "Dreadful Conflict" "Dinner of the Brave Tars" "Further Of the Victory on Erie" which in... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2021 14:45

$225.00
192599

USS UNITED STATES Captures HMS Macedonian Naval Battle War of 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393521312093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 19, 1812  * USS United States vs. HMS Macedonian The front page has: "Brilliant Naval Actions" which is concerning Stephen Decatur's victory over the British frigate Macedonian, in a letter signed: James Madison. this is followed by a nice, detailed letter of the battle datelined: "U..S. United States, at sea, Oct. 30, 1812" and signed in type: Stephen Decatur. Inside includes: "Com. Rodgers' Squadron" "General Smythe" "The War" and "Smythe's Army". Four pages, some foxing, archival strengthening at the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 20, 2021 10:30

$33.00
192447

Battle of Brownstown & SURRENDER OF DETROIT William Hull War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393511609174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, Sept. 10, 1812  * War of 1812 original Page 2 has some truly great content on the War of 1812 beginning with the: "Battle of Brownstown", an American defeat inn which: "...But the American troops did not disgrace themselves or their country. They dealt out a full measure of death to the sanguinary wretches--they drove them, inch by inch, to the village of Brownstown...". Also a report: "From Pittsburg" concerning the surrender of Detroit by General Hull, with detail. Then: "The Canandagua Paper of Sept. 1 Contains the following Intelligence form the North Western Frontier" with more on Gen. Hull. Also: "Skirmish at Brownstown" "Battle Near Brownstown", letters from Cincinnati and from Fort Wayne; "Ge... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:43

$44.00
192152

General ALEXANDER SMYTH War of 1812 Failed Attack on Canada w/ Letter Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373671381985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE REPERTORY & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Dec. 18, 1812  Inside reports include: "Gen. Smyth's Expedition", a letter signed in type by: Stephen Decatur datelined from the "U.S. S. United States, at sea, Oct. 30, 1812"; "The Prize" concerning the British frigate Macedonian; "The Crew of the Macedonian"; nearly 1 1/2 columns on: "Highly Important ! " "General Smyth's Reasons for Not Planting the American Standard on the Canada Shore" is a detailed letter signed in type by him: Alex. Smyth, Brig. Gen. General Smyth had an interesting military career. During the Battle of Queenston Heights he refused to support his commander, General Stephen Van Rensselaer, a militia commander with no experience. After Van Rensselaer's disgrac... See More  

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Ends September 04, 2021 14:47

$38.00
191663

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN & George Frederic Handel - Classical Music 1813 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393452243458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, March, 1813  * Ludwig Van Beethoven * George Frideric Handel * Early 19th century music Under: "Review of New Musical Publications" is: "Mary's Warning: an Arietta, composed with an Accompaniment for the Piano-forte, By Lewis [sic] van Beethoven." The review includes: "We are much pleased with this song. The vocal melody is elegant & pathetic; the accompaniment is tasteful & ingenious...Beethoven is considered by many musicians as the first composer at present living. It has recently been stated...that he had received offers form a foreign government; but that three noblemen of Vienna had engaged him to remain in the Austrian dominions by giving him a salary of 4000 florins." It is r... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:57

$98.00
191470

WAR OF 1812 William Henry Harrison & Naval Events 1812 Old American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393434212266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON PATRIOT, Oct. 14, 1812  Page 2 has a report: "North-Western Army" reports on the actions of General William H. Harrison. Page 2 also has: "War Intelligence" which reports on various naval actions from the War of 1812. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2021 09:27

$30.00
191327

Rare & Early STOCK MARKET Pre Wall Street Journal 1813 Philadelphia Pa Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393422470641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GROTJAN'S PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC SALE REPORT, Nov. 8, 1813  * Early stock market All 4 pages are taken up with charts of item, their values, and information on a wide variety of goods. An almost square newspaper, measuring 10 1/2 by 12 inches, slightly irregular at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends August 02, 2021 10:22

$29.00
189902

Early ERIE CANAL Hudson River to Lake Ontario & Erie PLANNING 1814 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393291789833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 14, 1814  * Early Erie Canal planning The first 3 pages have a detailed report: "Internal Navigation - The Advantages of the Proposed Canal from Lake Erie to Hudson's River..." which would be the famed Erie Canal. It is signed in type by: Robert Fulton.  Inside has almost 8 pages under the heading: "Events of the War" which includes a wealth of reporting on the War of 1812. Included are the "Minutes of a Council of War Holden at Sackett's Harbor signed in type by Morgan Lewis, Isaac Chauncey, R. Swartwout and Jac. Brown. Most of the other war reports are of naval events. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, some light foxing, generally in good condition. This small size newsp... See More  

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Ends June 03, 2021 15:22

$45.00
189880

USS UNITED STATES Captures HMS Macedonian Naval Battle War of 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393283461540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, Dec. 17, 1812  * USS United States vs. HMS Macedonian Page 2 has: "The War Department" followed by: "Splendid Exhibition" which is on the American success in the naval battle between the frigates United States and the Macedonian. Also on page 2: "Progress of the War on the Niagara Frontiers" which has much war reporting; then: "The War" "American Navy" and "Our Navy". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 30, 2021 13:19

$37.00
188304

AMERICAN EMBARGO ACT James Madison & British Ships War of 1812 Balt. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476353043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, April 11, 1812  Over half a page is taken up with the full text of this historic: "Embargo Law" signed in type by the President: James Madison on April 4, 1814. It is titled: "An ACT Laying an Embargo on all the Ships and Vessels in the Ports and Harbours of the United States, for a Limited Time." Further inside are reports from the "House of Representatives" concerning this, including a "Confidential" from the President recommending it for a period of 60 days. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:08

$35.00
187928

RARE Unusual Title 19th Century 1813 The Tickler Newspaper w/ DOG Print


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130539293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TICKLER, Philadelphia, March 31, 1813  * Uncommon publication * Unusual masthead engraving The masthead features a very unusual engraving of a dog and an arm holding a switch, & notes: "by Toby Scratch'em". Complete as a single sheet issue, various foxing (see), otherwise good.

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Ends March 12, 2021 09:50

$24.00
187808

CAPTURE OF USS CHESAPEAKE Boston Harbor by HMS Shannon War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393126077015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, June 24, 1813  * Capture of USS Chesapeake * Battle of Boston Harbor * HMS Shannon - Royal Navy Page 2 has some great reporting from the War of 1812 with items headed: "General Dearborn to General Armstrong" dated at Fort George. Then letters from Isaac Chauncey and H. Dearborn as well with war details. But the most notable report is: "Authentic--Particulars Concerning the Chesapeake" which has a subhead: "Capture of the Chesapeake" with good detail. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 08, 2021 15:23

$45.00
186728

Rare BETSEY DOYLE Fort Niagara Heated Shot Carrier Heroine War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393073782137

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON PATRIOT, Dec. 16, 1812  * Rare Betsy Doyle report * Fort Niagara heroine * War of 1812 Page 2 has: "Official Report To Brig. Gen. Smyth" signed by Geo. McFeeley commanding at Fort Niagara. This is a fine & very detailed account of the cannonading of Fort Niagara by the British, with the most notable portion being the report of the involvement of Betsy Doyle. Within McFeeley's report is: "...An instance of extraordinary bravery in a female (the wife of one Doyle, a private in the United States Artillery, made a prisoner at Queenston,) I cannot pass over. During the most tremendous cannonading I have ever seen, she attended the six-pounder on the mess-house with red hot shot, and showed fortitude equal to the Ma... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2021 15:08

$255.00
185122

WAR OF 1812 BEGINNING re. Declaration of War America vs. Great Britian Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392985005632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 3, 1812  * Declaration of war close * War of 1812 to begin Page 2 has a notable report headed: "War with England!" stating: "A letter has been received in town from a Senator of the United States, dated May 28th, which says, The Committee of the Senate on Foreign Affairs have agreed unanimously [Mr. Lloyd being absent] to recommend a Declaration of War against---England." Three weeks later this newspaper would report that war has officially been declared against England, initiating the War of 1812. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:42

$39.00
185107

USS CHERSAPEAKE United States Navy Frigate Naval Triumphs War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373284459177

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, April 12, 1813  * USS Chesapeake (1799) * United States Navy frigate * War of 1812 - pre-capture The ftpg. has 4 Acts of Congress, two of them relating to the War of 1812. Other items on the war include: "Indisputable Evidence of British Barbarity" "Treasonable" "Gun-Boats" "Military Movements" "The Chesapeake Frigate" with a report of its naval accomplishments; "The Brave Crew of the Constitution" "The Sting of the Hornet!" and a few other items. Four pages, scattered foxing & a bit of ftpg. dirtiness, generally good.

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Ends November 19, 2020 13:33

$34.00
183804

WAR OF 1812 Battle of Big Sandy Creek New York & Fort Oswego 1814 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912994594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE YANKEE, Boston, June 10, 1814 * Battle of Big Sandy Creek & more Although the ftpg. has a dispatch headed: "Abdication Of Bonaparte", pages 2 and 3 have reports on the War of 1812 including: "Capture of 300 of the Enemy on Lake Ontario" "Further Particulars of the Affair at Sandy Creek" "Indian Massacre" "Latest From Halifax" "Gun Boat Flotilla" "More British Brutality" "From Lake Champlain" "Latest from the Chesapeake" and even more. Four page, some staining, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:30

$38.00
183275

CAPTAIN JAMES LAWRENCE Don't Give Up The Ship ! DEATH 1813 War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125532535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 7, 1813 * re. Captain James Lawrence death * re. USS Chesapeake v. HMS Shannon Nearly 7 pages are taken up with: "Events of the War" within which are "Battle of Beaver Dam" "Retirement of Maj. Gen. Dearborn" "Military", a letter from Chilicothe, "Chesapeake and Shannon" which concerns the famous naval battle. In the article is: "...The second broadside, capt. Lawrence (with every other officer on the upper deck who was not killed) was mortally wounded and fell exclaiming 'fire away my lads.'...", which is likely a corruption of the very famous quote of his: "Don't give up the ship!". More war-related content as well. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, very nice condition. As no... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:31

$48.00
183271

BATTLE OF CHIPPEWA Ontario w/ General Jacob Brown Victory War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884119443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 30, 1814 * Battle of Chippewa - Ontario * General Jacob Brown victory Five pages of reports fall under the heading: "Events of the War" with subheads & reports including: "Hear the Enemy" "Call of Militia" "From Canada" "Hostages" "The Battle of Chippewa" "General Brown" "Gen. Izard" "Naval" "General Orders" concerning the British landing on the Niagara frontier; and further details on the: "Battle of Chippewa--British Account" plus: "The enemy in the Chesapeake" and "American Prizes" and more. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:29

$37.00
178364

Naval Heroes JAMES LAWRENCE & Augustus Ludlow FUNERALS Burial 1813 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372921424806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Massachusetts, Aug. 25, 1813 * James Lawrence & Augustus Ludlow funerals Page 3 has a lengthy report; "Interment Of The Remains of the Naval Heroes, LAWRENCE & LUDLOW", Capt. Lawrence uttering the famous line: "Don't give up the ship!" just before his death. This report takes over 2 columns. Page 2 has another related report on Lawrence & Ludlow as well. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 20, 2020 14:40

$45.00
175749

WAR OF 1812 United States President James Madison PROCLAMATION in Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797380388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 27, 1812 * War of 1812 declaration by United States * James Madison proclamation * Historic report This issue has one of the best presentations on the declaration of war against Great Britain, beginning the War of 1812. Most of the first column of the front page is a somewhat decorative "Proclamation" headed with an engraving of a heraldic eagle & signed by James Madison, declaring that a state of war exists between the United States & England, marking the official beginning of the War of 1812. Inside has a nice editorial: "War Against England" which takes close to 2 pages and includes near the end: "War is Declared--Great Britain is the Enemy..." and at the very end: "...and e... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2019 12:57

$139.00
171570

JOHN RODGERS United States Navy USS President Cruise War of 1812 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259248657

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 9, 1813 * John Rodgers' third cruise * USS President - United States Navy From the midst of the War of 1812, page 2 has a lengthy letter headed: "Rodger's Cruize" from on board the frigate President, signed in type: Jno. Rodgers. Pg. 3 had details of the funeral of William Henry Allen, late commander of the U.S. sloop of war Argus. Other bits on the War of 1812. Four pages, ever bound nor trimmed, several creases, nice condition.

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:35

$29.00
170319

TO THE PEOPLE OF CANADA General William Hull Proclamation War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392225380650

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE UNITED STATES' GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Aug. 3, 1812 * General William Hull proclamation * To the inhabitants of Canada Reports include: "Commodore Rodgers' Squadron" "From Halifax" "Latest From Baltimore" "Fate of War" "United States' Frigate Constitution" and more items on the War of 1812. Perhaps the most notable content is the: "Proclamation" by William Hull beginning: "Inhabitants of Canada! After 30 years of peace & prosperity the United States have been driven to arms..." with much more, signed in type: A. P Hull. Following the popular belief that Upper Canada would not resist invasion, Hull claimed that the Americans were there to free and protect the colonists from the "tyranny" of the British. At the same... See More  

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:12

$48.00
168168

Rare BILINGUAL Groningen Netherlands French & Dutch Language 1813 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372494723734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEUILLE D'AFFICHES, ANNONCES ET AVIS DIVERS DE GRONINGUE, Groningen, The Netherlands Aug 18, 1813 * Rare bilingual publication * French & Dutch language A fascinating bilingual newspaper, the left column in French, and the right column with the same content in Dutch. The title translates to: "Leaflet, Announcements & Miscellaneous Notices from Groningen". This issue was published during the midst of the Napoleonic Wars in Europe. Eight pages, 9 by 10 1/2 inches, never bound nor trimmed with very wide margins, 2 black tax stamps at the bottom, great condition.

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Ends December 07, 2018 07:27

$74.00
166904

Early 19th Century HARTFORD CT Connecticut War of 1812 Lake Erie 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372447523098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, March 1, 1814 Page 2 has several War of 1812 items under headings: "Events Of The War" "On Lake Erie" "Niagara Frontier". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends October 24, 2018 15:49

$29.00
160013

WAR OF 1812 BEGINS Declaration of War United States vs. Great Britian Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949368027

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY MESSENGER, Boston, June 26, 1812 * War of 1812 start * Declaration of war On page 3 near the top of the second column is A Proclamation issued by President James Madison confirming the Congress declaration of war against Great Britain, stating in part: "...Now therefore, I JAMES MADISON, President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim the same..." The Proclamation, dated June 12, 1812, is signed in type: James Madison and James Monroe, the Secretary of State. Previous to the Proclamation is: "An Act issued by Congress Declaring War between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the dependencies thereof, and the United States of ... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:30

$215.00
157506

TREATY OF GHENT Signed Belgium War of 1812 Officially ENDS Peace 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372086536880

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MASSACHUSETTS SPY, OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, March 1, 1815 * Treaty of Ghent signed * War of 1812 officially over The front page has: "TREATY Of Peace And Amity, Between his Britannick Majesty and the United States of America.", the treaty which ended the War of 1812. The treaty contains a preface beginning: "His Brittanick Majesty and the United States of America, desirous of termination the war...between the countries, and of restoring, peace...have, for that purpose, appointed their respective plenipotentiaries...", plus details about the representatives appointed by the King and those by the President of the U.S., all of whom "...after a reciprocal communication of their respective full pow... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 07:37

$200.00
145677

Loss of the USS FROLIC Captured by HMS Orpheus Cuba War of 1812 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371667639558

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 11, 1814 * Loss of the USS Frolic (1813) The front page has: "A Proclamation" by Vice Admiral Alexander Cochrane, concerning a blockade of ports on the East Coast. Page 2 has: "Military Report" which takes a full column on the Napoleonic War; "Loss of the Frolick" "Blockade" and a letter signed by William Hull: "To the People of the U. States". Four pages, close-trimmed at the bottom of pg. 1 has minor loss; water staining, mostly good.

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Ends July 27, 2016 15:38

$27.00
145250

1812 Salem MA Newspaper GEORGE CLINTON Vice President DEATH w/ Black Borders


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371656579286

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Mass., April 29, 1812 * VP George Clinton death Page 2 is highlighted by a black-bordered report headed: "Death of the Vice-President" which includes a report to the Senate beginning: "Upon me devolves the painful duty of announcing to the Senate the death of our venerable fellow citizen George Clinton, Vice President of the United States..." with further details. Included also is the: "Order of Procession" of his funeral (see). Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:37

$42.00
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