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October 19, 1839

THE BAY STATE DEMOCRACY, Boston, Mass., Oct. 19, 1839 A campaign newspaper, this title was published by the Bay State Democrat. Ftpg. has an ad endorsing Martin Van Buren for President, as well as candidates for Governor and Lieut. Governor, plus various candidates for State Senator. Mostly political and campaign-related content. This is the volume I (number 8) issue. Has a decorative masthead. First leaf has a thin line of lite foxing at the edge of the outer margin, and there is a similar line of foxing at the bottom of the second leaf.

Category: Pre-Civil War