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President Garfield's Death...

Item # 563268

September 21, 1881

DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, September 21, 1881

* President James Garfield death
* Black bordered issue

Front page has: "President Garfield's Death" "Sec. Blaine Announces To Minister Lowell The Demise Of President Garfield & The Accession Of President Arthur", & other reports: "Yesterday at Elberon" "The Arrangements in Washington" "The Post Mortem Examination".

The back page has: "Lying In State At Elberon--The Funeral Train Leaving For Washington" and much more.

All columns on the front page & back page are black-bordered in honor of Garfield's death. Front page has two inks pots in unrelated text, otherwise in good condition.

Category: Post-Civil War