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Counterfeiters beware...

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July 20, 1773

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 20, 1773  An inside page has: "Animadversions on the late Act for Preventing the Clipping and Diminishing of the Gold Coin of this Kingdom". Another report headed: "America" is concerning: "...the island of St. Vincent, the Carribs, formed into small parties in the night, plunder the inhabitants & render property extremely insecure; there will be no real safety until the whole race of them are translated where they can annoy us no more." (see)
Much other European news of the day, plus ads as well. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's