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Item # 621243

July 14, 1847

EVENING POST, New York, July 14, 1847  Page 2 has a report with a small heading: "The Jewish Sabbath" which reports: "The Journal des Debats publishes a letter dated in Konigsburg, May 6th, which states that 700 Jews of that city had agreed to transfer...their Sabbath from Saturday to Sunday. This measure is regarded as...proof of the tendency felt by Jews to assimilate themselves to the Christians in religious practices." (see)
Other news items includes: "Yale College" "The Slave Case" "Attempted Abduction of a Slave" and more.
Four pages, trimmed close at the top causing minor loss, irregular at the spine margin, large folio size.

Category: Pre-Civil War