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Themed on the military: the last issue...



Item # 679335

July 30, 1841

CITIZEN SOLDIER, Windsor, Vermont, July 30, 1841  The motto in the masthead details its purpose: "Devoted to the Interests of the Militia, To Military Science and National Defense in General." This is the last issue of this short-lived newspaper lasting just 52 weeks issues from 1840-1841.
Among the various articles within are: "Fiery Flying Serpent" and a page 2 report: "Citizen Soldier Stopped" which reports on its ende, taking almost an entire page.
Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/2 inches, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War