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September 05, 1667

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 5, 1667  A very early issue of this still-publishing newspaper, having started in 1665.
A report on the reverse from  "Plymouth" notes: "The Virginia Fleet sailed from hence, and from Foy, on Friday, last are by contrary Winds put back again into this Port, and expect only a fair Gale to encourage them to pursue their Voyage."
Complete as a single sheet newspaper, 7 by 11 inches, nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's