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November 05, 1844
NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 5, 1844
* Killing of Joseph Smith murder trial riots
* Mormons - Mormonism - Carthage, Illinois
The front page has: "The Mormons" which includes: "The St. Louis papers say that more trouble is brewing in the Mormon country...when Williams & Sharp (charged with the murder of the Smiths) went up to stand their trial. Two hundred Mormons appeared at Carthage...armed & disguised as Indians...much murder & bloodshed would ensue..." with a bit more.
Four pages, very nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War