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1843 sea serpent sighting ?...



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October 07, 1843

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 7, 1843 

* Sea serpent - monster
* Cape Cod, Massachusetts


Page 3 has an article: "The Sea Serpent" which reports its sighting near Cape Cod. Very descriptive, noting in part: "...Its form was that of an eel...The head was somewhat smaller than the body...judged the body to have been from 90 to 120 feet long..." with more.
Four pages, very nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War