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Astrology newspaper predicts the future of the Civil War...
Item # 689801
September 01, 1862
BROUGHTON'S MONTHLY PLANET READER & ASTROLOGICAL JOURNAL, Philadelphia, July, Aug., Sept., 1862, 1862 A fascinating and very unusual newspaper of small-size themed on predicting what would happen in the future as well as astrology and phrenology. A single issue for these 3 months.
The full front page is a print of: "Charles Louis Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of the French". All of page 2 is taken up with his nativity, astrologically speaking. Page 3 has: "The Astrologer" ans well as: "Fate of the Nation, For the Summer Quarter of 1862" which predicts the state of the Civil War.
The back page has: "Fate of the Nation For July, 1862" "Fate of the Nation for Aug., 1862" and: "Fate of the Nation For Sep., 1862"
Four pages, 5 3/4 by 9 inches, nice condition.
Category: Moments in American History