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Astrology newspaper predicts the future...

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December 01, 1865

BROUGHTON'S MONTHLY PLANET READER & ASTROLOGICAL JOURNAL, Philadelphia, Oct., Nov., & Dec., 1865  A fascinating and very unusual newspaper of small-size themed on predicting what would happen in the future as well as astrology and phrenology.
The issue begins with several pages on a list of: "The Herbs Fruits, Plants & Roots, Allotted Under the Several Planets of Whose Quality They Partake Together with Proper Directions as to the Best Time of Gathering" according to astrological charts.
Inside has: "An Epitome of the Theory & Practice of Astrology" as well as: "Extraordinary Effects of Mesmerism: A Suggestive Warning". The back page has: "The Fate of The Nation - For the Autumn Quarter of 1865" and also: "The Fate of the Nation for Oct" "The Fate of the Nation for Nov." and: "The Fate of the Nation for Dec.".
Eight pages, 5 3/4 by 9 inches, nice condition.

Category: Moments in American History