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August 24, 1793

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 24, 1793  

* 18th century American produce
* Marie Antoinette in prison

Page 2 has a report noting in part: "The American harvest...has proved so abundant that for 25 to 30 Winchester barrels have been computed the produce of many thousands single acres...that orders will be received for the exportation of 250,000 quarters of European or Indian wheat...at Boston, Rhode Island, Philadelphia, Annapolis, Newcastle on Delaware, Williamsburgh, and New York...".
The back page has the latest report concerning Marie Antoinette in France: "...that no further proceedings had taken place respecting the Queen...still remained in the common prison of the Conciergerie..." with more.
Eight pages, 9 by 12 1/2 inches, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's