The Connecticut Courant, and Weekly Intelligencer. Number 1225

The Connecticut Courant, and Weekly Intelligencer. Number 1225

Hartford: printed by Hudson and Goodwin, Monday, July 14, 1788. Approx. 16" x 10", pp. [4]; 3 columns per page; central fold, removed from binding. Previous owner's signature upper left corner. Numerous ads (one with cut), an Enquiry into the 'Effects of Spirituous Liquors upon the Human Body' (continued) by Benjamin Rush; a two-column account of the Fourth of July celebration "which gave birth to the American Empire", Thomas Allens's Marine List, extracts from the journal of Congress, a reward for a runaway slave, deaths, marriages, domestic news, a "Remarkable encounter of a white man wit' two Indians", and the last page advertising patent medicines, dancing school and public securities. Item #59015

Price: $75.00

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