Frank Leslie's Illustrated 1876 Indian War General Crook Centennial Uncle Sam For Sale
UP FOR sale, WE OFFER
FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER
A fine early vintageand genuine illustrated journal, very similar to Harper's Weekly and the same size, just different artists. This issue dated Oct 14, 1876 , not long after the Custer Massacre.
Illustrated engravings full page showing scenes from the expedition against the Indians with General Crook. A double page engraving showing Uncle Sam with empty pockets., President Grant with all his friends looking at Uncle Sam wanting more money., with the current reformists headed by Tilden on the left side. Gen. Grant and his friends are waving the "bloody shirt". [ a political term that was used to rally men from the Civil War ].
A small article about a new invention about how one can use his voice on a telegraph wire for a long distance., gives details of this wonder. [ ps: it's the telephone ] Alexander G. Bell invented the device in March, 1876.
Sections devoted to the Centennial., a fine full complete issue. No stains, never been folded, no odors, and will be shipped well packed flat.
NOTE: We will gladly combine your winning items into one shipment to save you postage costs.
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A FRIENDLY NOTE ON SHIPPING
Please note that I ship items as quickly as I can, we have a packing room all set up for me., I am a bit disabled from arthritis., some days are good, some days are not so good. There are times I cannot manage to pack up the winning orders, so there may be a day or two delay. Just to inform is all, please do not use this against me on the "star" system. Many thanks, and, Many thanks for the offerding.
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