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    Royal letter of state announcing the assassination of King Carlos I

    King Manuel II of Portugal Document Signed, four integral pages written on pages one and two, 9.5" x 15.5", February 1908, in Portuguese. Light foxing, a couple of minor tears and an uneven left edge where it was removed from a binding, else very good. The document is addressed to General Miguel R. Dávila, President of the Republic of Honduras, informing him of the assassination of King Carlos I of Portugal and the accession of King Manuel. The first page is bordered in black to denote court morning. It is signed boldly on the verso "Rei".

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    February, 2008
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
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