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    Five Eastern U.S. Newspapers with Texas Content, all dated between 1839 and 1842. All are four pages in length with some foxing and light dampstaining; overall very good condition. (1) Atkinson's Evening Post, and Philadelphia Saturday News, June 15, 1839, with a short article on "The Origin of the Word Texas."
    (2) Saturday Evening Post, March 14, 1840, with news of Galveston.
    (3) The Saturday Evening Post, April 2, 1842, includes the publication of "A Proclamation to the Citizens of Texas."
    (4) The Saturday Evening Post, August 6, 1842, with news of a skirmish between Texans and Mexicans.
    (5) The New York Herald, September 15, 1842, with news about the Texan Army.

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