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    George Washington: Three British Newspapers. 1) London's "The Sun" from January 25, 1800 contains a report on page 3 of Washington's funeral, 2) "The [London] Times" from November 9, 1796 contains Washington's Resignation from political life and his Farewell Address on page 3, and 3) "The Edinburgh Evening Courant" from November 8, 1777 has various items related to the Revolutionary War, including Benedict Arnold's victory over British troops near the town of Stillwater. Battles of Generals Howe and Burgoyne (a.k.a., "Gentleman Johnny") are reported.

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