Thursday, November 4, 2010

1871 ad

"A Brattleboro, Vermont, husband who had posted his wife took it all back. 'Having advertised my wife last week while under the influence of intoxicating drink and advice of others, I hereby give notice that said advertisement was without just cause or provocation, and is hereby retracted.'"

Date: August 04, 1871
Location: Ohio
Paper: Cincinnati Daily Enquirer

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