Book #73316
Read and Judge. 11-3/4" x 7-1/4" Broadside. New Albany, IN, 1825. Broadside, Indiana, L. Elderkin.

Read and Judge. 11-3/4" x 7-1/4" Broadside. New Albany, IN, 1825

"You Defrauded Mrs. Ruff, Out of Considerable Sums of Money, And Endeavored to Cheat and Defraud Her Out of Greater Sums" [Broadside]. [Indiana]. Elderkin, L. Read and Judge. New Albany, IN: Printed by T.H. Roberts, July 16, 1825. 11-3/4" x 7-1/4" broadside, text in two columns below headline. Light browning and faint staining, a few minor chips to edges, fold lines, two vertical and one horizontal, a few minor tears along folds, repair to longer tear along horizontal fold mended on verso with archival tape, early manuscript note in faint early hand to bottom margin. $750. * Elderkin published this broadside to warn voters about Benjamin Blackiston, who was running for the office of associate judge. He claims Blackiston defrauded Mrs. Ruff, a widow, on several occasions. Written by a descendent, the manuscript note says Mrs. Ruff was related to Elderkin.

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