"Is Your Profession Law? May Heaven Save It" [Broadside]. The Carriers' Annual. To the Patrons of the Daily Evening Transcript. At head: January 1....1834. [Boston: Dutton and Wentworth, 1833]. 15-1/2" x 10-1/2" broadside, text in two columns below headline and woodcut vignette of newspaper carriers doing their rounds, surrounded by ornamental border. Moderate toning, light foxing, a few slight creases, lower corner lacking without loss to border or text, faint dampstaining to edges affecting headline and image without loss to legibility. $500. * Probably issued by the printers of Boston's Daily Evening Transcript to commemorate the new year, this verse broadside includes a stanza dedicated "To the Lawyer, with a special plea--of "happy new year!" and prayer that he may grant oyer of their petition for the usual donation."
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