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Valley Spirit: March 9, 1859

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President's Veto Message
(Column 1)
Summary: Text of veto message of bill that would have provided public lands for state colleges. 4 to 5 columns long.

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Description of Page: Congress, Sickles case. Letter from Washington

A Reply to the Transcript
(Column 1)
Summary: Editorial reply in partisan argument with the Transcript, and its treatment of the Valley Spirit and vice versa. All about coverage of Buchanan, tariff, and other national issues.

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Description of Page: Markets in column 3.

(Column 2)
Summary: Report on the activities of Franklin's representatives to the Legislature.
(Names in announcement: Mr. Brewster)
Poor House Appointments
(Column 3)
Summary: Appointments to Board of Directors of Poor House. Also appointments to some kind of brigade.
(Names in announcement: Mr. Weaver, Mr. Gillam, Snively Strickler, S.G. LaneM.D., John Dingler, Daniel Greeswait, Jacob Stover, John Forbes, Major John Shade, James Chasiton, Frederick Walk)
(Column 3)
Summary: Hays, a free black, accidentally drowned in the Conococheague Creek.
(Names in announcement: Charley Hays)
(Column 4)
Summary: Married on March 2.
(Names in announcement: Rev. W.A. West, John Swine, Marilla Holliday, Samuel Holliday)
(Column 4)
Summary: Died on February 10, age 66.
(Names in announcement: Mrs. C. Franklin)
(Column 4)
Summary: Died February 26, age 34
(Names in announcement: Miss Ramona Friday)
(Column 4)
Summary: Edward, age 9, died on March 03.
(Names in announcement: Edward Weir, R.K. Weir, Susan Weir)

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Description of Page: All about the Sickles case