$10 Reward for Stolen Sailboat

reward for stolen sailboat

Here’s an ad in the paper that you’re not terribly likely to see today. It was printed in the Daily Evening Star on July 5th, 1854.

reward for stolen sailboat

reward for stolen sailboat

Source: Library of Congress

I couldn’t find anything about the boat being recovered.

 

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