personal advertisements

Personals: Missing Wife, Dyspepsia, and Cure Your Cocaine Habit

How odd are these old personal ads. I suspect you can imagine some of these on Craigslist today. I’m especially intrigued by the first and last ones. How bizarre. These are from the 1880s, printed in The Evening Star.

personal advertisements

personal advertisements

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