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Staunton Spectator: October 7, 1857

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Description of Page: Bottom half of page is dark and blurry. News from California, Oregon

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Summary: Discusses suspension of specie payments, SS dismisses concerns about its effect on the economy.
Safety of Independent Bank Notes
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Summary: SS is citing articles from Frederiscksburg Herald and National Intelligencer emphasizing stability of independent bank notes
The Virginia Banks
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Summary: List of state banks suspending specie payments, including Staunton branches of Bank of the Valley, Central Bank of Virginia

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Summary: Korma to Farber, 9/29/57
(Names in announcement: Rev. Valentine F. Bolton, Jacob H. Korma, Rebecca O. Farber, Joseph Farber)
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Summary: Died 9/30/57
(Names in announcement: Wm. S??)
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Summary: Died 10/3/57
(Names in announcement: Abraham Wanger)
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Summary: Mary Jane died 10/1/57 of typhoid dissentary at age 21. Long obituary with poem.
(Names in announcement: Mary Jane Harmon, Henry Harmon, Eliza Harmon)
Trailer: Vind. and Rockingham Register please copy

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