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United States of America. [microform] : By his high and mighty laziness Ephraim Eager, captain general and commander in chief, of the Idle Society throughout the United States of America. To [blank] gentleman, Greeting. You being appointed [blank] of an Idle Society in the town of [blank] ... I do by these presents ... commission you accordingly. ... Given under my hand and seal of the society, at Leominster, the [blank] day of [blank] first year of the Idle Society. ...

Author/Creator:
Idle Society.
Other Title:
By his high and mighty laziness Ephraim Eager ...
Publication:
[Leominster, Mass.? : Printed by Charles Prentiss?, 1799?]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 48892.
Format/Description:
Microformat
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 40 x 33 cm.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Blank forms.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Leominster.
Notes:
The only known copy, held by the American Antiquarian Society, is filled out in ms. appointing Clark Chandler captain of the Idle Society in Worcester, Mass. Dated the first of November 1799, and signed by Oliver Vose, secretary.
Probably printed by Charles Prentiss, the only printer active at Leominster in Nov. 1799.
Printed area measures 18.2 x 19.3 cm.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 48892).
Cited in:
Bristol B10820
Shipton & Mooney 48892
OCLC:
55831613
Status/Location:
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