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Scheme of a lottery to raise 40,800 dollars, on 272,000 dollars, deducting 15 per cent from prizes [microform] : --this lottery consists of 20,000 tickets, divided into three classes, of which there is 8,815 prizes and 11,185 blanks, being one and a quarter blanks to a prize. : The directors of the Society for Establishing Useful Manufactures, having resolved to erect a lottery for raising one hundred thousand dollars, agreeably to an act of the legislature of the state of New-Jersey, have appointed the following persons to superintend and direct the drawing of the same ...

Author/Creator:
Society for Establishing Useful Manufactures.
Publication:
[Newark, N.J.] : Printed by John Woods, Newark, New-Jersey, --1793.
Format/Description:
Microformat
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 44 x 26 cm.
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 26141.
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Subjects:
Lotteries -- New Jersey -- Newark.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Advertisements -- Lotteries.
Place of Publication:
United States New Jersey Newark.
Notes:
"This scheme, proposed in May, was laid aside as of too great magnitude, especially as it was opposed in New York and Pennsylvania, and another scheme of a single class lottery proposed in November, 1793."--Evans.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 26141).
Cited in:
Evans 26141
OCLC:
55809651