The Weekly Southerner. Largest Circulation in the City! Largest in the County! Largest in Cherokee Georgia! Thursday Morning, November 5, 1863
Rome, Georgia: D. A. Gartell, Editor, 1863.
Newspaper. Newspaper. Single sheet approx. 18" x 23". 2 pages. Paper is folded. Paper is edge chipped, creased and toned. Articles include, “Shall We Have an Eight Years War”; “Headquarters news from Atlanta”; “An Old Woman Charges on General Forrest”; “A Faithful and Sensible Slave”; Death of Lt. Col. A. R. Harper”; ”How to Make a Girl (Irresistibly) Handsome”; and more. Several advertisements including one for a runaway Slave. Previous owner(s) name in pencil top right corner. Vintage north Georgia Confederate newspaper printed less than 2 months after the Battle of Chickamauga in southern Tennessee. Fair. Item #25624