Item #39752 HURRAH FOR THE WHIGS! FREEMEN AWAKE- - - YOUR SUFFERING COUNTRY CALLS! YOUNG MEN'S TICKET. THE CONSTITUTION AND LAWS. FOR REPRESENTATIVES, WILLIAM HUNGERFORD, TRUMAN HANKS. FOR SENATOR, JOSEPH B. GILBERT. FOR GOVERNOR, SAMUEL A. FOOT. FOR LIEUT. GOVERNOR, THADDEUS BETTS. FOR TREASURER, ISAAC SPENCER. FOR SECRETARY, THOMAS DAY. ALL WHO ARE OPPOSED TO POST OFFICE DICTATION, TO THE "EXPERIMENT" AND "PERISH CREDIT,- - PERISH COMMERCE" PARTY, WILL THIS DAY STAND BY THE CONSTITUTION AND THE LAWS. Whig Party in Connecticut.

HURRAH FOR THE WHIGS! FREEMEN AWAKE- - - YOUR SUFFERING COUNTRY CALLS! YOUNG MEN'S TICKET. THE CONSTITUTION AND LAWS. FOR REPRESENTATIVES, WILLIAM HUNGERFORD, TRUMAN HANKS. FOR SENATOR, JOSEPH B. GILBERT. FOR GOVERNOR, SAMUEL A. FOOT. FOR LIEUT. GOVERNOR, THADDEUS BETTS. FOR TREASURER, ISAAC SPENCER. FOR SECRETARY, THOMAS DAY. ALL WHO ARE OPPOSED TO POST OFFICE DICTATION, TO THE "EXPERIMENT" AND "PERISH CREDIT,- - PERISH COMMERCE" PARTY, WILL THIS DAY STAND BY THE CONSTITUTION AND THE LAWS.

[Hartford]: P. Canfield, Printer, [1834]. Attractive, illustrated folio broadside, 20" x 27." Minor wear. A Flag, with motto, "The Constitution and Laws," flanked on each side by the iconic Screaming Eagle, with "E Pluribus Unum" banner in its talons. Near Fine.

The "Perish Credit, Perish Commerce" slogan is a reference to the Jacksonians' efforts to abolish the Bank of the United States, and the Whigs' support of rechartering the Bank.
Not in American Imprints, Sabin, or AAS online site. OCLC 15923626 [1- CT Mus. Culture & History] as of December 2023. Item #39752

Price: $1,250.00