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The Mayor of Charleston, South Carolina declares a day of fasting

Charleston, South Carolina, 1855
09/23/1858
With the city in the midst of a yellow fever epidemic, the mayor of Charleston declared a day of public fasting.  The effect is not recorded. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1860 (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, 1859), 384.

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