“Personal,” Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, March 7, 1859, p. 2: 6.
Chicago Press and Tribune
Don Sailer, Dickinson College
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When old Captain Brown, of Kansas, heard of the President’s instructions to Gov. Medary to offer two hundred and fifty dollars for his apprehension and capture, he issued a proclamation offering two dollars and fifty cents for Mr. Buchanan’s head.