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1840 What I've Never Seen ~

August 8, 2017

Hello, avid readers of past wisdom and predictions 1840's style ~ August from the 1840 Illinois Farmer's Almanac compliments of archive.org.  

 

"What I've never seen ~ I've never seen a person happy, unless it was one  who endeavored to promote the happiness of others." 

~Aristotle

 

Click  image to see a PDF you can zoom as large as you desire

 

Notice in the first line in the right column: America discovered 1498 ~ 

 

"Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a good provision for old age."  

~Cicero

 

More pages will be published each week until the entire almanac is published.

 

Thanks to archive.com for making historical data available to the public and to Knox College for contributing the almanac.

 

 

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