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AN ACCOUNT OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE TRIAL OF SUSAN B. ANTHONY, ON THE CHARGE OF ILLEGAL VOTING, AT THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN NOV., 1872, AND ON THE TRIAL OF BEVERLY W. JONES, EDWIN T. MARSH AND WILLIAM B. HALL, THE INSPECTORS OF ELECTION BY WHOM HER VOTE WAS RECEIVED
Rochester, N.Y., 1874. vii,212pp. Bound to style in half calf and marbled boards, leather label. Titlepage reapired on outer margin. Light tanning, otherwise internally clean. Very good. The scarce published transcript of the famous 1873 trial in which Anthony was convicted of illegal voting and fined $100. She had cast a vote in the 1872 presidential election in Rochester (voting for Ulysses S. Grant). After her conviction, she told the court: "I shall never pay a dollar of your unjust penalty" and, true to her word, she did not. The work also includes an account of the trial of the three election workers who accepted the votes of Anthony and fifteen other women.
      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana ]
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