Column about Valentine's Day

Trevor Member Photo

Clipped by Trevor

Column about Valentine's Day - "To-morrow is 8t. Valehtime's day." Old Song ....
"To-morrow is 8t. Valehtime's day." Old Song . Tc-morroV, gentle and fairj reader, is St- Val-entiae's day, a period of some moment, to all young lovers both in Old Eugland and New England, whatever it may be here. St. yalentine, as you probably : know, was a presbyter of the 'church, who was beheaded in the time of Valerianus, the empeYor, and by a most singular coincidsnce th day on which he sufTeredmartyrdom 1500 years ago, has been for centuries commemorated bv the effusions of earthly love and fancy. Not one of the Saints' days in our calendar has been so honored by the muses. , Little deemed the tyrant when he gave

Clipped from
  1. The Times-Picayune,
  2. 13 Feb 1839, Wed,
  3. Page 2

Trevor Member Photo
  • Column about Valentine's Day

    Trevor – 02 Feb 2018

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in