Guayama pirates Dec 1847

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Guayama pirates Dec 1847 - A Piratk A letter from Capt. Gordon, of the...
A Piratk A letter from Capt. Gordon, of the schooner Juliet, of Portland, arrived at Guayama Nov 17ih, says: "On the passage out I fell 111 with a piratical schooner of about eighty tons, having two truns and twenty men. She ordered me 10 send my boat on board. We laid our lops-d lops-d lops-d to the mast, get-tinr get-tinr get-tinr the boat ready, waiting for his to come down. He hauled up his topsail, when, having a good opportunity, opportunity, we hlled away, shot across his bows, and got clear of him. She chased me twelve hours, firing grape shot at jisjiut joitig no damage ,

Clipped from The Baltimore Sun24 Dec 1847, FriPage 1

The Baltimore Sun (Baltimore, Maryland)24 Dec 1847, FriPage 1
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