Guayama pirates Jan 1848

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Guayama pirates Jan 1848 - for Pi BATE.--The Portland Argue hu foil...
for Pi BATE.--The Portland Argue hu foil wing:-Schooner wing:-Schooner Juliet, Nathaniel Gordon, OT ' * ved "* Guayama, November 17, from Port- the f bn . 1 ' , On th * out feU in witj * 1 ' , - , schooner of about eighty tons, twc gum ind twenty men. She ordered bankers to t ;nd my boat on board-, j m t | t i*nce for escape, we laid our topsail the manu- Clay himself. But to use tin; pocket \vhen- mas , getting the boat ready, waiting to c me down; he hauled up bis topsail, hav. ag a good opportunity we filed away, ·ere .s h» bows, and got clear of him. chat ;d us twelve hour*, firing'grape shot us, · ·hich did no damage. V hat with pirates at *ea, and acho -e, iti* hard for some peopk to little money they dom»k«.

Clipped from Potosi Republican13 Jan 1848, ThuPage 2

Potosi Republican (Potosi, Wisconsin)13 Jan 1848, ThuPage 2
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