Lot 72 of 585:
Mountain Echo "Fig Leaf" newspaper  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$156
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Title:
The Mountain Echo, Vol. XX, No. 50. - "Fig Leaf Edition"
Author:
Place:
Boulder Creek, CA
Publisher:
Luther McQuesten
Date:
1916
Description:

Printed leaf, approximately 5½x6". Encased in plastic laminate.

The first of four issues of this Santa Cruz county newspaper to be printed on leaves "Owing to the high cost of paper and the delinquency of quite a few subscribers". Called the "Fig Leaf" editions, they are actually printed on poplar leaves.

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Condition:
Some chipping and splitting, encased in plastic laminate.
 
Item number:
263736
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