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Matthew Livermore

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1765-06-06
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Newspaper advertisement for sale: New-Hampshire Gazette, 10 May 1765, p. 3; 17 May 1765, p. 1; 24 May 1765, p. 4; 31 May 1765, p. 3; 7 June 1765, p. 3; 14 June 1765, p. 2
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Advertisement text (10, 17, 24 May): "NOTICE is hereby given, That the whole of the LIBRARY belonging to Mathew Livermore, Esq; (except his Law Books) is to be Sold at PUBLIC VENDUE at the New Vendue House near the State-House in Portsmouth, on Thursday the sixth Day of June next, at Three o'Clock P.M.—A Catalogue of the Books may be seen at said Livermore's any Time before the Sale.——N.B. Any Gentleman that inclines to purchase any of said Livermore's Law-Books may have them at private Sale. And all Persons that have any Books belonging to him of any sort, are once more desired to be so generous as to return them.
ALSO, to be sold at private Sale a number of valuable Rights of Land in out Towns belonging to said Livermore. Portsmouth, May 2d."

N.B. The text for 24 May adds an additional line at the top: "PUBLIC VENDUE, June 6."
Advertisement text (31 May 1765): "Next Thursday will be Sold at PUBLIC VENDUE, at the new Vendue-House, Near the State-House, in the Street leading to Spring Hill, and almost opposite the Hon. Richard Wibirds, Esq; in Portsmouth; The whole of the LIBRARY belonging to Mathew Livermore, Esq; (except his Law-Books.)—A Catalogue of the Books may be seen at said Livermore's any Time befor the Sale. [To begin at Three o'Clock P.M.]"
Advertisement text (6 June 1765): "This Day and To-morrow, at the new Vendue-House, Near the State-House, in the Street leading to Spring Hill, and almost opposite the Hon. Richard Wibirds, Esq; in Portsmouth; The whole of the LIBRARY belonging to Mathew Livermore, Esq; (except his Law-Books.)—"
Advertisement text (14 June 1765): "This Afternoon, at Six o'Clock, at the new Vendue-House, Near the State-House, in the Street leading to Spring Hill, and almost opposite the Hon. Richard Wibirds, Esq; in Portsmouth—Continues the Sale [of] The whole of the LIBRARY belonging to Mathew Livermore, Esq; (except his Law-Books.)—"
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