"Eating House," The Old Flag
Advertisement that appeared in the May 19, 1865 edition of The Old Flag, a Plymouth, N.C. newspaper. These advertisements celebrate the return of peace — and of consumer goods from the North. With the end of the blockade, Southern merchants were once again able to import goods from the North and Europe. Transcription of advertisement below.
"[Eating House]." The Old Flag, May 19, 1865. Available online courtesy at Newspapers.com and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. https://universityofnorthcarolinaatchapelhill-newspapers-com.libproxy.li....
Meals BREAKFAST from 7 to 9 A. M.
DINNER from 12 to 2 P. M.
SUPPER from 5 to 7 P. M.
PRICE OF MEALS: Breakfast 75 cents. Dinner One Dollar. Supper 75 cts.
Saloon in the Mary Lee House.
WM. RANKIN, Proprietor.
Plymouth, N. C., May 19, 1865.
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