1784 THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SON OR WORCESTER GAZETTE NEWSPAPER: 4 page paper dated September 9th 1794, articles on front page include reprint from the Connecticut Courant an article about Dr. Benjamin Franklin's observations on electricity and how every building should have a rod of iron (lightning rod) to be places at the end of every building. Nice masthead designed by Paul Revere. Measures 18 1/2'' x 11 1/4''.
CONDITION: Toning, foxing, chips and bends.