The Defect in Our Monetary System and the Danger to National Prosperity Due to It: An Address Before the St. Louis Commercial Club, May 20, 1893.

St. Louis: Nixon-Jones Printing Co., 1893. First edition. 8vo, original printed wrappers, 23 pages. Related 3-page unbound pamphlet from the Commercial Club on its opposition to the Sherman Act laid in. Wrappers somewhat darkened and a bit chipped; a good, sound copy. Item #12852

An uncommon address delivered as the Panic of 1893 was under full swing, Leighton argues for the repeal of the Sherman Silver Purchase Act.

Price: $40.00

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