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John Martin: Expert Observer

Part 8, pages 135-150

The final section of the Scrap & Sketch Book is primarily about the criminal activity in Bangor, the results of court appearances of those charged, and various changes in manners and morals.

Among the topic and personalities are:
Transport ship Charles Thomas
Transport ship John Rice
1st Maine Heavy Artillery
Col. Russell B. Shepherd
Fenian Brotherhood
Fenian uniform
John Lynde
Jim Ham
Bill Stevens
Dr. Calvin Seavey
Cornelius Sullivan
P. M. Blake
Cornelius Driscoll
Philadelphia Convention
George W. Ladd
President Johnson
Annie Martin performance
Solon Wilder
Men smoking