World History & Research Reports

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Pennsylvania Journal (December 12, 1771).

#AceHistoryReport – Dec.13: Fromberger and Siemon commenced advertising in the Pennsylvania Journal in late September. They incorporated a variety of appeals into their notice. They informed customers that they catered to the latest tastes, stating that they carried “the newest fashionable muffs, tippets, and ermine, now worn by the ladies at the courts of Great […]