[PW] 'New York World' online?

Sergio Barcellos Ximenes sbximenes at superig.com.br
Mon Oct 31 08:58:07 PDT 2016

They are here:
It seems there is no front page available.

The transcription of the article:


The booklet:



Em 31/10/16 12:36, AllenAmet at aol.com escreveu: 
> Hi,
>  I used to think that back issues of the 'NY World' were searchable and 
> available on fultonhistory.com but I don't see it (them) there now.
>  Specifically I am looking for the front page of the Jan. 3, 1885 issue, 
> which had a long column on a New Year's Dinner held in NJ, at the home of 
> William J. Hammer. It was supposedly a remarkable event, with all kinds of 
> electrical devices, automata, gadgets, etc. held for the "Society of 
> Seventy-Seven."
>  Various sources now give different dates - even years - for this unusual 
> Dinner. And based on what I dimly remember, I sometimes wonder if it 
> really took place as described.
>  Anyway, if I could see the actual article again, it would be very 
> helpful. The 'same' article (and same date) may have also appeared in the 'Daily 
> Advertiser and Journal' (of Newark, NJ). 
>  Much thanks in advance!
> Allen K.
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