Broadside for Killis, January 5, 1807.
What is this advertisement offering to the reader?
What must the reader of the advertisement do in order to take part in this offer?
How does the author describe Killis?
What did Killis have with him when he left?
How would you describe Killis’ relationship with James Carpenter? Use evidence from the document to support your answer.
Was this advertisement successful in achieving its purpose? Use evidence from the letter and broadside to support your answer.
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