Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook E (Part I) >> [Page 90] >> A Trip to Pon Pon

Item informationTitle: A Trip to Pon Pon
Genre: Correspondence
Publication informationVolume: E (Part I)

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      Resource Identifier: SE1_18xx_279


      Description ''Readers, were you ever on board a real steamer—none of ...''

      Clipping reads: For the Chicora. | A TRIP TO PON PON. | Brandreth's pills surpassed—120 miles through by  daylight | —and no stoppages for breakfast and dinnerand home | before supper. | [poetic introduction]
      Notes Position: whole page

      Though source of clipping has not been found, an article in the Charleston Courier from August 27th, 1842 mentions "the descriptions that have recently appeared in several of our journals of a 'Trip to Pon Pon''' (2).