1775 Br. and Sr. Frederic William Marshall set out from Wachovia to attend the Moravian Church’s General Synod in Germany. Because of wars in America and Europe, the Marshalls will not be able to return to Wachovia until 1779.
1851 The People’s Press appears in Salem. The weekly newspaper is published by Levi and Edward Blum, sons of Salem’s first publisher, John Christian Blum. The People’s Press will serve as the Southern Province’s unofficial publication until its last issue on 8 December 1892.
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