Mortgage Burning! / At the A.M.E. Zion Church, / Atlantic Street, Hackensack, New Jersey. / Sunday, July 15, 1906. / Come and Rejoice with us On the Occasion. / This Mortgage Is of About 20 Years Standing. / [followed by 20 lines more fully describing the celebration, speakers, activities, etc.]. Signed in type "Rev. W.H. Batchelor, Pastor".

[Hackensack, NJ]: Riverside Press, 1906. Printed handbill, 9 x 6 inches, employing several sizes and styles of type. Mortgage burning services and celebrations were popular with African-American churches of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Not recorded on OCLC. Very good. (8565). Item #61643

Price: $85.00

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