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LATF Hipster (27)
Categories: Haw-Haw

Twenty-seventh in a series of posts asking you to look at that forgotten hipster.

Nasby

Petroleum V. Nasby (David Ross Locke, 1833–88) was an American journalist and political commentator. His best-known writings — The Nasby Letters — championed the cause of the Confederate States of America in the voice of a bigoted, work-shy opportunist. The point of this ironic fiction being to rally support for the Union.

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