National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1821-1823 - Joan M. Dixon. The sixth and largest volume in this continuing series contains abstracts from The Daily National Intelligencer (formerly The National Intelligencer & Washington Advertiser), the first newspaper printed in Washington, D.C. Entries include advertisements, appointments by the president, House of Representatives petitions, legal notices, insolvent debtors, marriages, deaths, divorces, miscellaneous notices, letters in the post office, tax lists, military promotions, court cases, deaths by accident, prisoners, maritime information, skirmishes and more. The abstracts are a great aid to finding locations, ages or relationships of people in the Maryland, Washington and Virginia areas. Newspapers. (1998), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, indices, 524 pp.