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Correspondence 
Newspapers  Trudgeon, William, Correspondence, "Correspondence," York Commonwealth, 3 Dec 1858, p. 2  Letter to the editor of the York Commonwealth
Correspondence 
Newspapers  One of the Twelve, Correspondence, "Correspondence," York Commonwealth, 3 Dec 1858, p. 2  Letter to the editor about the upcoming municipal elections Signed "Fairplay"
Correspondance 
Newspapers  "Correspondance," York Commonwealth, 10 Dec 1858, p. 2  Letter to the editor about nominations for municipal election.
"Extraordinary Decision": Simmons vs. Reesor 
Newspapers  "Extraordinary Decision": Simmons vs. Reesor, York Commonwealth, 10 Dec 1858, p. 2  Letter to the editor regarding a lawsuit over the sale of land. Above this published letter is a notice from the publishers of the York Commonwealth declaring their impartiality.
Correspondence 
Newspapers  "Correspondence," York Commonwealth, 17 Dec 1858, p. 2  Letter to the editor as written by Mr. William Trudgeon.
Correspondence 
Newspapers  "Correspondence," York Commonwealth, 17 Dec 1858, p. 2  Letter to the editor about local politics signed One of the Twelve.
Correspondence 
Newspapers  "Correspondence," York Commonwealth, 24 Dec 1858, 1, 2  Letter to the editor about the state of society's youth.
Correspondence 
Newspapers  "Correspondence," York Commonwealth, 24 Dec 1858, p. 1  Letter to the editor about the creation of a debating club and the merits of its existence for young males in society.
School Examinations 
Newspapers  "School Examinations," York Commonwealth, 7 Jan 1859, p. 2  Letter to the editor praising the teaching abilities of Mr. McLellan and the quality of education received by the children he teaches.
Our Common School System 
Newspapers  "Our Common School System," York Commonwealth, 14 Jan 1859, p. 2  Editorial about the common school system as composed by one of Mr. McLellan's students for the examinations held in December.
The Lecture Season 
Newspapers  "The Lecture Season," York Commonwealth, 3 Dec 1858, p. 2  Letter to the editor of the Globe about the importance of public lectures and the ability of lecturers to enlighten members of society. Articled originally published in the Globe.
Markham Assessors 
Newspapers  "Markham Assessors," York Commonwealth, 4 Feb 1859, p. 2  Henry Marr's response to a previous editorial about his appointment to the position of Assessor for Markham.
Markham Assessors 
Newspapers  "Markham Assessors," York Commonwealth, 4 Feb 1859, p. 2  Letter sent to the proprietors of the newspaper in support of Henry Marr's appointment to the position of Assessor.
Theodore Walworth's Lecture on 'Reminiscences of the Crimea! 
Newspapers  Teefy, M., Theodore Walworth's Lecture on 'Reminiscences of the Crimea!, "Theodore Walworth's Lecture on 'Reminiscences of the Crimea!," York Commonwealth, 18 Feb 1859, p. 2  Letter to the editor written by Matthew Teefy about the lecture given by Dr. Walworth on the Crimea. Mr. Teefy believed Dr. Walworth's experiences to be lies.
Dr. Theodore Walworth or, The Notable Doings of an Ex-Magistrate 
Newspapers  "Dr. Theodore Walworth or, The Notable Doings of an Ex-Magistrate," York Commonwealth, 25 Feb 1859, p. 2  Response to the letter written by M. Teefy (18 Feb 1859) defending Dr. Theodore Walworth.
Dr. Walworth and His Confessor 
Newspapers  "Dr. Walworth and His Confessor," York Commonwealth, 25 Feb 1859, p. 1  Letter to the editor from "A Hickery Quaker" responding the fallout from the Walworth Lecture. The author of the letter believes that an investigation is warranted and that lecture series only serve to benefit the community as long as the speakers are honest.
Important meeting in Vaughan 
Newspapers  "Important meeting in Vaughan," York Herald, 10 Feb 1860, p. 2  A letter to the editor advertising a meeting about establishing proper side-roads in Vaughan.
Permium harness establishment 
Newspapers  "Permium harness establishment," York Herald, 10 Feb 1860, p. 2  Letter endorsing the harness business of W.H. Myers.
The body of William Heaten of Victoria Square, exhumed 
Newspapers  "The body of William Heaten of Victoria Square, exhumed," York Herald, 10 Feb 1860, p. 2  Account of a court case in which a body was exhumed to determine that the original cause of death was accurate.
Agreeable with my promise... 
Newspapers  "Agreeable with my promise...," York Herald, 10 Feb 1860, p. 2  Letter describing a hotly contested election for School Section No. 6 in Markham - after the results at the previous meeting were declared illegal by the local superintendant.
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