From The Sun March 15-21, 1842
MARCH 15: Resigned -- Samuel Brady, Mayor of Baltimore. He says to the effect that the Common Council were too great a set of boobies for a man of sense to get along with. No doubt. These alderman eat so much their brains become too fat to attend to their duties.
MARCH 21: The circulation of the city banks on the morning of the 17th inst. was $880,000.
From The Sun March 15-21, 1892
MARCH 18: Every Irishman yesterday was proud that he was an Irishman by birth or descent, proud that it was St. Patrick's Day and proud of the distinction with which the glorious feast of his native green isle was celebrated.