Topic Proportions

Topic Percent
European news
71.43%
accidents, particularly fires
4.76%
humor
4.76%
secession
4.76%
second-hand news
4.76%
maritime news, esp. naval and blockade
4.76%
[unclear]
4.76%
From the Wed., Aug. 17, 1864 issue

—There is a story circulated in Germany, and some in Paris, that the match between the heir-apparent of the Imperial throne of Russia and the Princess Dagmar of Denmark having been definitively broken off, another is in the course of negotiation between His Imperial Highness and the Princess Helens of England.