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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

April 12, 1864

Editorial Argued Self-Discipline to Combat High Prices

The Confederate Union of Milledgeville printed an editorial lamenting the exorbitant prices on even basic necessities, and opined that the only way to combat this practice was through self-discipline on a large scale - going without items until the price came down.

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