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Barrington, New Hampshire 1849. On this one all of the details (date, time, etc.) are printed, showing that this notice was specifically printed for this event.
Many similar forms of the era were printed up more generically, with blanks for the detail to be filled in by hand.
The back of this notice lists 21 men, presumably either the ones who were sent notices or the ones who showed up.