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18th Century Writing And Spy Secrets The Powder Magazine 

When: Sat., Aug. 22, 1-4 p.m. 2015
Phone: 843-722-9350
Price: Free after $5 admission
No emails, tweets or Facebook posts! Could you communicate the way the colonials did with just a feather pen, ink, and paper? At The Powder Magazine of South Carolina on Saturday, August 22, try your hand writing messages in 18th century fashion. Period dressed staff will give patrons the basics of this lost craft. Secret ciphers and intricate codes were used by the spies to encrypt their messages securely across enemy lines. Patrons will also learn how to write their own messages, giving the Patriots the information they need to help win the battle!


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