Destruction of a press in Cincinnati

The story of the destruction of an Abolitionist press (Mr. Pugh’s), is followed by a flier , warning abolitionists of what is to come:

THE DOG DAYS ARE COMING!
Abolitionists Beware!

“The citizens of Cincinnati, embracing every class, interested in the prosperity of the city, satisfied that the business of the place is receiving a vital stab from the wicked and misguided operations of the abolitionists, are resolved to arrest their course.   The destruction of the press on the night of the 12th instant, may be taken as a warning……”