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" Your forefathers crossed the great water, and landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country, for fear of wicked men, and had come here to enjoy their religion. "
Journal of the House of the State of Vermont - Page 625
by Vermont. General Assembly. House of Representatives - 1855
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 6

David Phineas Adams, Samuel Cooper Thacher, William Emerson - 1809
...and landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country for fear of wicked...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat. We took pity on them, granted their His Indian name is, Sagu-ya-whJit-Jiah ; which interpreted...
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The Philanthropist: Or, Repository for Hints and Suggestions ..., Volume 2

Social service - 1812
...: their numbers were small : they found fri«nds, and not enemies. They told us they had lied lirom their own country for fear of wicked men ; and had...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small scat, : vie t<x)k pity on them ; granted their request ; and they sat down amongst us. We gave them...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation, Book 4

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...they found us friends, and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country, through fear of wicked men, and had come here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat ; we took pity on them, and granted their request ; and they sat down amongst us. , We gave them...
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The Republican, Volume 9

Richard Carlile - Political science - 1824
...landed on this Island. Their numbers were small ; but they found friends, and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country for fear of wicked...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat; we took pity on them, granted their request, and they sat down among us. We gave them corn and...
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An Excursion Through the United States and Canada During the Years 1822-1823

William Newnham Blane - United States - 1824 - 511 pages
...landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends, and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country for fear of wicked...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat. We took pity on them, granted their request, and they sat down among us. We gave them corn and...
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The Extractor; or Universal repertorium of literature, science ..., Volume 1

1829
...landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends, and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country for fear of wicked...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat. We took pity on them, and granted their request ; and they sat down among us. We gave them corn...
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The National Orator: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - Recitations, English - 1832 - 297 pages
...and landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country, for fear of...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat. We took pity on them, granted their request ; and they sat down among us. We gave them corn and...
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The American common-place book of prose: a collection of eloquent and ...

George Barrell Cheever - American prose literature - 1832 - 468 pages
...landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends, and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country for fear of wicked...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat. We took pity on them, and granted their request ; and they sat down among us. We gave them corn...
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Friends' Miscellany, Volume 6

Joshua Evans, John Hunt - Quakers - 1835
...landed on this island ; their numbers were small ; they found friends and not enemies ; they told us they had fled from their own country for fear of wicked...here to enjoy their religion ; they asked for a small seat — we took pity on them and granted their request ; they sat down amongst us ; we gave them corn...
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Life and Times of Red-Jacket, Or Sa-go-ye-wat-ha: Being the Sequel to the ...

William Leete Stone - Seneca Indians - 1841 - 484 pages
...and landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country for fear of wicked...here to enjoy their religion. They asked for a small seat. We took pity on them, granted their request ; and they sat down amongst us. W« gave them corn...
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