Celebration of the Two Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Settlement of Boston, September 17,1880 (Google eBook)

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order of the City council, 1880 - Boston (Mass.) - 172 pages
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Page 45 - Shall I ask the brave soldier, who fights by my side In the cause of mankind, if our creeds agree ? Shall I give up the friend I have valued and tried, If he kneel not before the same altar with me...
Page 157 - If the Lieutenant-Governor or Colonel Dalrymple, or both together, have authority to remove one regiment, they have authority to remove two, and nothing short of the total evacuation of the town by all the regular troops, will satisfy the public mind or preserve the peace of the province.
Page 10 - The celebration of the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the settlement of the Jews in the United States properly emphasizes a series of historical facts of more than merely national significance.
Page 71 - Americans While from this eminence Scenes of luxuriant fertility of flourishing commerce and the abodes of social happiness meet your view, Forget not those who by their exertions Have secured to you these blessings.
Page 73 - An Act restoring to the Crown the Ancient Jurisdiction over the State Ecclesiastical and Spiritual, and abolishing all Foreign Power repugnant to the same ;
Page 95 - In other countries, the people, more simple and of a less mercurial cast, judge of an ill principle in government only by an actual grievance. Here they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance by the badness of the principle. They augur misgovernment at a distance ; and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze.
Page 85 - So it is," says he in his letter of Oct. 20, " that it hath pleased the Lord to call me to a- further trust in this business of the Plantation, than either I expected or find myself fit for, being chosen by the Company to be their Governor.
Page 89 - ... no man shall be admitted to the freedom of the body politic but such as are members of some of the churches within the bounds of the same.
Page 77 - O strong hearts and true! not one went back in the Mayflower! No, not one looked back, who had set his hand to this ploughing!
Page 94 - The General Court conceiving themselves bound by the first opportunity to bear witness against the heinous and crying sin of manstealing, as also to prescribe such timely redress for what is past, and such a law for the future as may sufficiently deter all others belonging to us to have to do in such vile and most odious courses, justly abhorred of all good and just men, do order that the negro interpreter with .others unlawfully taken...

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