Officers, Members, Charter, By-laws, Colonial Governors, Addresses, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Society., 1916
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Page 180 - Penn, deceased, (out of a commendable desire to enlarge our English empire, and promote such useful commodities as may be of benefit to us and our dominions, as also to reduce the savage natives by gentle and just manners to the love of civil society and Christian religion...
Page 253 - ... on such occasions. But, though our worthy ancestors were thus singularly averse to giving dinners, yet they kept up the social...
Page 196 - I say, I never denied, but in such cases, whatever is pretended, the commander or commanders may judge, resist, compel, and punish such transgressors, according to their deserts and merits.
Page 72 - Though the mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceeding small ; Though with patience he stands waiting, with exactness grinds he all.
Page 190 - To the end the body of the commons may be preserved of honest and good men, it was ordered and agreed, that, for the time to come, no man shall be admitted to the freedom of this body politic, but such as are members of some of the churches within the limits of the same.
Page 64 - I pray you tell her Majesty from me that her money was well given for the Ark Ralegh1, for I think her the odd ship in the world for all conditions; and truly I think there can no great ship make me change and go out of her. We can see no sail, great nor small, but how far soever they be off, we fetch them and speak with them.
Page 157 - He brought three heifers and a bull, the first beginning of any cattle of that kind in the land...
Page 17 - Court in such cases made and provided, I certify that I have examined and perused the said writing, and have found the same to be in proper form and within the purposes named in the First Class specified in Section Second of the Act of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, entitled "An Act to Provide for the Incorporation and Regulation of Certain Corporations...
Page 71 - Gentlemen, if the blood of Kossuth is taken by an absolute, unqualified, unjustifiable violation of national law, what will it appease, what will it pacify? It will mingle with the earth, it will mix with the waters of the ocean, the whole civilized world will snuff it in the air, and it will return with awful retribution on the heads of those violators of national law and universal justice. I...
Page 196 - There goes many a ship to sea with many hundred souls in one ship, whose weal and woe is common; and is a true picture of a commonwealth, or an human combination or society.

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