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Page xxxiv - This Act shall take effect immediately. STATE OF NEW YORK, OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE. I have compared the preceding with the original law on file in this office, and do hereby certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom, and of the whole of said original law.
Page 57 - Island, and bounded on the east part by the main sea and part by Hudson's River, and hath upon the west Delaware Bay or river, and extendeth southward to the main ocean as far as Cape May, at the mouth of Delaware Bay, and to the northward as far as the northernmost branch of the eaid bay or river of Delaware, which is forty-one degrees and forty minutes of latitude...
Page xxxii - Huguley, together with such other persons as may hereafter be associated with them and their successors, be, and they are hereby...
Page 80 - Some were thrown into the river, and when the fathers and mothers endeavoured to save them, the soldiers would not let them come on land, but made both parents and children drownó children from five to six years of age, and also some old and decrepit persons.
Page 80 - ... sedge, and when it was morning, came out to beg a piece of bread, and to be permitted to warm themselves ; but they were murdered in cold blood and tossed into the water. Some came by our lands in the country with their hands, some with their legs cut off, and some holding their entrails in their arms, and others had such horrible cuts and gashes, that worse than they were could never happen.
Page 80 - They then asked me how they should get out of the fort. I took them to the door, and there was no sentry there, and so they betook themselves to the woods. When it was day the soldiers returned to the fort, having massacred or murdered eighty Indians, and considering they had done a deed of Roman valour, in murdering so many in their sleep...
Page 102 - Amsterdam in the merry month of June, the sweetest month in all the year; when dan Apollo seems to dance up the transparent...
Page 167 - What does he plant who plants a tree? He plants the friend of sun and sky; He plants the flag of breezes free ; The shaft of beauty, towering high...
Page xxxii - ... and may from time to time alter or modify its constitution, by-laws, rules and regulations, and shall be subject to the provisions of the general corporation law.