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

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City Council, 1880 - 172 pages
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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 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 ? From the heretic girl of my soul shall I fly, To seek somewhere else a more orthodox kiss?
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 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 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 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...
Page 12 - Massachusetts, prepared for the celebration of the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the settlement of the town, in response to a resolution of the Historical Society of Old Newbury.
Page 169 - York city, offered the following resolutions, which were unanimously adopted : Resolved, That the thanks of the...

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