Directory of the City of Malden

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Page 5 - England, and for the directing, ruling, and disposing of all other matters and things, whereby our said people, inhabitants there, may be so religiously, peaceably, and civilly governed, as their good life and orderly conversation, may win and incite the natives of [the] country to the knowledge and obedience of the only true God and Saviour of mankind, and the Christian faith, which in our royal intention, and the adventurers' free profession, is the principal end of this plantation.
Page 6 - 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 163 - Druggists' Boxes. Apothecaries' Powder Papers and Counter Papers, Dennison's Shaving Papers, Dennison's Absorbent Cotton, for Dental and Surgical Purposes, Card Board Makers. All...
Page 163 - GLOBE " and Centennial Prize " EXCELSIOR " and importers of English Grass Bleached and Colored Tissue Papers, from the celebrated 39 Mill. Proprietors of " Silver White," best article for polishing silver ; and " Miller's Jewelry Cleaning Casket," and
Page 20 - ... that no person, either man or woman, shall hereafter make or buy any apparel, either woolen, silk, or linen, with any lace on it, silver, gold, silk, or thread, under the penalty of forfeiture of such clothes, etc.
Page 160 - When a fire is discovered, go to the nearest box to the fire, pull the hook down and let go; by listening at the box a small bell will be heard, which indicates that the alarm is being given ; if possible, wait at the box and direct the Firemen to the fire. Never sound an alarm for fire seen at a distance.
Page 21 - ... hair, or anything of the like nature, to be uncomely or prejudicial to the common good, and the party offending reform not the same, upon notice given him, that then the next Assistant, being informed thereof, shall have power to bind the party so offending to answer it at the next Court, if the case so requires; provided, and it is the meaning of the Court, that men and women shall have liberty to wear out such apparel as they are now provided of (except the immoderate great sleeves, slashed...
Page 20 - Also, that no person, either man or woman, shall make or buy any slashed clothes, other than one slash in each sleeve, and another in the back...
Page 150 - The mayor, the president of the board of aldermen and the president of the common council, shall be the trustees of said fund.
Page 10 - Which, wandering down the ages, yet remains, Fair sample of our Fathers' kind of brains. This famons poet could, with equal skill, Wield harp or scalpel, — form a rhyme or pill. And not alone could bend each stubborn word By rhythmic music into sweet accord, Not only oft their slight diseases healed By balms which harmless herbs and roots may yield, — The Sabbath was to him no day of rest ; From sacred pulpits he, to souls distrest, Prescribed prescriptions, very long but...

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