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" It is ordered that the selectmen of every town, in the several precincts and quarters where they dwell, shall have a vigilant eye over their brethren and neighbors, to see first that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism in any of their families,... "
The History of Portland, from 1632 to 1864: With a Notice of Previous ... - Page 188
by William Willis - 1865 - 928 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 97

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1853
...Puritan New England, that none of the brethren shall ' suffer so much barbarism in their families as not to teach their * children and apprentices so much learning as may enable them ' perfectly to learn the English tongue '....' To the end * The first endowed school for the education of the poor...
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A Brief Retrospect of the Eighteenth Century: Part the First in ..., Volume 3

Samuel Miller - Art, Modern - 1805
...subordinate schools in every part of the country. In 1641 the following law was enacted: " If any do not teach their children and apprentices so ,much learning as may enable them to read perfectly the English language, to forfeit twenty shillings ; and the selectmen of .every town...
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The North American Review, Volume 16

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1823
...quarters, shall have a vigilant eye over their brethren and neighbors, to see that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism, in any of their families, as not to endeavor, by themselves or others, to teach their children and apprentices so much learning, as may enable them...
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Letters to the Hon. William Prescott, LL.D., on the Free Schools of New ...

James Gordon Carter, William Prescott - Public schools - 1824 - 123 pages
...so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavour to teach, by themselves or others, their children and apprentices, so much learning, as may enable them perfectly to read the English tongue, and knowledge of the capital laws : " Also, that all masters of families...
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An excursion through the United States and Canada during the years 1822-23

William Newnham Blane - Canada - 1824 - 511 pages
...quarters, shall have a vigilant eye over their brethren and neighbours, to the end that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavour, by themselves or others, to teach their children and apprentices so much learning, as may...
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The North American Review, Volume 106

North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1868
...shall have a vigilant eye over their brothers and neighbors, to see, .first, that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism in any of their families as not to endeavor to teach, by themselves or others, their children and apprentices so much learning as may enable them perfectly...
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American Annals of Education, Volume 1

Education - 1826
...shall have a vigilant eye over their brethren and neighbors, to see; ' First, that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavor to teach, by themselves or others, their children and apprentices, so much learning, as may enable them perfectly...
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American Annals of Education, Volume 1

Education - 1826
...shall have a vigilant eye over their brethren and neighbors, to see; ' First, that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavor to teach, by themselves or others, their children and apprentices, so much learning, as may enable them perfectly...
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A Discourse on the Lives and Characters of Thomas Jefferson and ..., Volume 1

William Wirt - Presidents - 1826 - 69 pages
...Jllltrfi Biographical Dictionary. * In 1641, the Massachusetts colony enacted, that " If any do not teach their children and apprentices so much learning as may enable them to read ' perfectly the English language, they shall forfeit twenty shillings." Not long afterwards,...
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The Edinburgh Encyclopędia Conducted by David Brewster, with the ..., Volume 18

David Brewster - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1832
...government. . In the first law of Massachusetts, it was provided " that none of them (the colonists) shall suffer so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavour to teach, by themselves or others, their children and apprenticea so much learning as may...
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