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A Pickle for the Knowing Ones: Plain Truth in a Homespun Dress
Lord Timothy Dexter
No preview available - 2016
A Pickle for the Knowing Ones: Or Plain Truths in a Homespun Dress
Lord Timothy Dexter
No preview available - 2014
Abraham bishup Addoms Amen beast bibel boddeys brouse Cant Cheat Cloven foot Coleage Contrey Cose Crasey Creaters Crys Dafter death Devel DEXTER fourder difrent doth doue Emper fame familey father felow figers foot hie fore foue foull fouls frinds gess gether glory gone gost goue grat grate hear hell houe houndred hous intress Ladeys Lafe Lant Larning Lawyer Leged Lion Littel fishes Live Lord Dexter LORD TIMOTHY Love maks mankind mekel minester mister Divel Nater Newburyport Noue onnest pease peopel at Large philosopher Pickle pittey plase poet poet laureate preast presedent present king Rite Rougs sade sence sentrey shee shoue smoak soul stop sumthing thay theavs thieves thing thort thous thousand Dolors TIMOTHY DEXTER toue town troue trouth tun of silver unto warter wate whare wickard wife woman wonder wont wost younited
Page 21 - Rouners thay founed the home as I told them to Act the fool I was foull of cash I had Nine tun of silver on hand at that time all that time the Creaters more or Less...
Page 28 - In the unity of the God-head there be three persons of one substance, power, and eternity, God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost: the Father is of none, neither begotten, nor proceeding ; the Son is eternally begotten of the Father; the holy Ghost eternally proceeding from the Father and the Son.
Page 21 - Inw ye says bying whale bone for stain for ships in grosing three houndred & 40 tuns bort all in boston salum and all in Noue york under Cover oppenly told them for my ships thay all...
Page 31 - More precious far than gold that 's pure : Lord Dexter shine forever more ! His house is white and trimmed with green ; For many miles it may be seen ; It shines as bright as any star ; The fame of it has spread afar. Lord Dexter, like King Solomon, Hath gold and silver by the ton ; And bells to churches he hath given, To worship the great King of Heaven.
Page 14 - ... to Far parts to trade — Go supercargo To learn navigation And character. There will in time take Many brave men, Advantage to merchants And funding to country — Wise men pos-pos on this. Goodbye — Timothy Dexter. I command peace and the Gratest brotherly love And Not fade, be linked Together with that best of troue Love So as to govern all nasions On the fass of the gloub Not to Tiranize over them A Congress of Nations; But to Put them to order . . . A Congress of nasions To be allways...
Page 14 - Ime the first Lord in the younited States of A mercary Now of Newburyport. it is the voice of the peopel and I cant Help it." This extract is from his famous little book called " A Pickle for the Knowing Ones.
Page 30 - He was condemned; and so shall you be. He was hanged; and so shall you be. He went down into Hell; and so shall you do. Marry, in this one thing you differ from him, for he rose again and ascended into heaven; and so shall you never do, without God's great mercy, which God grant you!
Page 29 - I shall now offer unto you. First, Fortitude and stoutness of courage, and also boldness of mind, is commended of some men to be a virtue ; which being granted, who is there then that will not judge thieves to be virtuous ? For they...
Page 21 - ... to be short with it I made seventey five per sent one tun and halfe of silver and over one more spect Drole A Nouf I Dreamed of warming pans three Nits that thay would doue in the west ingas I got not more than fortey two thousand put them in Nine vessele for difrent ports that tuck good hold...