Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Volume 20

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The Society, 1920 - Local history
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Primarily consists of: Transactions, v. 1, 3, 5-8, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28, 32, 34-35, 38, 42-43; and: Collections, v. 2, 4, 9, 15-16, 22-23, 29-31, 33, 36-37, 39-41; also includes lists of members.
 

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Page 121 - The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.
Page 121 - Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, and honor the face of the old man, and fear thy God: I am the LORD.
Page 264 - A | DECLARATION | of the SAD and GREAT ] Persecution and Martyrdom | of the People of God, called | QUAKERS, in NEW ENGLAND, | for the "Worshipping of God.
Page 76 - April next, and that, at two o'clock in the afternoon of that day, you be taken thence to the place of execution, and there be hanged by the neck till you are dead! dead! dead ! And may the Almighty God have mercy on your soul...
Page 352 - Then to the well-trod stage anon If Jonson's learned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakespeare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild.
Page 75 - ... against the peace of our sovereign Lord and Lady the King and Queen, and against the form of the statute in that case made and provided.
Page 94 - Rent at the | Blasphemies | of the present Generation. | Or a brief | Tractate, |Concerning the| Doctrine of the Quakers,| Demonstrating the destructive nature | thereof, to Religion, the Churches, and | the State; with consideration of the Re-|medy against it.
Page 123 - And the shapes of the locusts were like unto horses prepared unto battle ; and on their heads were as it were crowns like gold, and their faces were as the faces of men: and they had hair as the hair of women, and their teeth were as the teeth of lions : And they had breastplates, as it were breastplates of iron, and the sound of their wings was as the sound of chariots of many horses running to battle.
Page 111 - twas not a time for NE to dance. Mr. Mather struck at the Root, speaking against mixt Dances.
Page 114 - I enquired of him what Extremity had forced him to put off his own hair, and put on a Wigg? He answered, none at all.

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