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Page 42 - "The Lord went before them by day in a pillar of cloud, to lead them the way, and by night in a pillar of fire, to give them light; he took not away
Page 41 - You say that the Great Spirit visits you frequently; that he comes in the sun, and speaks to you; that the sun comes down just above your heads. Now we want to see and hear what you have seen and heard. Let us have the same proof, then we will believe. You have nothing to
Page 565 - It is well known, the fact having been demonstrated by extensive and thorough investigation, that the census of 1870 was grossly deficient in the southern States, so much so as not only to give an exaggerated rate of increase of the population between 1870 and
Page 54 - As soon as the child is born, the nurse provides a cradle or wooden case, hollowed and fashioned to receive the infant lying prostrate on its back, that part of the case where the head reposes being fashioned like a brick-mould. In this portable machine the
Page 145 - houses in them, and some of the largest contain from 150 to 200, that are tolerably compact. These houses stand in clusters of four, five, six, seven and eight together, irregularly distributed up and down the banks of
Page 15 - six days and start on the seventh. If they take his bones with them, they have good fortune. After four years they left the Coosaws, and came to a river which they called Nowphawpe, now Callasi-hutche. There they tarried two years; and, as they had no corn, they lived on roots and fishes, and made bows, pointing the arrows with
Page 15 - the net, and killed him with blazing pine-wood. His bones, however, they keep to this day ; on one side, they are red ; on the other, blue. The lion used to come every seventh day to kill the people ; therefore, they
Page 557 - Smaller bumble-bees, and some other bees which never or rarely try to suck, hang under the anthers and work out the pollen by striking the trigger-like awns. They reverse of their own accord, since they are so small they are not compelled to do so on account of the form of the flower. The tube is large
Page 504 - wanting in one species, namely, C. gracilis. In this and in the several following species, the mucilage cells are beneath a more or less evident pellicle or epidermis, composed of fragile tabular cells, which are thrown off when the former develop and protrude under moisture. But this pellicle is not obvious in the typical species."