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History of the Town of Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts, 1645-1895
Darius Francis Lamson
Ամբողջությամբ դիտվող - 1895
Aaron Allen Andrew appears Benjamin Bennett Bingham Boston building built called Capt Captain carried century Charles Cheever church close Colonial Committee common Crafts Daniel David death died early Edward England Essex fathers fire fishing Foster four friends George give given hand held Henry hundred Indian inhabitants interest Israel Jacob James John Lee Joseph July Knight known land Leach letter living Manchester March Mass Massachusetts master meeting Memorial nature passed pastor period persons present received Records remains Robert sail Salem Samuel says served ship shore spirit Stone Story street summer taken Tappan Thomas tion town vessels Voted West whole William woods
Էջ 242 - Near yonder copse, where once the garden smiled, And still where many a garden flower grows wild ; There, where a few torn shrubs the place disclose, The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was to all the country dear, And passing rich with forty pounds a year...
Էջ 40 - New occasions teach new duties : Time makes ancient good uncouth ; They must upward still, and onward, who would keep abreast of Truth ; Lo, before us gleam her camp-fires ! we ourselves must Pilgrims be, Launch our Mayflower, and steer boldly through the desperate winter sea. Nor attempt the Future's portal with the Past's blood-rusted key.
Էջ 102 - Of all the American plantations, his Majesty has none so apt for the building of shipping as New England ; nor none comparably so qualified for the breeding of seamen, not only by reason of the natural industry of that people, but, principally, by reason of their Cod and Mackerel fisheries ; and, in my poor opinion, there is nothing more prejudicial, and, in prospect, more dangerous to any mother Kingdom, than the increase of shipping in her Colonies, Plantations, or Provinces.
Էջ 176 - Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord: He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored; He hath loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift sword: His truth is marching on.
Էջ 384 - Then Samuel took a stone, and set it between Mizpeh and Shen, and called the name of it Eben-ezer, saying, Hitherto hath the Lord helped us.
Էջ 419 - I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexercised and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race, where that immortal gar213 land is to be run for, not without dust and heat.
Էջ 81 - The colonies raised, paid, and clothed near twenty-five thousand men during the last war; a number equal to those sent from Britain, and far beyond their proportion ; they went deeply into debt in doing this, and all their taxes and estates are mortgaged for many years to come, for discharging that debt.
Էջ 127 - To the Honorable the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General Court assembled.