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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 English Essex fathers fire fishing Foster four friends George give given hand held Henry Hooper hundred Indian interest Israel Jacob James John Lee Joseph July Knight known land Leach letter living Manchester March Mass master meeting memory passed pastor period persons present received Records remains Richard Robert sail Salem Samuel says seems served ship shore spirit Stone Story street summer taken Tappan Thomas tion town vessels Voted West whole William wood
Էջ 241 - 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 356 - Tis of the wave and not the rock; 'Tis but the flapping of the sail, And not a rent made by the gale ! In spite of rock and tempest's roar, In spite of false lights on the shore. Sail on, nor fear to breast the sea! Our hearts, our hopes, are all with thee.
Էջ 201 - ... to take account from time to time of all parents and masters and of their children, concerning their calling and employment of their children, especially of their ability to read and understand the principles of religion and the capital laws of this country...
Էջ 174 - 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 16 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
Էջ 38 - 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 218 - GREAT is the Lord our God, And let His praise be great; He makes His churches His abode, His most delightful seat. 2 These temples of His grace, How beautiful they stand, The honors of our native place, And bulwarks of our land.
Էջ 100 - 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 423 - ... uprightness, and a certain soundness and moderation of judgment, which springs quite as much from character as from intellect. If you would form a wise judgment of the future of a nation, observe carefully whether these qualities are increasing or decaying. Observe especially what qualities count for most in public life. Is character becoming of greater or less importance? Are the men who obtain the highest posts in the nation men of whom in private life and irrespective of party competent judges...