2 edition of A discourse occasioned by the late distressing storm which began Feb. 20th. 1716,17. found in the catalog.
Published 1717 by Administrator in Printed and sold by T. Green, near the meeting-house.
Signatures: A-B⁸ C² (C2 verso blank)Booksellers advertisement, p. Evans 1864.Trumbull, J.H.Connecticut, 9.Johnson. H.A.New London, 70.Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 1864)
|Statement||Printed and sold by T. Green, near the meeting-house.|
|Publishers||Printed and sold by T. Green, near the meeting-house.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 103 p. :|
|Number of Pages||41|
|2||Early American imprints -- no. 1864.|
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We had some wind and rain and cold. Richardson, and distinguished the most culpable offenders. Great were the objects which came before this assembly. It was then half-past one p.by Henry Bathurst page images at HathiTrust• "The thanks of my country, it will be my highest ambition to deserve; and, as I understand that Major Williamson is to return the thanks to Congress to the officers who were present at Ninety-Six; I shall with joy receive them, though delivered to me by an inferior officer.
Aversions I have none, but to knaves, for fools I have learned to bear with and such I cannot be commonly civil to; for I think those men are next to knaves who converse with them.
But in America, scientific and theological hubris came face-to-face with the tornado, nature's most violent windstorm.
Lest he should grow too vain upon this encouragement, I to this day keep him under due mortification. ' At night I supped with him at the Mitre tavern, that we might renew our social intimacy at the original place of meeting.
The said committee also sent forth some of the Indians to fetch back eighteen of the Wamesit Indians that were left behind, being afraid to return with the rest, but staid about Pennagog ; among whom was that poor widow who was wounded and her son slain by the Chelmsford men, before mentioned; those came to the rest a few days after. He, however, assured the Secretary of War that, should the enemy effect a landing he would, with the help of God, do all he could to repel him.
To prevent a surprise by the Indians in the night we had a hundred men on guard, fifty at a time. Yet he also shows how prayers, chronicles, poetry, and especially commemorative art reveal an optimistic people, whose belief in the apocalypse somehow gave them the ability to transcend the woes they faced on this earth.
The Council of Safety then resolved, on July 23rd, to send William Henry Drayton and the Rev. As to the other part you are base, because I thought myself as great a giver as ever was of my ability; and yet in proportion you exceed, and have kept it till now a secret even from me, when I wondered how you were able to live with your whole little revenue. Field page images at HathiTrust• Perfect tranquillity is the general tenour of my life: good digestions, serene weather, and some other mechanick springs, wind me above it now and then, but I never fall below A discourse occasioned by the late distressing storm which began Feb.
20th. 1716,17. I am sometimes gay, but I am never sad; I have gained new friends, and have lost some old ones; my acquisitions of this kind give me a good deal of pleasure, because they have not been made lightly. That Major Robinson shall withdraw his men over Saluda, and there keep them embodied or disperse them as he pleaseth until his Excellency's orders be known.
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After giving a sketch of what I had seen and heard in that island, it proceeded thus: 'I dare to call this a spirited tour.
I would rather have those, that out of such generous principles as you and I, despise it, fly in its face, than retire from it.
' "By order of Colonel Richardson, I marched with my regiment of rangers on Monday last, with about one hundred of the draughted militia to this place.
Daily the danger grew, but while there was no active show of force against the Creole city, that it was the main objective point of a fleet of a half a dozen war vessels now in the Gulf of Mexico there was no doubt.
A British fleet and army in front, and disaffected inhabitants in rear, threatened destruction to the friends of Congress.