Collections of the Worcester Society of Antiquity Volume 2
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1881 edition. Excerpt: ...since duke of Norfolk, rising to speak in the house of commons, and perceiving Arnold in the gallery, sat down, with precipitation, exclaiming, 'I will not speak while that man, 'pointing to him, 'is in the house.'" He purchased in England a quantity of goods which he brought over to New Brunswick; the store and goods took fire, and the whole were consumed; but according to report, they were insured to a much greater amount than their real value. After this event no further laurels remained for him to achieve; he recrossed the Atlantic, and died in London, June 14th, 1801. Thatcher's Revolutionary Annals. To The Off1cers And Members Of THE WORCESTER SOC1ETY OF ANT1QU1TY. As Librarian I would respectfully present the following report: As becomes my duty under instruction from the Kxecutive Committee, I have forwarded to members, active, corresponding and honorarv, to individuals and societies, copies of our publications as follows: 7 copies No. 1.: 5 copies N'o. II.; 8 copies No. III.; 6 copies No. IV.; copies No. V.; f4 copies No. VI. An extra publication was issued in the month of October, viz: Early Records of the Town of Worcester. 1722-1739, Hook I. and numbered VI. of our publications. Copies were furnished at a nominal price to such active members as subscribed for them, and a copy was forwarded to each honorary and corresponding member, and to each society upon our exchange list. The second volume of the Early Records which is to be numbered VIII. is now passing through the press and will probably be ready for distribution in the coming spring. The Proceedings of the Society for the year 187! which will be numbered VII. are also in press and will be issued early in the coming year. The contributions to the Society have...
- Paperback | 162 pages
- 189 x 246 x 9mm | 299g
- 13 Sep 2013
- Illustrations, black and white