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Friday 14th August 1846

“Succeeded at last in getting ‘Johnson’s Dictionary’ 1786 at Mitchell bookseller, corner Wells and Charles Street, after having tried about 50 shops unsuccessfully.  … condition first rate, bound in russet leather … imitation of the same.”

August

Monday 22nd June 1846

“This week begins one gang off and one on – that is one to work every other day; ditto screeners. Taken very feverish in afternoon which increased towards evening as to make it difficulty to walk home, such violent pains in head.

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June

An essay on Slavery, with justification to Divine providence, that God Rules over all things by Jupiter Hammon

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Our forefathers came from Africa
Tost over the raging main
To a Christian shore there for to stay
And not return again.

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Dark and dismal was the Day… 597 more words

Poetry

The Black Eagle: A Song by James Fordyce

Hark! yonder Eagle lonely wails:
His faithful bosom grief assails.
Last night I heard him in my dream,
When death and woe were all the theme. 169 more words

Poetry