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" none of the brethren shall suffer so much barbarism in their families, as not to teach their children and apprentices so much learning as may enable them perfectly to read the English tongue. "
Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Instruction - Page 95
by American Institute of Instruction - 1870
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 97

1853
...Puritan New England, that none of the brethren shall ' suffer so much barbarism in their families as not to teach their * children and apprentices so much learning as may enable them ' perfectly to learn the English tongue '....' To the end * The first endowed school for the education...
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A Brief Retrospect of the Eighteenth Century: Part the First in ..., Volume 3

Samuel Miller - Art, Modern - 1805
...subordinate schools in every part of the country. In 1641 the following law was enacted: " If any do not teach their children and apprentices so ,much learning as may enable them to read perfectly the English language, to forfeit twenty shillings ; and the selectmen of .every town are required to know the state...
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The North American Review, Volume 16

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1823
...several precincts and quarters, shall have a vigilant eye over their brethren and neighbors, to see that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism,...and apprentices so much learning, as may enable them perfectly to read the English tongue,' &c. The penalty for neglect was twenty shillings. In the same...
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An Excursion Through the United States and Canada During the Years 1822-1823

William Newnham Blane - Canada - 1824 - 511 pages
...end that none of them shall suffer so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavour, by themselves or others, to teach their children and apprentices so much learning, as may enable them perfectly to read the English tongue," &c. The penalty for the neglect was twenty shillings. In the...
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A Discourse on the Lives and Characters of Thomas Jefferson and ..., Volume 1

William Wirt - Funeral orations - 1826 - 67 pages
...Jllltrfi Biographical Dictionary. * In 1641, the Massachusetts colony enacted, that " If any do not teach their children and apprentices so much learning...as may enable them to read ' perfectly the English language, they shall forfeit twenty shillings." Not long afterwards, a la,v was made, that when any...
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Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania: Devoted to the Preservation of ..., Volume 10

Samuel Hazard - Pennsylvania - 1828
...so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavour to teach, by themselves or others, their children and apprentices so much learning as may enable them to read the English tongue, and knowledge, of the capital laws." By a reference to the list of colleges given...
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A History of the United States: From the Discovery of the American ..., Volume 1

George Bancroft - 1834
...puritan New-England, that " none of the brethren shall suffer so much barbarism in their families, as not to teach their children and apprentices so much learning, as may enable them perfectly to read the English tongue." VOL. 1. 63 CHAP. " To the end that learning may not be buried...
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A History of the United States, from the Discovery of the American ..., Volume 1

George Bancroft - United States - 1834
...puritan New-England, that " none of the brethren shall suffer so much barbarism in their families, as not to teach their children and apprentices so much learning, as may enable them perfectly to read the English tongue." CHAP. " To the end that learning may not be buried in the .~~...
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The British and Foreign Review: Or, European Quarterly Journal

1837
...of New England that " none of the brethren shall suffer so much barbarism in their " families as not to teach their children and apprentices so " much learning as may enable them perfectly to read the En" glish tongue." " To the end that learning may not be buried " in the graves...
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Retrospect of Western Travel, Volume 1

Harriet Martineau - Slavery - 1838 - 293 pages
...then by law, was, " That none of the brethren shall suffer so much barbarism in their families, as not to teach their children and apprentices so much learning as may enable them perfectly to read the English tongue." They next ordered, — " To the end that learning may not be...
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