Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. John Houston” in chapter 1 of James Parton, The life of Horace Greeley:

...ng. The session, however, censured him severely, and exhorted him to repent of the evil. The following is a curious extract from the records of a Scotch-Irish settlement for 1756: Voted, to give Mr. John Houston equal to forty pounds sterling, in old tenor, as the law shall find the rate in dollars or sterling money, for his yearly stipend, if he is our ordained minister. And what number of Sabbath days, a...

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