appeared to him in a vision, saying I am the Lord of Life; it is I who made all men; I wake for their safety.
Therefore, I give you warning, that if you suffer the Englishmen to dwell among you, their diseases and their poisons shall destroy you utterly, and you shall all die.
M. de Neyon à M. de Kerlerec, au Fort de Chartres, le ler Decembre, 1763. The Master of
chap. VII.} 1763.
May. Life himself, said the Pottawatamies, has stirred us, up to this war.
The plot was discovered in March by the officer in command at Miami;
Ensign Holmes, commanding officer at Miamis, to Major Gladwin, lated Fort Miamis, 30 March, 1763. and the Bloody Belt, which was then in the village and was to be sent forward to the tribes on the Wabash,
Speech of the Miamis Chief, 30 March, 1763. was with great difficulty, after a long and troublesome interview, obtained from an assembly of the chiefs of the Miamis.
Holmes to Gladwin, 30 March, 1763.
On receiving the news, Amherst, who had n