land, and wields a potent reformatory pen, but his organ of hope is not quite large enough.
There seems to be no branch of reform to which he has not given some attention.
New Brighton is a small village of eight hundred inhabitants, but there are several other villages in its immediate neighborhood.
There have been a good many lectures on slavery given in it by our leading anti-slavery lecturers such as Stephen and A. K. Foster, Burleigh, Pillsbury, Douglass, etc.; but the people
C. C. Burleigh, P. Pillsbury. generally remain incorrigible.
The secret is, they are much priest-ridden—thus confirming afresh the assertion of the prophet, like people, like priest.
The Hicksite Quakers
Hosea 4.9. have a meeting-house here, but they are generally pro-slavery in spirit.
No place could be obtained for our meeting excepting the upper room of a large store, which was crowded to excess, afternoon and evening, several hundred persons being present, and many other persons not being able