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George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 6 0 Browse Search
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e proprietaries disapproved the appointment, and gave leave to the little oligarchy of their own deputies to elect the chief magistrate. Their choice fell on William Glover; and the colony was forthwith rent with divisions. On the one side were Churchmen and royalists, the immediate friends of the proprietaries; on the other, a otive to dispel superstition, the daughter of John Goodwin, a child of thirteen years, charged a laundress with Chap. XIX.} having stolen linen from the family; Glover, the mother of the laundress, a friendless emigrant, almost ignorant 1688 of English, like a true woman, with a mother's heart, Cotton Mather passim. rebuked thsions; sometimes, in excite ment, using her native dialect. One Hughes testi- Chap. XIX.} fled that, six years before, she had heard one Howen say she had seen Glover come down her chimney. It was plain the prisoner was a Roman Catholic, she had never learned the Lord's prayer in English; she could repeat the paternoster fluen