hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
The Daily Dispatch: January 8, 1861., [Electronic resource] 10 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 6, 10th edition. 2 0 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Your search returned 12 results in 4 document sections:

, and with greedy eagerness Chap. XLVIII.} 1772. Aug. catches at every physical enjoyment that can be crowded into declining years. The absolute king of France, now that he was growing old, abandoned himself to dissoluteness, even while he trembled before the unknown future, and dared not hear death named. The Puritans of England, when they used the stone altar as a threshold to the church for every foot to trample on, never so insulted an emblem of the Catholic faith, as did the most Christian King of France, when he withdrew an attractive woman from public licentiousness, consecrated her by the sacrament of marriage as the wife of a French nobleman, and then installed her in his own palace as his mistress. In return, she adored royalty and sided against the philosophers. The power which had been snatched from those to whom by the constitution it belonged, was bestowed on her; and, in the country of Montesquieu and Turgot, an abandoned female who pleased the lewd fancies of an in
n would be premature at this time, or, indeed, at any time previous to an act of decided and effectual resistance on the part of the State. Moved on. Christian King and his wife have been dispatched from Warrenton, N. C., for the North, for admitting negroes to their parlor and table, and being generally suspicious characters. The News says: King is upwards of sixty years of age, possessing some property in the neighborhood of Philadelphia, and also owning two houses in Alexandria, Virginia. As he expressed an intention of returning there, or proceeding to Wilmington, N. C., we deem it our duty to state that the inveterate habits of King aKing and his wife, in trading and associating with negroes on terms of equality, render them most undeniable members of a slaveholding community. Guard at Harper's Ferry. The Virginia Free Press, of Thursday, states that the Armory Guard, the Floyd Guard and Floyd Rifles, were ordered on duty on the day previous, at Harper's F
comfortable apartment, connected with his office, where those servants who are not provided with places to stay at night during the hiring, may remain, with a good fire, free of charge. Negroes for hire the coming year, had better be sent in to me as early after Christmas as possible. To those at a distance to whom I am personally unknown. I beg to refer to the following persons. Dickinson, Hill & Co., Richmond; Dr. Thomas Latane, Arthur Temple. John Lumpkin. Thomas Fauntleroy, King and Queen county; Dr. F. D. Wheelwright, Rev. Thomas E. Locke, Westmoreland county; John L. Latane, W. C. Latane, Dr. John Lewis, King William county; Geo. Turner, Richard Turner, F. Maginniss. Thomas Lee. King George county; Ro. Hudgin. Dr. John D. Butler, Caroline county; N. J. B. Whitlock, Dr. James H. Latane, Fd. F. Noel, Bev. D. Roy, J. Roy Micou. Wilsey Fogg, Geo. T. Wright, Essex county; Dr. Thomas C. Clopton. Jefferson Stubbs, Jasper C. Hughes, Gloucester county; Parkes Slater, Jam
Stephen Hunter, Samuel & Wilson, W. W. Wooldridge, R. T. Farish. Henrico, Col. S. McRae. Dr. J. N. Garnette, James City. James H. Allen. Norfolk. Dr. J. J. Simpkins, Louisa. John Hunter, Accomac. Dr. P. F. Brown, Wm. H. B. Custis. Geo. W. Medge, King William. Ambrose White, Dr. L. Edwards. Albemarle, Elder Jas. W. Goff, Elder R. L. Coleman. Caroline George Fitzhugh, Dr. C. Urquhart. Hon. D. C. Dejarnette, Henry George, Philip Samuel. King and Queen. William Bonlware, Elder Ro. Y. Henley, E. S. Aore, Lawrence Muse Essez. Elder P. Amsley, Edward M. Ware, Muscoe Garuett, Richard Baylor Spotsylvania, Elder F. Frayzer. Thomas Anderson. Fredericksburg. James Gray, J. D. Brown, A. N. Bernard. Fauquter, Enos Hord, Wm. H. Games, M. N. Walton. Petersburg. Dr. John Du. Vall, C. F. Baylor, J. Dennis Portsmouth. C. C. Robinson, Wm.H. Morrin, Matthews, Christopher T. Brown, Orange