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PeterCaptain Francis Whitmore.
SelbyDeacon Benjamin Willis.
Negro girlMr. Boylston.
Negro womanDr. Brooks.
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We are indebted to a friend for the following: It may be interesting here to mention a circumstance illustrative of the general feeling of the town in those days with regard to slavery.
In the spring of 1798 or ‘99, a foreigner named Andriesse, originally from Holland, who had served many years at the Cape of Good Hope and in Batavia as a commodore in the Dutch navy, moved into the town from Boston, where he had lost, it was said, by unlucky speculations and t