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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers, Book XI: Captain John Smith in Virginia (A. D. 1606-1631.) (search)
ll i.e., lie to. all night, did drive them by his providence to their desired port, beyond all their expectation; for never any of them had seen that coast. The first land they made they called Cape Henry, where thirty of them, recreating themselves on shore, were assaulted by five savages, who hurt two of the English very dangerously. That night was the box opened, and the orders read, in which Bartholomew Gosnoll, John Smith, Edward Wingfield, Christopher Newport, John Ratliffe, John Martin, and George Kendall, were named to be the council, and to choose a president among them for a year, who, with the council, should govern. Matters of moment were to be examined by a jury, but determined by the major part of the council, in which the president had two voices. Until the 13th of May, they sought a place to plant i.e., settle as planters. in; then the council was sworn, Mr. Wingfield was chosen president, and an oration made i.e., an explanation publicly given. why Cap
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers, Index. (search)
re, Captain, Narrative of, 149-166. Le Beau, 166. Lebenoa, 225. Leif the Lucky, 6-9, 12. Lempo, Jan, 305. Lincoln, Earl of, 355. Lions, Supposed, 171, 349. Lobillo, John R., 124, 126. Lodlo, Arnold, 300, 302. Longfellow, H. W., poem quoted, 168. Lowe, Captain, 355. Lymer, Richard, 223. Lys, Monsieur, Du, 159, 161. M. Maccou, King, 151, 153. Maine Historical Society, 98. Major, R. H., 18. Malaga, Monks of, 335. Mannitto, 291, 293. Manteo, 192, 199. Martin, John, 233. Massachusetts Bay Colony, 339-362. Massasoit, 334. Mendez, Diego, his daring deeds, 39-50. Menendez, Don Pedro, 159, 164, 166. Minuit, Honorable, Pieter, 305. Mississippi River, Discovery of, 79, 96, 132. Mococo, 128, 129, 130, 131. Molemnaecker, Francois, 305. Moore, Adam, 302. Moose (Molke), 349. Moscoso, Luysde, 138, 139. Moter, 298. Mourt's Relation, 310. Mouy, Sir Charles of, 99. N. Nantaquond, 258. Narvaez, Pamphilo de, 122, 127. New Eng