ay. He held in his hand the text or notes of his discourse, which was not one prepared for the occasion, but had been
Lib. 20.85. delivered in various parts of New England and well received.
In a clear, ringing voice, he repeated it to his
Nat. A. S. Standard, 10.199. hearers in the Tabernacle, fixing the attention of those who ity to withstand it.
With esteem and sympathy,
I am very truly thy friend, John G. Whittier.
Boston would fain have aped New York in dealing with the New England Anti-Slavery Convention, which opened at the Melodeon on May 28, and closed in Faneuil
Lib. 20.87. Hall on May 30.
The New York Herald's namesake—as vile as .
Henry Bibb. She may fail at first, but her efforts will be crowned with equal success.
I have only to say, I bid you God-speed, women of Massachusetts and New England, in this good work!
Whenever your convention shall meet, and wherever it shall be, I shall endeavor to be there, to forward so good, so glorious a movement.