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Alton Telegraph (Newspaper) - March 23, 1849, Alton, Illinois HI CH extensive ooutilry and1 immediate liberation in Ihe The annual on Iho average may be i 1 n 1 fr ly of irjven the real of each sevcnlh PUBLISHED EVERY ALTON BY JNOi v oo l T For each 4 60 Allteral deduction made i n Em corner or Tlilril and ill Philadelphia and al his iHMorent oltlccs t Baltimore and authorized Mcnlva Advancements Intended forlnscillon In I also load as odl general any itillsr connected wilh AlttSE AND MY it i i When friendless seems my i r And brugo 1 hnvo i Falherl 1 will arise nnd come When conicWo thunders When sins In dread stray J tfponny memory V And M Me with dlsmayl I S Pen there yet n nope for n v Fatherl riseand come to t When I hava wandered hr L Along Ihoilowliwanl And mountain scent to bar My turning back to Godt glancing once oh Fatbcil Ill rise and come to And If Urn a havo backslidden with Have followed my owli Fallicrl Withbroken heart and t i I will retrace my And Ilioilgit my case is l Thy ntctcy is Jesus bloou niy only Father Ill rise come to Anil thoii In lovo will turn To thy Nor lot thine angor Thouiih iln my bcDrt Tliv vtiicQ shall greet mo Ailiol arlicl ajid conio to And when chcclc turns And when t sink In death j Though heart and llcstt may Wllh my Pll Jcius died or me Ill riao ami como to THE PASSING passing we knoiv The history of thy stay below The prince has claimd Dostlhoubear record that he need not feai Tho at lie Has claimed hough his no The lich have claimd Havethoygivn Thco treasures Ilioy will Ciid In heaven Ihou art but a yet we know Thou lust the marks of liitman woo Ihe mothers the widows I lie sufferers praj Ihe orpf Senl lo earths nor could they Delnin Ihce for a single Now speeding onward o the art lost In vast COMMON Address of JAMES at Iho late Examlrialionof the School In Rallani The necessity of a belter sj slcm of Coin mou Schools to promote andpeipcluate our Institutions bo readily all who will fur a moment consider the nalurej and of ourfree institutions lo be marred bythe wrong or injudicious me of that glorious manhood by tire uisjotlty pf our t In Ihis extensive and extending wlih a population of twentyfour increased by iho acquisition oflhe late rilory ceded by rapidly by iho as i well as by he Ibouiamla of emigrants whoarriveweekly on our during the shipping from different parts of the Old lo in our highly favored lhat ficeilom and means which the tyranny of the over dense population of the Eastern hemisphere patents them from onjii ing In their natlvi we acknowledge no right divine o Tho people Is he sovereign power Every over theage of twentynne or is free lo use lh franchise he Ij eligible lo or be elec lo the and sacred olfioes within the power of a free people lo And in all ourwide spread lhere Is no portion Ihat re quires a good syalemiof Oommorv Schools more linn our own favored iffpro Ihe Immense population she Isdeslinei lo support at no remote for useful ness In their respective he richest portion ofloiir Union teem ng with every that can make uiiry beautiful or ExtensH alive grass variegated wild in th summer of cattle lowing or break the monolon of he extended In mineral ri sourcestraversed by someof the lanes and moit navigable on fad globeand capable of Ho1 do BUppoVtof Schools in Ihe respective doud lea of the of he favorable and manifest Interest growing In the publla In behalf of popular to be found In Ihe report of he Superintend nt of Common presenledtlo the It conlalns val gleaned from Ihe School ommlssloners of tbe respective counties the Stale 8 whlcn lo be tbe hands of every By acare 1 perusal of Iheargumenls and facia it their apalhy would be removed nd all would lend Influence anil beral support lo promole and place Ihe In limable blessing of education within Iho ach of every We require bul Ihe will to facilitate a bet r Our country is settling roperty and wealth are accumulating rap lyMbe application of part of this rearing and sustaining these nurseriai of Schools for the eraflvc duly ofeSery good From the above named repon nnd stalls I glean the vizThcro are children in oiir aco rdlng lo ho last who have irresistible de ands upon us for all the advantages of a ommon School Admitting 40 hildren lo a there is a deficiency of 000 school and a corresponding eficiency in funds and qualified he partiality of our Government has fur ihed a fund amounting at present to 20 lo be applied lo Ihe education of and the future children of dd lo Iliii the provision of In appropriating at least In le Wesi for educational Gin or6 ID In each lownshlpi If It had or will judicious 1 when Ihe land happens lo be oith any will in some places near cover Iho expense of good permanonl chools the ear I am aware lhat a great deal of as ell ns has grown out of Ihe libciall tho General Government in Ihe West omo school districts think Ihey havo no Bhl to exetl Ihey say District No or or as tho case may bo at funds enough to pay the expense o chooling the our money has been aued on bad and lost or the chooMnridla riot worth a To those would quote tho wordsof the Secretary o tato in Iho If wo had no such sources lo nsslsl ii would iibt bo a satisfactory excuse for no iecting lo furnish the immortal riiirid of our outh wilh a subslanlial Will ich a basis to start we can only fiiii reason for Ihelr or Inr any evi row ing out of in Iho mistaken nnd nngerous reliance they place in its mngir to the great oducatioua nds which Ihe laws of God and humanity avo imperatively fixed upon In the above Iho propriety of lax ig each school equal at le sum received from Ihe is strong by making the rofosKJon of teaching more lucrative am you will bring more laioiit Inli his field of labor You will iudfloe mor o qualify themselves for one of the mos csponsiblo and sacred Mr soil an i of establishin improved of Cmninon i School In the va r llmVe occupy and th y proiniiient a and placing pop ular Pfcving an pacng pop reach of all he Pie geopraphlco hav r o as reflected by nutnber pfladlM and yea er h i n8l1 Ol i Hfy fo imporlanl profession of An legislator hot a ta be levied aiij la I to rear tho lender thought To leach Iho young Idea how lo Ami poor thofrash Instruction oer tho r Seed refer you to examples lo slimulat rt this holy crnsadeP Look at Scotland with hersystem of Parish wit eachora competent lo Instruct1 Inclass pensions her superannuate as our Christian churches do the rachersiObserve the Now England an Middle with permanent funds To be supportof Common Arid thi countries nodSlates whore oho ha if the stiffs so that a Sncfter 10 accepl be fee simple of a farm and b ibliged living upon In these countries what results do we ob eivegrowinp out of IhoseorganizVd mean or Ihe education of peopleSootlani with one of Ihb country moitntalnoUL and1 scarcely fit to false thetfazel or Slfet and has Ihe most shrew nd calculating of any cnunli it Europeso that it has almost passed Inl a proverbl a Scotland can1 write considering her dense popnlalioi and form of has riotwilhstan the masses tolerably well fnfnrmei which may bo considered the main sprin of In their late successful offnrts t extend their and contract that ties polio form of Government under which Ih realer Europe has been alrilg jling for several In our own happy under the In luence of Republican what ar Ihe results of a cnod systenv of Commn Schools In the New England and Midi as alsoOhio wh Itas been done and Is now doing Ever ho matter how poor itsparents ma haa the opportunity of a good educalli within its And the spirit aud common to tlie natives ofth New England and Middle And if such is the in other conn wilh all Ihe disadvantages they lab may wonot roasohably from a thorough system of Common Sohoo in the most influential portion of Unio ere long with all our facilities to insti success The liberality orourGovornnic to continence as Ihe of funds the loiig experience of our aiater our beacoilrlighli are maltera of iniportani to encourage Is be the mother of and the hot bed of vice to which11 ft is the direct avenue to In proof of this let me eall your fora to Ihe state of Education among the in Look at Great Britain wilh which I am most acquainted with all her boasted wealth arid moat liberal monarchy in How has with all her promoted education among masses She has established High Schools for besom of ihe allowing ninelenlhs of her subjects to ac quire an education Ihe best way Ihey or else grow up in her be it since I left my native home theEmerald Isle achange has taken place the Govern ment schools are so ptaoed as lo be of ben efit only to the children of Why inattention on the part of mon archic It cannot bo ascribed lo any olher than that which induces some of our siller sorry thatin Ihis ohrialian I can con trast the jo prohibit and discourage education among certain that they might bear galling chains of slavery wilh less reluctanceand trouble to heir laik fie wilh all our if popular educ and Ihe great bulk of Ihe are ouglrt up In Ignorance of tho Bbly nrlnol es and highborn pilvlleges wilh which we e they will real them as corn on place things comprehending all from hat of lender infaitoyto extreme old ft would leed tolhjmlililirlihlful disorders aud thtf most fearfql and fatal con Iho upea i things andreasily become Iho pillion of society should be marked who regard tremccare Intro If Interest moro Ihhn iho good of their of alaves Into the cotonfes was an who may follow Ihelr of many yeorajdurallBhl and the ler and endanger the cement thaL work of their removal United nds our ho keystone ofour Stales can only be effected after ihe lapse of tho glorious a a ffroal length of t 4 ay goes our nationality and I think lhat a period should be when Place a good within Ihe reach all born after It should bo free attTspeclllod our Increasing population throughout tho all born before It rerrialning slaves for especially in and ere hfo That I would should Ith nn Intelligent sho will con ol the destinies of our common eep Inviolable ihe bonds of our nd lo Ihe helm of our noblo ship of be or even 1800 for on thfs and olher arrangements of tho if I Incline to a liberal so as o obviate as many aiinMo unite as many o u 111 uur iiuuiu BIIIJI u man annul untie as many o nd guide her safely through Ihe sand t as tWhelhef Ihe corn nags and projecting rocks that threaten her moncomenl of Iho operation of thoaystem n eady And after sho Is anchor n Ibehiven of faerilgnV Uence will fuller and for and the and admira on of the civilized ivorldl LETTER IROM New DEAR Sin1 to my departure from ome lit December In behalf of your elf and olher you obtained from me promise make a public exposillonof my lews and opinions upon a grave and liripor anl it was hen nnllcliia would be much debated arid considered y lie people of Ke be a little oarlier or lat Hnt al which we could look wlih oonfi In Iho final termination of within the limits of Iho Whatever may be the day whether 1855 or or any all born afler I should be free at Ihe ago of Iwen ly but be liable afterwards lo bo hired under the authority of Ihe for a term not exceeding three In order lo raie a sum sufficient to pay the expenses of Ilieir transportation to the colony audio pro vide them an outfit for six months after their arrival If the descendants of who wore l ilenated arid considered themselves to be al Ihe age of twenty during Ibis wero also lo be considered asslaves until they attained be same nnd this rule were continued Indefinitely as lo Is manifest that slavery would beperpetu led Instead of being To guard gains Ihis provision might be tado that the offspring of who w ere to e free at twenty fivo should bo fieo from but upon the condition that Ihey lonld be apprenticed until they were twen tlmated al fifty or ono hundred and fifty for the whole Colonization will bo attended with the painful effect of Iho separation of the Colo nlata fromtthelr iand in stances from Ihelr but from the latter It will be only as they will follow and be again Their sepa ration from their parrhU will not bo until after Ihey have allalnod a mature nor greater than voluntarily takes place with emigrants from who leave their pa rents It will be far loss distressing han what frequently recurs In and w III be attended wilh ihe animating cncoiir agoment that Iho colonists aro transferred rom aland of bondage and degradation for to a land of liberty and i And 1 he expense of transporting Ihe liberated slave lo tho nnd of main taining him there for six I ought lo be provided for by a from his in he mariner already Indi He is Ihe parly most benefited by e It would not bo right to sub ject Iho non slaveholder lo any part of that expense and Ihe slaveholder will have made sufficient without being exclusive ly burlhcncd wlih taxosto rniso thai ncipated slaves could bo hired out right lo remove sell out of Ihe should be lhal trlfllngilota1 would noli be 1 he after the of the Would lose Ihe difference In value bclweou slaves for life arid slaves until the ago of Ho might also incur some In ionslderable expense in lhrir the iaiui of who were to biS free Polk IVrldsifiWd attnonlyflvci Until they tiere old iporillnalelenglli o be apprenticed oul but aa II Is pr6babV ljul more Ihnn 11 wasilranimil i consequence of Ihe approaching Conven summoned to amend heir present Con I was nol entirely well when I eft and owing lo lhal and my onfinement several during my so ourn In this from the effects of an ac ident which befel I have been i the fulfillmenl of rny which I ow proceed to execute Tho to which I who ler Afrhan as it nowexists in shall be left lo a porpetual or in cfinile conllnnancoi or some provision shall o in the new for its radual and ulllumle extinction A few general observations will sulllco my irosenl withour entering on rhule subject of under all Us bear ngs and in every aspect of I am aware lal there are respectable personswho be eye lhal slavery is a that the iostl lllion ought lo exist in every well organized and lhat It It even favorable lo Iho irescrvationuf the nnm er who entertain these exlravoganl opin ons Is not end iho llnio would e UEclcssI occupied In on elaborate rcfu ition of I hat If or be fraught w llh these alleged cm the on which 11 Is main would requite Ibat oneporllnn of Hit A lute race should be reduced lo bondage lo ero another portion of Ihe same vhen black subjects of slaiery could not bo and lhat in whore they nay entertain as great a preference for their color ns we do for they would bo jtis Ified in reducing the w hlle rare to slax eiy p order to secure the blossings which tha slale it said lo An In support of reducing Iho Afrlcanrace to ii sometimes deri ved from their alleged intellectual infoiiori y lo the white races if this argument le founded in a it may but which shall not now It would prove en It would prove lhal any white which had made greater ad vances in arid wis dom than another while would havi a right lo reduce he lallertoa stale of Nay further If the principle of sub jugation founded upon intellectual superior ity be and be applicable lo races am to what is lo prevent its being applied to And then the wis esl man In Ihe world would have a right to make slaves of all Ihe rest of mankind If indeed we possess Ihis Intellectual au profoundly grateful and Ihankfu o Him who haa bestowed we ought It Will all the obligations and dulles which imposes aud these wouldrequire its no losiiDjIigaleordeal unjiislly by our fellow who are less blessed than we bu to toimproveahd enlighten tliem A vast majority of Iho people of Ihe Unl led in every section of I be regret the Introduction of slavery Into the tinder ihe aulhorlly of our Dii lish lament that a single Slav Ireids qur deplore the necessity of th continuance of slavery in any of Iho Stales regard the institution as n gteat evil lo bblt and would rejoice in the adoplion o Ihorlo no such beei oii the occasion of Hi any just and practicable plan fo removal of all slaves from among fiirmairon of our present CoiKlilullon o In the question gra dual emancipation of slavery in InatSlal was its friends had to encounler great In tho fact that there then ex istfd no established colony fo which the could be colony fo tiy oossful eslabllshmenl of flourishing colonlo on Ihe Western coast of ha dim cully has been And I eonfes without ndulging In any undue fee Ings of it iloes seem lo tha it may have been among Ihe dispensation of Providence 6 permit the wrongs undo which Afrjca has to be litfiictei lhat her children mliiht be relumed In Ihe original imbued wilh Ih benign spirit of and prepare iillimalely to redeem lhal great continei from barbarism and Without undertaking lo judge for any olh er It was my opinion in lha Kentucky was in a condition lo admit of Ih gradual emancipation of her slaves an ow deeply do I lament lhat a wll that had nol been then eHlablishei If it had the State would now b nearly rid of all My opinion ha never and I have fiequently pub Holy expressed I should be mut happ if what was impracticable at that epocl could now be After full and deliberate considerations he K appears o me lhat three prin ciptos should regulate he establishment o a system of gradual Th first thai II should ba slow in its opera and so as to oecaslo no nor any rash or sudden ills lurbanoe in the existing habits of as an Indlipeniable Hi emancipated slaves should be removed frot Ihe Slate lo some thirdly lhat theexpenses of Ihelr transportation t such including an outfit si months after their arrival at should be de frayed by a fund lo bo derived from the la bor of each freed Nothing could bo more thap Ih d be ap y and be nlo afterwards liable to bo a period nol exceeding three or the ptirpoio of raising funds lo iriecl Ihe xpenses lo tho colony and Ibclr subsistence or Ihe first six t The Pennsylvania system of cmancipa ion fixed tho period of Iwenly elghlfor Ihe Iberatlon of Ihe and or icr Courts have since Interpreted the sys cm lo that Ihe Issue of all who were o bo free at Iho limited w ere from Ihefr Irlh Tho made 10 provsion for Until the cotnmeiicelneiil of the Sjtlcn Ulioh I am cpdeavonng lo I think 11 the legal rights of the propttelors of In their fullest ought lo re Tain unimpaired and Const Ucnlly they would hnvo Ihe right lo or remote them from tho n tho laltcr wilhoudheir cffsptIng bo ng entitled lo the benefit of or which Iho provides ly burtnci The ernai for tho lime by tiio SberlfTor otii er public In each who should be subject lo a strict Anil II would bo requisite that there should be kept a register of all blillis of children of aflerlhe day fixed for Ibc commencement of the enforced bj appropriate sano It would be a very desirable regii lalion of law to have Ihe deaths and marriages of Ihe wholo populallon of the Stale registered and as Isdono in most well governed Among other considerations which unite in recommending to Iho Slate of Kentucky a system for the gradual abolition of slave Is that arising out of her exposed condi anbrding gtcat facilities to the escape what io The last annual u The colonization of the free as hey successively from car to at I lie age entitling them to I consider a condition abiolulely Imtispcn Wilbout I should bo nllerly op loied to the scheme of One lundred and ninety composing about one fourth of Iho eolire po pulatlon of Iho wilhlhelr could never live in and equality with the residue of the The and1 would forever prevent the two races fiom living cether in a stale of cordial and political degradation would be Ihe Inevitable lot of the colored Even In Ihe free fl use ho terms free and ilave not in nny derogalory rom one or implying any superiority nine but the sake ba is Ihelr present In some of hose froe Stales Hie penal legislation n oinsl Ihe people of color Is qiilie as if not than it Is in some of theslave As po where In the Unileil are amalgamation and equality between Iho two races It la belter thai there should bo a and that Ihe African ilecondants should be roiurned to Iho na tive rand of their It will have been aeon that Ilio plan I have proposes the annual Iransporla lioiTof all born after a specified upon their arrival at the prescribed to tho colony whioh may be selected for their des tination and hat this process of transpor tation is to be continued until Iho separation of the is If the e manclpaled slaves were to remain in Ken lucky until Ihey attained the ago of befor if Ihe system commence in and about thirtynine years if Its operation be gin In What ho number thiia o be aiihiiaily would cannot bn precisely observed it slaled by Ihe Auditor lhat tbe of slaves in Kon lucky last was between Ihreo and four But aa that statement was made upon a comparison of Illo aggregate num ber of all the in the wlthoul regard lo il does 1 ex hibit truly Iho natural which wui probably The aggregate was afiVc led by the Introduction and sllll more by the of her alavo Into the free Slates and Into She does not rnjoy Iho security which some of the slave by bo ing covered In depth by two or three slave Intervening between them and free She has a greater Icnoth of border on free Slates than any other slave Stale In That border is Ihe Ohio extending mouth the inoiiih of the a distance near six huiHred separating her from the already powerful nil I growing Stiles of Indiana and Illinois Vast numbers of have led from of Iho in Kcnluckj from the mouth of Dig Saudi o the muth and Ihe evil has ncreased amiis Attcitiptii to re lend to tho most painful and irritating Hitherto counten ance end assistance lo Iho fugitives have been chlefij aifurdcd by perons In of Ohio but it N o be he progrestive oppnillon p process of to Ihe csrapo of slaves will bo found In iho Stato of Iiiilmnn and moans of Hail Canada can he reached from Ciiiclii lall in a Illtla more than twenty four hours In the event of a civil war breaking or in tinmore direful event of a dlsohilon It would be about thirtyfour years e the first annual IraiKporlallon be exportation of I suppose that ther would not be probably than fiVL thousand to bo transported the first year o the operation of the system after i In progress some there woulii bi a constant diminution of Iho Would il bo practicable annually to traps port five thousand fronrKcntlickyl There cannot be doubt of or even n much larger We receive fron Europe annually emigrants to amouni exceeding two hundred and fifty thousand at a cost for the passage of about ten dollars per and they embark at European ports more distant from the United Stales than the Western coail of His irne that the Commercial employed be Iwecn Europe and Ihe United Slates aflbrds in Iho transportation of emigrants at lhat low which that engaged in Ihe commerce between Liberia and this country does not now supply but lhat commerce Is and by iho llmo Ihe proposed sys If would go into It will have greatly If here were a certainly of the annual Iransporla lion of not less than five thousand persons to it would create a dRmand for tran and the spirit of oonipolllloh I have no greatly diminMi the pre sent cost of Ihe The cost has been upon good to be at pre sent fifty dollars per including Ihe pas and six months outfit after the arrlva of Iho emigrant in Whatever be Ihe and whatever the number lo be the fund lo be raised by Ihe hire of liberated fur a prriod imt ex Moat of Ihe losses and misfortunes of human life hat o some compensation or The slave holder is generally i and I am persuaded that ho would in augmented value of his if not indemnity for losses arising to him from emancipation and coto Iie would liberally In Ihe general accruing lo the whole from the extinction of 1 liese hat e been so often and so fully that rwill nor la It necessary oil upon ihom They may bo summed up In a few We shall remove from among us Iho contaminating of a servile and degraded race of dliferont coldr wo shall enjoy Iho proud and conscious satisfaction of placing that race where they can enjoy the great blessings of and and social equal lly wo aball acquire the advantage of the the fidelity and Ihe constancy of Tree instead Ihe infidelity and the unsteadiness of slave la bnrj wo shall elevate Ihe character of while and elevate the social condition of Ihe white laborer augment the value of our improt e the Agriculture of Iho attract capital from abroad lo all the pursuits of Manufactures and lure redressed as far and as as w etafely and prudently any wrong which Ihe descendants of Afiica haveaudered atour and we should demonstrate the eerily with which we pay indiscriminate homago lo the great cause of Ihe liberty of the huinnn v cnjoya high respect and honor able consideration throughout in my humble no title which she tins to tho esteem and admiration of no deeds of her former n nuld in greatness and thai of being tho Pioneer State in renini ing from her soil every trace of human Mai and in establishing lie descendants of Tlililn her in the natiie land of heir I have thus ehcculcd the promio I made lo commencement of this let er and I linpe that I havo dohelt Veefrom and so as to wound ho sensibilities of I sincerely hope hnt Ihe may bo considered and do without influence of party or pas of ho In coixequcnco of Ills exl lenco of become he Itunlrc and bear IJiobrrint of Sbe would doubtless defend herself with her known valor ami gallanlryj but hesupcri orily of the numbers by which she would bo wolihllay her air Her sitter slave Slates would lly In her succor even if should be successful iii the unequal ntfyor jould obtain hoiuerila may be urged thai wo ought by ho gradual abolition of to separate our selves from the oilier slave but con liniie io share will hem In all their The power of each slave within Its over tho institution of sla and exclusive of that of or that of any other The government of each slave Stale U by Iho lughost and tniiht solemn Indispose of tho cju stbn of so as beat to promote and prosperity of the jeoploof tho Kentucky being es sentially a forming slave labor Is less In moil of theollier slavo they find Hint labor more profit In the cnllnro of the staples of cotton aiVd perceive a reason ir that feeling for continuing which cannot be expected should control the jutig merit of as lo what may bo fit ting nnd proper her IT she should II would be herdu and I trust thatshc would be as ready aa she now lo defend the slave Stales ii Ihe cnjoymentof all Ihelr lawful and conatl Her political arid would bo greatly Increased for the one bundled and ninety odd thousand sUvrs nnd llHlr would be gradually superseded by an rqliol number of while In who would bo rslimaicd per and nol by Iho federal ruloof lluec flllbi piesctibed for he colored raco in Iho Coniiilulion of Iho Uniled Ihavo frcely ex pressed rhy opinion nnd presented my 1ho Interesting subject of which I havo treated would have admitted of much en bill Ihave desired to consult bre Tho which I have will hardly be accused of being too early in its commencement or loo rapid In lis opera It will bo more likely to meet wlih contrary If it Is Id begin Ililriyfour or Ihlily nliio yearo from the liuio of its as the one peiind or the other will be selerjled for Us com How long a lime it will lake lo remove all the colored race from tho by Iho annual transporjalinn of each yeora natural cannot bo exactly Aflcrlho system had been In opeiatlon some think It from Ihe manifest bleniliigi that tVouldfliiw froin from Ihe dlinlnithed value of slave and from Iho humanity and benevo lence of private Individuals prompting a li beration of Ihelr slaves and their transpor a general deposition would exist lo accelerate and complete Ibo work of coloni That the system will be attended with some sacrifices on Ihe pall of slave holders which ore to bo need not be What gient and beneficial enterprise was ever accomplished without risk and sa crifice Hut these sacrifices are and Assuming Ihe year 1860 for the commencement of the all slaves born prior In that time would remain such during their and the personal lns pf Ihe slaveholder would bo only the difference in value of a female slave whose if sho had born after the first day of should be fire at the of or should or should bo most happy to have Iho good foitiino of coinciding in opinion with a najotlly of Ihe people of Kentuckj but If there bo a majothy oppoied to all schemes of gradual 1 may regret my duty will ho to bow Jn submission to their If it be perfectly ceilaln and manifest lhat such a majnrilj I shoiildihink it not to agitate the iqurslinn at since in that case itwould he and might pernicious collateral influence upon the fa consideration of other may ho proposed to our If there bo the people of Kentucky a this ndversertotpuching tho of slavery as it now whb hai thought and wished can onlyilii dulce iho hope at soinefuturo der belter auspices and with Die blessing o the which we haveso much at may tie better Tu any I shall have the satisfaction of a duty tothe to Ihe sul Ject and by placing my seuliiheiils perinanehtty upon Wllh grtot I am your friend and RlCIIMlD i will be amply bo slaves for In the mcon if Iho IIYMPAVABVANTAOES Or TUdjAnoATli Sabbalh is Gods giaclous present lo a oud minds and bodle II grand Ilio Orcalor 1m given lia a natural a moral it is ruin to Underlhe pretsure high individual havo together o no sleep bul the process is long con overdrivqiipowcrs nndfo delirium nnd1dcalhconio Nor cat Ihe natural systematically cnr tailed without corresponding Th Sabbalh docs not arrive like The da of rest does not sice over us like Iho houY of It does hot entrance us almos whether wo will or not addressing u as intelligent our Creator assures u that wo need ami bids us notice its re lurri atid court Its rcnqvalionv And gb Ing In Ihe face of Iho w force ourselves lo work all days it I not long till we pay Ihe Tho menial tho man of buslnes or the man of finds his ideas beoiini lug tutbid and equipoise of hi faculties is grows end capricious ami wlihhla mental elast city should any disaster Ii subsides Into habitual or in sell deslruoiloii spoeds his guilty exit from gloomy Ihe maniiai worker the iho tolling on frorr day In and week to Ihe btlgl Intuition of his eye gels for gelful of Ihelr Ills fingers no lonp er perfoitn Ihelr feats of aglllt nor by a plasllc and lunefnl touch inoul dead mailer or wield mechanic power bu mingling his lifes blood In hi jdaily drudge hi locks are prernaturely his go nlal humor and slaving It liil ho ha became a nioroso or reckless for an extra effort or any blink of balmy feeling h miisl slnnd Indebled to opiurti or To an Jiidnstiioiia csserilfa Is Iho periodic that when the allcmp was inaile in France to abolish tho was found necesiaty to issue i decree suspending labor one day In every 10 Master manufacturers have slated Ibat the1 could perceive an evident deterioration It Ihe quality of the goods as the week drew near a just because Hie and energy of Ihe worker began to experience Inevitable exhaustion When a steamer on the Thames blew i few 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