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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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  • The multitudes of all sects and denominations that attended his sermons were enormous, and it was matter of speculation to me, who was one of the number, to observe the extraordinary influence of his oratory on his hearers, and how much they admir'd and respected him, notwithstanding his common abuse of them, by assuring them that they were naturally half beasts and half devils.  (not reviewed by editor)

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