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- They are professedly a custom established by the benevolence of the slaveholders; but I undertake to say, it is the result of selfishness, and one of the grossest frauds committed upon the down-trodden slave.Chapter 10 (41% in)
- Mr. Gardner was engaged that spring in building two large man-of-war brigs, professedly for the Mexican government.Chapter 10 (86% in)
- Dark and terrible as is this picture, I hold it to be strictly true of the overwhelming mass of professed Christians in America.Appendix (56% in)
- They are they who are represented as professing to love God whom they have not seen, whilst they hate their brother whom they have seen.Appendix (62% in)
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