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" We are, however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it; and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia will send us a dozen of their sons, we will take great care of their education, instruct them... "
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by Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 pages
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...We are not however the less ohliged hy your kind offer, though we decline accepting it ; and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...make men of them." Having frequent occasions to hold puhlic councils, they have acquired great order and decency in conductIng them. Theoid men sit in the...
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: From Its First Discovery

Samuel G. Drake - Indians of North America - 1848 - 696 pages
...are, however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it: and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...instruct them in all we know, and make men of them." f Success of a Missionary. — Those who have attempted to Christianize the Indians complain that they...
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: From Its First Discovery

Samuel G. Drake - Indians of North America - 1848 - 696 pages
...however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it: and to show our grnteful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia will send us a dozen of iheir sons, we will take grout care of their education, instruct them in all we know, and make men...
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Summarized Proceedings and a Directory of Members, Volume 30

American Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1882
...spoke our language imperfectly. We are nevertheless obliged to you, and if the gentlemen will send a dozen of their sons, we will take great care of their education, and make men of them." Of the ten graduates given nothing is known. The first royal charter of the...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1851 - 304 pages
...however, not the less obliged by youi^Vuid offer, though we decline accepting of it; and to show 3ft 'grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...take great care of their education, instruct them m all we know, and make men of them." Having frequent occasions to hold public councils, they have...
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: From Its First Discovery

Samuel G. Drake - Indians of North America - 1851 - 720 pages
...are, however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it: and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...send us a dozen of t-heir sons, we will take great caro of their education, instruct them in all we know, and make men of thta." f Success of a Missionary....
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: From Its First Discovery

Samuel G. Drake - Indians of North America - 1851 - 720 pages
...are, however, not the les.4 obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it: and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia will send us a dozen of tJicir sons, we will take great care of their education, instruct them in all we know, and make men...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1853 - 288 pages
...nothing. \V re, however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting of it ; and to shew our grateful sense of it, if the...education, instruct them in all we know, and make men olfthem." Having frequent occasions to hold public councils, they have acquired great order and decency...
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History of the Early Discovery of America and Landing of the Pilgrims: With ...

Samuel G. Drake - America - 1854 - 720 pages
...are, however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it: and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...instruct them in all we know, and make men of them." f Success of a Missionary. — Those who have attempted to Christianize the Indians complain that they...
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Library of American History: Containing Biographical Sketches, of Washington ...

Biographies of American leaders - 1855 - 640 pages
...are, however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it ; and, to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...make MEN of them." Having frequent occasions to hold publick council*, they have acquired great order and decency in conducting them. The old men sit in...
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