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" We cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation. "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 3
1901
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The Cotton Trade: Its Bearing Upon the Prosperity of Great Britain and ...

George McHenry - Confederate States of America - 1863 - 292 pages
...presented him with a copy of the ' Bill of Eights' adopted on October 14th, 1774, replied, ' We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any ' degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation.' Large numbers of Africans were imported into England, and, as a badge of servitude, wore a collar round...
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SPEECHES, ARGUMENTS, ADDRESSES, AND LETTERS OF CLEMENT L. VALLANDIGHAM

1864
...year of the revolution, a noble earl wrote to a colonial agent these memorable words : " We cannot allow the Colonies to check or discourage, in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation." Between that date, and the period of first importation, England had stolen from the coast of Africa,...
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Southern History of the War: The Last Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1866 - 363 pages
...remonstrance from the agent of the colonies on the subject of the slave trade, replied : " We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation." In the constitution of the United States, the slavery question had been singularly accommodated. Two...
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History of Kansas: From the First Exploration of the Mississippi Valley, to ...

John N. Holloway - Kansas - 1868 - 584 pages
...particular to the royal African Company of England." In 1775 the Earl of Dartmouth declares "we can not allow the colonies to check, or discourage in...any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation." Prior to 1740 England had introduced into the colonies about one hundred and thirty thousand blacks...
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History of Kansas: From the First Exploration of the Mississippi Valley, to ...

John N. Holloway - Abolitionists - 1868 - 584 pages
...to put a period to negroes being slaves." But the Earl of Dartmouth interposes his edict, "we cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage, in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation." In 1645 two reputable townsmen of Boston, " sailed for Guinea to trade for negroes." But when it is...
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The Universalist Quarterly and General Review

Universalism - 1871
...Islands. The British Government, by its appointed agents, declared in tones of menace that " we cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation." And the trade continued " with unabated ferocity" until 1807. In sixteen years prior to that date, one...
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A History of Jamaica from Its Discovery by Christopher Columbus to the ...

William James Gardner - Agriculture - 1873 - 512 pages
...Liverpool petitioned against them, and Lord Dartmouth, as president of the board of trade, declared they could not "allow the colonies to check or discourage...any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation." Strange to say, that very year, in Kingston, a debating club, composed largely of slaveholders, had...
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The Cradle of the Confederacy: Or, The Times of Troup, Quitman, and Yancey ...

Joseph Hodgson - Confederate States of America - 1876 - 528 pages
...Lord Dartmouth, in 1774, immediately after the decision in the Somerset case, declared : " We cannot allow the colonies to check or " discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the " nation." A few enlightened and benevolent minds lamented such a state of affairs, but their regrets were lost...
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History of the United States of America, from the Discovery of the ..., Volume 2

George Bancroft - United States - 1876
...congress in 1776, the Earl of Dartmouth addressed to a colonial agent these memorable words: "We cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation." The assiento treaty, originally extorted from Spain by force of arms, remained a source of jealousy...
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History of the United States of America: From the Discovery of the ..., Volume 2

George Bancroft - United States - 1878
...congress in 1776, the Earl of Dartmouth addressed to a colonial agent these memorable words: "We cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation." The assiento treaty, originally extorted from Spain by force of arms, remained a source of jealousy...
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