A System of Shorthand

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Butterworths, 1869 - 116 pages
 

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Page 46 - ... with the advice of our Privy Council, to issue this our Royal Proclamation, hereby...
Page 40 - Born and educated in this country, I glory in the name of Briton ; and the peculiar happiness of my life will ever consist in promoting the welfare of a people, whose loyalty and warm affection to me I consider as the greatest and most permanent security of my throne...
Page 48 - Statute made in the twenty-ninth year of the reign of the late King Charles the Second, intituled "An Act for the better observation "of the Lord's Day, commonly called Sunday...
Page 43 - I trust in your duty and affection to me, to make the proper provision for supporting my civil government with honour and dignity. On my part you may be assured of a regular and becoming ceconomy.
Page 46 - ... virtue, by marks of our royal favour ; and we do expect and require, that all persons of honour or in place of authority, will give good example by their own virtue and piety, and to their utmost contribute to the discountenancing persons of dissolute and debauched lives, that they, being reduced by that means to shame and contempt for their loose and evil actions and behaviour, may be...
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Page 47 - And we do hereby strictly enjoin and prohibit all our loving subjects of what degree or quality soever, from playing, on the Lord's day, at dice, cards, or any other game whatsoever, either in public or private honses, or other place or places -whatsoever ; and we do hereby require and command them, and every of them, decently and reverently to attend the worship of God on every Lord's day...

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