... a number of ex parte and other uncontested motions . These consumed but
little time . After granting several decrees in mortgage cases , taken as confessed
, which are mere matters of course , he actually reached the contested special ...
There is no neressity , and certainly no propriety , that a cause , ready for trial ,
should go over five or six terms before it can be reached . Let the judges apply a
little more nerve to them — firmness , promptitude , and dignity and hold court
It was upon this spot , many years afterward , that Whitfield stood , that great
apostle , with brows uncovered , and with extended arms , the heavens above
him , and the fields around , and a countless multitude within the reach of his
over the hard - fought field , at the head of a thousand horse , a shot from a
harquebuss reached his heart . There is something peculiarly touching in the fate
of this young chieftain . He had scarcely attained the age of manhood , and was ...
My first plunge for the ship , whose dim outline I could scarcely perceive , in the
almost pitchy darkness of the night , most fortunately brought me within reach of
the life - buoy grating . Climbing upon this , I used the faithless rope , still in my ...
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Previous review noting missing pages 380 and 381 is not correct. There are not duplicated scanned pages and I found both missing pages to be intact and included.
pp. 380 and 381, in the middle of "Mocha Dick," are missing. pp. 377 and then 376 appear to have been scanned twice instead