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If he cannot , by some means , quicken the heretofore tardy footsteps of justice in
his court , would he not do himself a credit , and give the statute a reproving
commentary , by ceasing his ineffectual efforts , and resigning his office at once ?
... and transacting other chamber business ; in the mean while , the clerk is
perhaps drawing a jury , taking inquests , and the like formal , unnecessary , and
therefore undignified , occupations ; while some forty to fifty attorneys and
... and finding himself the spectacle of his comrades and his pastor , stayed his
guilty hand , and looked like a fool . Mr. Robbins cast at them all a severe look , in
which surprise , grief , and indignation were mingled . • What mean ye , ' cried he
6 ear , amid the death - like stillness , ' what mean ye , to break my heart , to
dishonor God's holy day , and the religion ye profess ? Are ye come out with
swords and staves , to take justice in your own hands , depending on your own
arm of ...
Winter setting in , cuts off all communication with the active world , except by
means of expresses . Means for defraying the expenses of express - men , are
furnished by government , and the contract for transporting the mail from Saginaw
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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