Proceedings of the Huguenot Society of London, Volume 1

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Huguenot Society of London., 1885 - Huguenots
"A bibliography of some works relating to the Huguenot refugees, whence they came, where they settled": v. 1, pp. [130-149].

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Page 269 - How lov'd, how honour'd once, avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom begot ; A heap of dust alone remains of thee, 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be ! Poets themselves must fall, like those they sung, Deaf the prais'd ear, and mute the tuneful tongue.
Page 135 - American Genealogy ; being a History of some of the Early Settlers of North America and their Descendants, from their First Emigration to the Present Time, with their Intermarriages and Collateral Branches...
Page 118 - ... or that of those sovereigns amongst whose deeds are recorded the massacre of St. Bartholomew and the revocation of the edict of Nantes ? The...
Page 268 - Content with science in the vale of peace. Calmly he look'd on either life, and here Saw nothing to regret, or there to fear; From nature's temperate feast rose satisfied, Thank'd Heaven that he had lived, and that he died.
Page 264 - Tis the great birth-right of mankind to die. Blest be the bark, that wafts us to the shore, Where death-divided friends shall part no more! To join thee there, here with thy dust repose, Is all the hope thy hapless mother knows.
Page 161 - By Fire and Sword : A Story of the Huguenots. By Thomas Archer. Adam Hepburn's Vow: A Tale of Kirk and Covenant. By Annie S. Swan. No. XIII.; or, The Story of the Lost Vestal A Tale of Early Christian Days. By Emma Marshall. "Golden Mottoes
Page 4 - SECRETARIES. 1. THE Secretaries shall have the management of the correspondence of the Society and Council. 2. They shall attend all Meetings of the Society and Council; take minutes of their proceedings, and enter them in books provided for that purpose...
Page 3 - VICE-PRESIDENTS. 1. THE duty of the President shall be, to take the Chair at the Meetings of the Society and Council; to regulate and keep order in all their proceedings; to state questions and propositions to the Meeting; to report the result of ballots; and to carry into effect the regulations of the Society.
Page 3 - Council shall meet at the house, hall, or apartments of the Society, at least once in every month during the session ; but the President, or any three Members of the Council, may, by letter to one of the Secretaries, require an extra meeting to be called...
Page 3 - The President, or other Member in the chair, shall not vote on any question brought before the Meeting, except where a casting vote be necessary, in which case he shall be at liberty to give such casting vote.

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