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…The spirit of lotteries was a spirit of selfishness which tended to confuse and darken the understanding. 

                         – Woolman, John, Journal, (London: Edward Marsh, 1857), 107.


The Quaker, John Woolman, died this date – 10/7/1772.

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1st stanza

Strong Son of God, immortal love,
Whom we, that have not seen Thy face,
By faith, and faith alone, embrace,
Believing where we cannot prove.


            – Al­fred Ten­ny­son – died this date, 10/6/1892,  Poet Laureate (1850-1892)


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