Documents Relative to the House of Refuge: Instituted by the Society for the Reformation of Juvenile Delinquents in the City of New York, in 1824... Pub. by Permission of the Board of Managers, by Nathaniel C. Hart, Superintendent
Mahlon Day, 1832 - Juvenile delinquents - 302 pages
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Acting Committee Alms-House Annual Report appears apprentice attention bad company benevolent Board born in New-York boys Bridewell Brushes finished Cash Catharine character Chatham Theatre chil child city of New-York clothes commenced Commissioners committed conduct confined conviction CORNELIUS DUBOIS County Court of Sessions crime criminal depraved discharged disposition dollars dozen dren duty establishment father feel female friends fuge fund girls habits Hart Henry hope House of Refuge indented Indenturing Committee industrious inmates institution instruction JAMES LOVETT John JOHN HUNTER John STEARNs Joseph GRINNELL Juvenile Delinquents Keeper labor Ladies Legislature letter lived Managers master Matron ment mind months moral mother Mott obedient offenders parents Penitentiary persons PETER SHARPE Police prison punishment RALPH OLMSTED received Reformation of Juvenile religious respectable returned SAMUEL Wood sent Sessions Society stealing stole streets Superintendent theatres tion vagrant vice vicious William WILLIAM W Wyckoff young youth
Page 300 - And it came to pass, as the angels were gone away from them into heaven, the shepherds said one to another, Let us now go even unto Bethlehem, and see this thing which is come to pass, which the Lord hath made known unto us. And they came with haste, and found Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in a manger.
Page 299 - Fear not, for behold I bring you good tidings of great joy which shall be to all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. And this shall be a sign unto you; ye shall find the Babe wrapped in swaddling clothes lying in a manger.
Page 288 - And Pharaoh charged all his people, saying, " Every son that is born ye shall cast into the river, and every daughter ye shall save alive.
Page 237 - In the morning sow thy seed, and in the evening withhold not thy hand: for thou knowest not whether shall prosper, either this or that, or whether they both shall be alike good.
Page 55 - Cincinnati, read at the last meeting, made the following Report, which was adopted. "The Committee to whom was referred the Communication of...
Page 301 - York," and by that name shall have succession, and be in law capable of suing and being sued, defending and being defended in all courts and places, and in all manner of actions...
Page 288 - And the king of Egypt called for the midwives, and said unto them, Why have ye done this thing, and have saved the men children alive?
Page 301 - ... in law capable of purchasing, holding, and conveying any estate, real or personal, for the use of the said corporation: Provided, nevertheless, and it is hereby fur.
Page 305 - Statutes, shall pay out of the monies received by them for the use of the marine hospital, eight thousand dollars annually, in quarterly payments of two thousand dollars each, commencing on the first day of May next, to the treasurer of the society for the reformation of juvenile delinquents in the city of NewYork for the use of said society, which sum of eight thousand dollars, shall be part of the surplus, and not in addition thereto, directed to be paid said treasurer by the above mentioned eleventh...