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" In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days ; and at country weddings, markets, burials, and other the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually drunk,... "
The District School Journal of the State of New York - Page 117
1843
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The Common-sense book

1824
...poor people who live in houses distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty, many •thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days, ahd at country weddings, markets, burials, and other the like public occasions, they are to be seen,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Scotland Relative to the Poor

Alexander Dunlop - Electronic book - 1825 - 152 pages
...poor people, who live in houses ' distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty, many ' thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where ( they feast and riot for many days ; and at country wed' dings, markets, burials, and other the like public occa' sions, they are to be seen, both men...
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A Discourse on Popular Education: Delivered in the Church at Princeton, the ...

Charles Fenton Mercer - Education - 1826 - 79 pages
...frequently guilty of robbery, and sometimes of murder. " In years of plenty," says he, " many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they...and at country weddings, markets, burials, and other public occasions, they are to be sepn, both men and women, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming,...
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The report of the Hibernian Sunday school society for 1810 (-1837).

Hibernian Sunday school society - 1827
...who live in houses distant from any neighbourhood. " In years of plenty many thousands of them meet in the mountains where they feast and riot for many...• country weddings, markets, burials, and other like public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Scotland Relative to the Poor

Alexander Dunlop - Poor laws - 1828 - 193 pages
...poor ' people, who live in houses distant from any neighbourhood. ' In years of plenty, many thousands of them meet together in ' the mountains, where they...public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and wo. ' men perpetually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting. ' together.'1 i Second Discourse concerning...
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Waverley Novels, Volume 3

Sir Walter Scott - 1829
...many poor people who live in houses distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty many thousands of them meet together in the mountains, where they...the like public occasions, they are to be seen, both man and woman, perpetually drunk, cursing1, blaspheming, and fighting together." Notwithstanding the...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...poor people who live iu houses distant from any neighbourhood. In years of plenty, many thon- ande of them meet together in the mountains, where they feast and riot for many days» ; and at country-weddings, markets, burials, and the'like public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and...
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Parochial Law

Alexander Dunlop - Ecclesiastical law - 1830 - 416 pages
...for many days ; and at coun' try weddings, markets, burials, and other the like public oc' casions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually...drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting together.'> 1 2. These vagabonds had long greatly abounded ; and so early as the year 14.24, in the reign of James...
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The Works of Robert Burns; with an Account of His Life, and a Criticism on ...

Robert Burns - Scotland - 1831 - 438 pages
...guilty of robbery, and sometimes of murder: " In years of plenty," says he, " many thousands of men meet together in the mountains, where they feast and...and at country weddings, markets, burials, and other public occasions, they are to be seen, both men and women, perpetually drunk, cuffing, blaspheming,...
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Essays, Moral and Political, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1832
...poor people who live in houses ' distant from any neighbourhood. In years of ' plenty many thousands of them meet together in ' the mountains, where they...occasions, they ' are to be seen, both men and women, perpe' tually drunk, cursing, blaspheming, and fighting ' together.' Fletcher was a lover of liberty,...
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