He had in- duced
a girl who waited on trade in his father's shop to go with him and something had happened.
He was a stranger to nearly every member of that body; but, having recently made his escape from the south- ern prison-house of bondage, and feeling his curiosity excited to ascertain the principles and measures of the abolitionists,--of whom he had heard a somewhat vague description while he was a slave,--he was in- duced
to give his attendance, on the occasion al- luded to, though at that time a resident in New Bedford.
In fact, as fine as any I ever pro- duced
, with so little time to work it up in.
The tall soldier felt called upon to defend the truth of a rumor he himself had intro- duced
. He and the loud one came near to fight- ing over it.
Captain Ellis (a fierce sort of fairy) had pro- duced
a command out of a drawer almost as un- expectedly as in a fairy tale.