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May 5 he writes of his pleay lodgings with Mr. Plaskett, a m cbant living near the Washing monument, and the attendance the English delegates. “On sono
g I heard Mr. Newton
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on me. At five I heard Newton preach to about ten tt sand in one of the public squares, the crowd were Clay, Preston many other distinguished men. Monday the Bishops delivered t quadrennial address. It was goc very good. On the same day ti was a Whig convention-the gr est of the kind ever holden in United States. There were speel from the most distinguisbed mei the nation-Clay, Webster and ers. I saw the procession and he a little of the speaking. There greater amount of hospitality 1 than I have seen in my travelz.
"May 12.-I took tea with Newton at Mr. Tiffany's. He i the social circle all that you clues wish ; and, what is best of all, he mixes true religion with everything