- 36 pages
- Sketch of the James Tweed Family, Wilmington, Mass
- Benj Walker
- 16 February 2018 Benj Walker
Excerpt From Sketch Of The James Tweed Family, Wilmington, MassAt Noon A Bountiful Collation Was Provided, Through The Generous Contributions Made By The Whole Company, Each Particular Basket Being Laden With Most Tempting Edibles Indeed, It Was Difficult To Determine Whether The Food Itself Or The Sub Committee Of Ladies Who Had Arranged All With Such Exquisite Taste, Was Entitled To The Greater Considera Tion However That May Have Been, The Former, At The Moment, Appealed By Far The Most Powerfully To The Appe Tite, While The Latter Had The Unalloyed Satisfaction Of Acknowledging The Truth Of The Old Adage That Actions Speak Louder Than Words.At The Conclusion Of The Repast, Mr Jones Expressed The Wish That A Complete List Of The Names Of All Present Be Made, And A Committee Was Appointed To Attend To That Duty The Names Are Given On A Subsequent Page Mr Jones Then Stated That In View Of What Had Been Accomplished At This Time In Bringing The Tweed Family Together, It Would Also Seem Desirable To Place Upon Record Any Historical Facts Or Reminiscences Relating To The Tweed Family, About Which Little Was Known, Except By The Very Few Immediate Descendants Now Living He Then Informed The Company That Mr Benj Talker, Of Lowell, Had Prepared A Short Sketch Of The Early Life Of Grandfather And Grand Mother Tweed, Including His Personal Recollections Of Those Worthies, To Which He Would Invite The Attention Of The Company.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.