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Excerpt from An Oration, Pronounced Before the Associated Citizens of Lechmere Point, Cambridge, Mass: On the Memorable Fiftieth Anniversary of American Independence, July 4, 1826Sir,At a meeting of the citizens of Lechmere Point, it wasMoreExcerpt from An Oration, Pronounced Before the Associated Citizens of Lechmere Point, Cambridge, Mass: On the Memorable Fiftieth Anniversary of American Independence, July 4, 1826Sir,At a meeting of the citizens of Lechmere Point, it was unanimously voted, that Ezra Stone, J. N. Howe, Jr. and Anson Hooker, be a Committee to tender the thanks of the meeting to Mr. Gleason, for the patriotic Oration delivered by him on the 4th inst. and request a copy for publication, which vote I am requested to communicate to you.And am, respectfully,W.M. Parmenter Sir,The Anniversary Jubilee of Freedom having passed, with much honour to the citizens of Cambridge, a day of most grateful associations- the extraordinary coincidence of time, person and circumstance, with the decline of the same day, in the decease of those venerable patriarchs of the Revolution, asserters and defenders of Liberty, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson- the general interests of the occasion, and the particular attentions of friendship, duly acknowledged, induce this cheerful compliance,Respectfully,William ParmenterAbout the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more 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.