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Baxter's Maxim.—Dean Stanley, speaking at Kidderminster, said that the maxim attributed to Baxter, " In necessary things unity, in doubtful things liberty, in all things charity," was " dug out of an obscure Gorman treatise.'' W. L, Bowles, the poet, who had it inscribed over a doorway »f his house in the Close at Salisbury, always attributed it to Melancthon, It seems that Baxter adopted it, but waß not its author. Berwick.—This is a contraction of Ab«rwick, the meaning of which is a town (toick) at the mouth of (aber) a river,

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1, Evening Star, Issue 7937, 19 June 1889

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 Evening Star, Issue 7937, 19 June 1889

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