As a result, these revenues were already quadrupled, and yet the burden was so much more equably distributed than before, that all the king- dom felt a sense of relief, and the praises of my ad-
ministration were hearty and general.
The minister gave out the hymn, and read it through with a relish, in a peculiar style which was much ad-
mired in that part of the country.
Most of it was in blank, but the solitary compositor who did the thing had amused himself by making a grotesque scheme of ad-
vertisement stereo on the back page.
His lean features wore an expression of awe and ad-