from which this narrative is compiled was despatched from Charleston
, the party were still at Fort Moultrie.
Note the similarity between the utterance of the Charleston
Baptist Association quoted above, and the following utterance of Van Dyke seventy years later: "The Bible teaches that God owns the world.
Just before sunset I scrambled my way through the evergreens to the hut of my friend, whom I had not visited for several weeks - my residence being, at that time, in Charleston
, a distance of nine miles from the Island, while the facilities of passage and re-passage were very far behind those of the present day.
Finally we reached our destination--a little town called Malden, which is about five miles from Charleston
, the present capital of the state.
Some years ago, I engaged passage from Charleston
Thus it appears that the sweltering inhabitants of Charleston
and New Orleans, of Madras and Bombay and Calcutta, drink at my well.
I had at first intended going South - to Charleston