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Lite by T. W. Strong, 98 Nassau St N.Y.
DEATH OF FATHER SEBASTIAN RALE OF THE SOCIETY OF JESUS.

Killed by the English and Mohawks at Norridgewock, Aug 23, 1724. GOOD BOOK,

MADE BY

EUGENE VETROMILE, S. J.,

INDIAN PATRIARCH,

FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PENOBSCOT, PASSAMAQUODDY,

St. John's, MIOMAO,

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NEW YORK:
EDWARD DUNIGAN & BROTHER,

(JAMES B. KIRKER,)
371 BROADWAY.

1857:

138.d. 456.

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1856,

BY JAMES B. KIRKER, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of

New York.

PREFACE.

THE Tribes of the Abnakis, or, more properly, Wanbanakki (people of the Aurora borealis, from Wanbànban), existing in the State of Maine, transmit the truths of the Catholic religion from parents to children, only by oral tradition. Rev. Edmund Demillier left a handwriting, containing a small prayer-book, which was a correction of the prayerbook printed by Rev. Mr. Romagnè, with other additions. I have made use of them both, and I have spared no labor to correct them. But I found that this com

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