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" That though the negroes are allowed the afternoons of only one day in every week, they will do as much work in that afternoon, when employed for their own benefit, as in the whole day when employed in their master's service. "
Substance of the Debate in the House of Commons, on the 15th May, 1823: On a ... - Page 40
by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons - 1823 - 248 pages
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The Debate on a Motion for the Abolition of the Slave-trade, in the House of ...

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons - 1792 - 171 pages
...allowed the afternoons of only " one day in every weel, they will do as much work in that af" ternooH) when employed for their own benefit, as in the whole " day when employed in their majlers fervice." Now, Sir, I will defire you to burn all my calculations; to disbelieve, if you pleafe,...
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The speeches of ... William Pitt in the House of commons [ed. by W.S. Hathaway].

William Pitt - 1806
...it — " That though the negroes are allowed the afternoons of only one day in every week, they will do as much work in that afternoon, when employed for...their own benefit, as in the whole day when employed iu their masters' service." Now, Sir, I will desire you to burn all my calculations ; to disbelieve,...
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The History of the Rise, Progress, & Accomplishment of the ..., Volume 2

Thomas Clarkson - Slave-trade - 1808
...had themselves stated, " that though the Negros were allowed the afternoons of only one day in every week, they would do as much work in that afternoon,...calculations relative to the Negro population ; for, if it had not yet quite reached the desirable state which he had pointed out, this confession had proved,...
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable William Pitt, in the House of ..., Volume 1

William Pitt - Great Britain - 1808 - 458 pages
...it>— -" That though the negroes are allowed the afternoons of only one day in every week, they will do as much work in that afternoon, when employed for...day when employed in their masters' service." Now, Sir, I will desire you to burn all my calculations ; to disbelieve, if you please, every word I have...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 5

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...for it, " That though the negroes are allowed the afternoons of only one day in every week, they will do as much work in that afternoon, when employed for...benefit, as in the whole day when employed in their master's service." Now, sir, I will desire you to burn all my calculations ; to disbelieve, if you...
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The speeches of ... William Pitt in the House of commons [ed. by W.S. Hathaway].

William Pitt - 1806
...it — " that though the negroes are allowed the afternoons of only one day in every week, they will do as much work in that afternoon, when employed for...day when employed in their masters' service." Now, Sir, I will desire you to burn all my calculations ; to disbelieve, if you please, every word I have...
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The Inquirer, Volume 1

1822
...though the Negroes were alloKvd the afternoon of only one day in every week, they would do m much rcnrk in that afternoon when employed for their own benefit, as in the rcliole day when employed in their masters' service. Now after this confession the House might burn...
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An Appeal to the Religion, Justice, and Humanity of the Inhabitants of the ...

William Wilberforce - Antislavery movements - 1823 - 77 pages
...themselves stated, that, though the Negrot* were allowed the afternoon of only one day inevery wetk, they would do as much work in that afternoon when...Negro, if he worked for himself , could do double work. Bv an improvement then, in the mode of labour, the work in the islands could be doubled. But if so,...
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Thoughts on the Necessity of Improving the Condition of the Slaves in the ...

Thomas Clarkson - Slavery - 1823 - 57 pages
...had themselves stated, that, though the Negroes were allowed the afternoon of only one day in every week, they would do as much work in that afternoon...A Negro, if he worked for himself, could do double rcwk. By an improvement, then, in the mode of labour, the work in the islands could be doubled. But...
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Thoughts on the Necessity of Improving the Condition of the Slaves in the ...

Thomas Clarkson - Antislavery movements - 1823 - 60 pages
...day in every week, they would do.a$ much work in that afternoon when employed for their own benefit y as in the whole day when employed in their masters'...population; for if this population 'had not quite leached the desirable state w hi ell he had pointed out, this confession had proved- that further supplies...
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