Pro-Slavery Agitation

July 11, 1845

From the New Lisbon (Ohio) Aurora.   An account of a meeting in the Protestant Methodist Church, which had previously experienced “the awful flagellations of Abby Kelley’  inflicted on them,  and then two preachers denounced the American Anti-Slavery Society “as an infidel organization, and the Rev. Masonic elder poured forth his little spite on the head of Abby in no stinte manner..    But no such oppressors do hurt her influence, for the people will go and hear, not withstanding the clerical bulls to the contrary……”