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6. There on the flowers of the meadow the warriors lay, and above them,

Silent, with folded arms, stood Hobomok, the friend of the white man;
Smiling, at length he exclaimed to the stalwart Captain of Plymouth :
* Pecksuot bragged very loud, of his courage, his strength, and his stature,
Mocked the great Captain, and called him a little man; but I see now
Big enough have you been to lay him speechless before you!'

Miles Standish was represented by C. F. Muntz, the two soldiers by Otto Kunze and Hans DeWitt, Hobomok by Max Kammler, and the dead Indians by Emil Bley and George P. Sessler.

Torch-bearers. FIFTH TABLEAU. Chickatavbut presenting Corn to Governor Winthrop.

This group of six figures, three white men and three Indians, represented an incident in the early history of Boston. Chickatawbut, the Sachem of the Indian tribes living in the vicinity of Shawmut, was the early friend of the white men.

It is recorded that he often visited and was entertained by Governor Winthrop. On one occasion he came, attended by his sannaps and squaws, and presented the Governor with some Indian corn. The incident was represented in the tableau.

Governor Winthrop was represented by Carl Eberhard, Chickatawbut by Mr. Rechel, the two Indians by Messrs. Dibbern and Boettger, and the Governor's attendants by Messrs. Guldenschuh and J. W. Raeder.


Sixth Tableau. — Sam Adams demanding the Removal of the British Troops.

This well-known incident in the history of Boston was represented by a group of six figures. Lieutenant-Governor Ilutchinson, sitting in his chair of state, was listening to the whispered advice of Colonel Dalrymple. Samuel Adams, with his arms folded, stood in front of the secretary's table, having just uttered the memorable words : “ If the Lieutenant-Governor, or Colonel Dalrymple, or both together, have authority to remove one regiment, they have authority to remove two; and nothing short of the total evacuation of the town, by all the regular troops, will satisfy the public mind or preserve the peace of the province.” Two of the other members of the committee of citizens stood behind Adams.

R. Kammler represented Lieutenant-Governor Hutchinson ; H. Pelkus, Colonel Dalrymple ; H. M. Rothfuchs, the Secretary. Samuel Adams was represented by Peter Zimmer, and the two patriots by P. Loutz and C. R. Davis.


Seventu Tableau. Throwing overboard the Tea in Boston Harbor.

This tableau represented a section of the Ship Dartmouth, lying at Griffin's wharf. A group of patriots, disguised as Indians, were busily engaged in breaking open the chests of tea and emptying them into the harbor.

The characters in this group were represented by Messrs. S. Noerdlinger, A. Helfenstein, E. Flohr, John Weiler, Louis Finger, C. Lenth, F. Schlehuber, H. Harder, John Gordon, C. Laubrich, Mr. Scheer, and 0. Laubrich.


EIGHTH TABLEAU. General Gage and the Boston Boys. The incident which this tableau illustrated occurred during the siege of Boston, and is narrated in Higginson's "Young Folks History of the United States.” General Gage was represented as descending the steps of the Province House, when he is accosted by a delegation of boys, who demand that the soldiers shall be prevented from interfering with their coasting upon the Common. A sentry stands at the bottom of the steps, gazing with mute astonishment at the boldness of the little rebels.

General Gage was represented by Carl Wirth, the sentry by Carl Meyer, and the six boys by Masters Henry Becker, C. Scheidegger, F. Helfenstein, G. Bluthard, G. Kunze, and W. Kammler.


NINTH TABLEAU. General Howe Embarking from Boston. General Howe was represented descending a flight of landing-stairs, at the bottom of which a boat was in readiness to convey him to one of the British vessels lying in the streain. He had stopped for a moment before stepping into the boat, and looked over his shoulder at the town which he is so ingloriously leaving. There were three sailors in the boat, two holding their oars aloft; and the other, standing in the stern, held the boat to the wharf by a boat-hook.

Lord Howe was personated by A. Donath, and the sailors were represented by C. Claus, George Lenth, and A. Hirschauer.

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