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who are engaged to visit foreign parts, advised to propose
NEGROEs and SLAves. Friends not to reap the unrighteous
OATHs, not to be taken on any occasion, 102. Not to be ad-
Offenders, how to be dealt with, 97, 98.
ORPHANs, WILLs, ExEcutoRs, &c., 104.
Overseers, to be chosen by each monthly meeting, 43. See.
Overseers of the Poor to be annually appointed, and their duty,
Papers, to be examined before read, with some exception, 151.
QUARTERLY MEETINGs, 115. What they consist of, 42. Se-
QUERIEs, 118. To be considered and answered, 120. Select Queries, 94. See Women's Meetings, 148. Yearly Meeting, 150. Answers to them must be plain and explicit, and approved by, and signed on behalf of quarterly meetings, 120. REcoRDs, 122. To be open, and to whom, 43. R.E.Mov ALs and Settlements, 124. Reports, evil. To be examined into before repeated, 34. Repentance, of disorderly walkers to be recorded. See Records, 122. None after repentance to be reproached with their transgressions, 40. See Monthly Meetings, 96. Representatives, 43. See Yearly Meeting, 150. Revenues. See Civil Government, 18. Riches. See Covetousness, 25. Education, 47. Liberality to the Poor, 56. Parents and Guardians, 106.
SALUTATIONs, unbecoming gestures by way of, to be avoided, 126. Schools, 127. Schoolmasters and Schoolmistresses to be encouraged, 127. Poor children to be educated, 128. No friends' children to be sent to schools not of our society, but by the approbation of the school committee, 128. ScRIPTUREs. Duty of friends to cause their children to read them, 129. Books tending to corrupt the minds of youth to be discouraged, 129. See children, 13. Educatión, 47. Parents and Guardians, 106. Schools, 127. Queries, 118. Servants. See Masters, &c., 68. Sick to be visited, 49. And assisted, 56. Silent, humble dependence on the Lord exhorted to, 85. Simplicity. See Plainness, 110. Slaves. See Negroes and Slaves, 100. SLEEPING IN ou R RELIGIous MEETINGs, 132. Such as continue therein not to be employed, 132. SPIRITUous Liquors, 134. The use of them advised against, (except as medicine,) 134. Stock. How to be raised, and at whose disposal, 136. SUFFERINGs, 137. See War, 144. Subordination of meetings, 43.
Taverns, not to be frequented unnecessarily. See Queries, 118. Tale-bearing. See Defamation, &c., 33. Queries, 118.
Taxes mixed, the payment or non-payment of, not to be censured, 146. Such as pay those expressly for war to be dealt with, 146.
TESTIMONIES AND MEMoRIALs, 138.
Treasurer, to be appointed in each meeting, and the treasury open to women's meetings as well as men's, 114.
TRADE, general advices to those concerned in, 139. Such as fail of paying their just debts, to be dealt with, and how, 140. Moderation in trade recommended, 141. Those unable to comply with their contracts, to call their creditors in time, 141. And not to pay one creditor in preference to another, 143. See Covetousness, 25. Families suspected of going backward in estate to be visited, 140.
Trustees excused from referring matters, when the property is not their own, to arbitration. See Arbitration, 6. Wills, &c., 104.
Visitors of Families, to be appointed, 49, 99.
WAR, our testimony respecting, 144. Rates or assessments for advancing the hire of soldiers or for military men, and those expressly for war, to be refused, 145. Caution against letting temporal interest induce any to contribute to war, 146. Pensions for military services rendered before membership with friends, not to be received, 147.
Wills, to be made in health, 104. And according to justice and equity, 104. See Orphans, Wills, &c., 104.
Wom EN's MEETINGs, to be upheld and encouraged, 148. To appoint representatives, 148. To proceed as the men's meetings are advised under queries, 148. Monthly meetings, 96. Quarterly meetings, 115. And Yearly meetings, 150. How the labors of men and women are to be united, 148.
YEARLY MEETING. Its institution and design, 150. To nominate committees of appeals and when, 2.
YouTH, caution and counsel to, 152. See Discipline, &c., 40. Children, 13. Education, 47. Parents and Guardians, 106. Plainness, 110.