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  • The imports consist principally of coal, salt, grain and flour, groceries, textiles, wood, and mineral oils.
  • A picturesque avenue leads to the church of St Mary, principally Early English and Perpendicular, with remains of Norman work, having a lofty tower surmounted by a spire, and containing several fine monuments, tombs and brasses.
  • The fisheries are all fresh-water, principally white-fish, pickerel and pike.
  • 10 have been imported principally from Scotland.
  • The elections were controlled for a few years, and violence was checked, but the Ku Klux movement went on until it accomplished its object by giving protection to the whites, reducing the blacks to order, replacing the whites in control of society and state, expelling the worst of the carpet-baggers and scalawags, and nullifying those laws of Congress which had resulted in placing the Southern whites under the control of a party composed principally of ex-slaves.
 

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