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They were in prison

Negley K. Teeters

They were in prison

a history of the Pennsylvania prison society, 1787-1937, formerly the Philadelphia society for alleviating the miseries of public prisons

by Negley K. Teeters

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Published by The John C. Winston company in Philadelphia, Chicago [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia.,
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Pennsylvania Prison Society,
    • Prisons -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia,
    • Criminals -- Pennsylvania

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Negley K. Teeters ... introduction by Harry Elmer Barnes and a concluding chapter by Albert G. Fraser ... Seventy-five illustrations, photographic work by Ellis O. Hinsey.
      ContributionsFraser, Albert Gray, 1877-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8987.P43 T4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 541 p.
      Number of Pages541
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6365716M
      LC Control Number38003787
      OCLC/WorldCa4476713

      23 And when they had laid many stripes on them, they threw them into prison, commanding the jailer to keep them securely. 24 Having received such a charge, he put them into the inner prison and fastened their feet in the stocks. 25 But at midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them. And I don’t know if the Bureau of Prisons FOIA person was either so stupid that they just included this in the package or if they felt sorry for me and they were including it for my information.

        If you’re interested in donating a few to your state or county prison (go you!) be sure to check out this list of things you didn’t know about books in . They were convicted and sentenced to three life prison terms. Carter was a fierce advocate of his own innocence while in prison, refusing to wear a uniform, writing his autobiography while behind bars, and even meeting with celebrities like Muhammad Ali and Bob Dylan, who would eventually write the song "Hurricane" about him.

        As families and friends are now forbidden from sending basic items into prison, prisoners are sitting in stinking cells, wearing dirty clothes, with nothing to do and not even a .   A decision by Arizona’s prison system to ban a book about the subjugation of black men in the American criminal justice system has prompted a challenge from the American Civil Liberties Union.


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And they that were in prison, heard them. Darby Bible They were in prison book And at midnight Paul and Silas, in praying, were praising God with singing, and the prisoners listened to them. English Revised Version But about midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns unto God, and the prisoners were listening to them; Webster's Bible Translation.

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And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and books were opened. Another book was opened, which is the book of life. The dead were judged according to what they had done as recorded in the books.

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