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Minister of the Crown wd. dare to disturb it - If I am rightly informed it has been done away with & if it has I wonder Bhp. Broughton did not make a greater stir about it -

When I arrived I found the 2 orphan schools in a most wretched scandalous state with abt. 100 children & abt. half a dozen miserable primary schools all together not containing on the lists 500 children & at an expense of £11000 a year & when I left there were 36 schools containing 1000 children carried on at a less expense of wch. the 2 orphan schools consisted of 130 boys & 160 girls fed cloathed & educated - here there was a good foundation & my reports will show that

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