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  • In 1571 Elizabeth granted to the town a market on Tuesday and two fairs each to last two days, at the feasts of St George the Martyr and the Conception of the Virgin.
  • C. 286), an early Christian martyr, who, with his companions, is commemorated by the Roman Catholic Church on the 22nd of September.
  • The date of the conquest by Carthage may perhaps be fixed at about 500-480 B.e., following the chronology of Justin Martyr (xviii.
  • The Terrorists paid a veritable worship to his memory, as to a martyr of Liberty.
  • Descartes was not disposed to be a martyr; he had a sincere respect for the church, and had no wish to begin an open conflict with established doctrines.

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