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"Look well to the characters and qualifications of those you elect and raise to office and places of trust. "
Matthias Burnett, Pastor
First Baptist Church in Norwalk
An Election Sermon, Preached at Hartford, on the Day of the Anniversary Election, May 12, 1803 (Hartford: Printed by Hudson & Goodwin, 1803), p. 27.