The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 33
Tribes, the greeting! to Herein I Jno., have fulfilled the commands of the supreme Smeythies, and in obedience can lie no offence. I speak of the past, and the characters I have drawn are near extinct. Should any one be led to exclaim—"I am here," my answer is—"Silence ! and none will know thee." To my friends I dedicate, what they will most esteem, the blot on page one, and the many more they can find.