Quotation by Administration in the State of Sout

Passing through here in 1795, Bishop Asbury commented, 'The country improves in cultivation, wickedness, mills, and stills.' Five years later, he held a meeting in the neighborhood and remarked that he thought most of the congregation had come to look at his wig.
Administration in the State of Sout, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). South Carolina: A Guide to the Palmetto State (The WPA Guide to South Carolina), p. 350, Oxford University Press (1941).

Describing visits of Francis Asbury, the "Father of American Methodism," to a rural area.
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