New Societies in Gloucester, Middleton, and Barnstable, Massaschusetts

An Anti-Slavery Society has been organized in Gloucester, (West Parish)  — Thomas Haskell, President;  William H. Haskell, Vice President; Sarah C. Haskell, Secretary and Librarian;  Hehitabel Haskell, Treasurer;  Henry Haskell, Elizabeth Haskell, and Mrs. Wm. Haskell, Counsellors.  The Society has about 30 members.

A Society has been formed in Middleton, (Essex Co) Dea. David Stiles, President;  Samuel Russell, Vice President;  Freeman Stiles,  Corresponding Secretary;  Elisha Wilkins, Recording Secretary; David Stiles,Jr, Treasurer;  Lewis Tyler, Jasper Richarson, Benjamin Hutchinson, Directors;  Mrs. David Stiles, Jr., Librarian; About 50 members.

A Society has also been formed in Barnstable.  Loring Crocker,  Jr. President; Jabez Nye, Vice President; Josiah Litch, Secretary;   Freeman Howland, Treasurer

(Liberator, October 12, 1838,pg 3)