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The Old North Church

The Old North Church.jpg Paul Revere's RideThumbnailsStone in Front of the Harrington HousePaul Revere's RideThumbnailsStone in Front of the Harrington HousePaul Revere's RideThumbnailsStone in Front of the Harrington House

Dawes was soon making his way across Boston Neck, while Paul Revere went home and put on his riding suit for his long night-ride. Then, leaving orders for a lantern-signal to be hung in the belfry of the Old North Church, to indicate by which route the British forces were advancing, "one if by land and two if by sea," he rowed across the Charles River, passing near the British war-vessels lying at anchor.

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Project Gutenberg's American Leaders and Heroes, by Wilbur Fisk Gordy Published 1907
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