George Fox in foreground, facing us, and over his shoulder three women in black dresses, tending what looks like a fire of field debris.

After the etching by Robert Spence,
owner of the original manuscript journal of
George Fox, and by courtesy of the Artist.

As I was going to a meeting, I saw some Women in a Field, and I discerned them to be Witches and I was moved to go out of my way into the Field to them and declare unto them their Conditions: telling them plainly, They were in the Spirit of Witchcraft.

George Fox his Journal.

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