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Matthew Hale Smith (1810–1879)

Smith, Matthew Hale. A Unitarian minister, journalist, and author; born in Portland, ME, in 1810; died in Brooklyn, NY, 1879. As a newspaper correspondent under the name “Burleigh,” he attained reputation for vivacity and piquancy. He also made successful lecture tours. His writings include: ‘Universalism Exposed’ (1842); ‘Universalism Not of God’ (1847); ‘Sabbath Evenings’ (1849); ‘Mount Calvary’ (1866); and ‘Sunshine and Shadow in New York’ (1868–69).