1. How did the New England colonies meet the need for workers?
2. What English beliefs persisted among colonists?
3. What happened to the colony's first newspaper?
"First Slaves Arrive in Massachusetts"
By 1640, a few people in Massachusetts owned slaves.
"Winthrop Buys Passage for Ironworkers"
Massachusetts Bay Colony had a shortage of skilled labor.
"Jury Finds Mary Parsons Not Guilty of Witchcraft"
The belief in witches was widespread.
"First Newspaper Published in the Colonies"
Authorities quickly suppressed the first newspaper.