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Carter, The Rev. Mr

An English Protestant clergyman, who went to County Cork at the time of the famine to administer relief donated by English sympathizers.

"Mr. Carter was a tall, thin, austere-looking man; one, seemingly, who had macerated himself inwardly and outwardly by hard living. He had a high, narrow forehead, a sparse amount of animal development, thin lips, and a piercing, sharp, gray eye.... He always wore new black gloves, and a very long black coat which never degenerated to rust, black cloth trousers, a high black silk waistcoat, and a new black hat" - Castle Richmond