give the facts

References in classic literature ?
We give the fact as it occurs in Bannatyne's Journal, only premising that the Journalist held his master's opinions, both with respect to the Earl of Cassilis as an opposer of the king's party, and as being a detester of the practice of granting church revenues to titulars, instead of their being devoted to pious uses, such as the support of the clergy, expense of schools, and the relief of the national poor.
For example, in the posthumously published March 26 issue, Jackson led off with an article headed IF NEGATIVE TALK FUELS RECESSION, EMPLOYERS CAN HELP AVOID ONE BY USING INTERNAL COM'NS TO GIVE THE FACTS.