1822-1865

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Page 305 - He was a scholar, and a ripe and good one ; Exceeding wise, fair spoken, and persuading : Lofty and sour to them that loved him not ; But, to those men that sought him, sweet as summer...
Page 308 - Act under its provisions and under the provisions of section two hundred and thirty-two and sections sixteen hundred and twenty-five to sixteen hundred and sixty, both inclusive, of title sixteen of the Revised Statutes of the United States relating to the militia, shall be allowed to retain their accustomed privileges, subject, nevertheless, to all other duties required by law in like manner as the other militia.
Page 308 - But it is an inquiry, which cannot be too solemnly pursued, whether the act " more effectually to provide for the national defence by establishing a uniform militia throughout the United States...
Page 368 - God of all Nations ! Sovereign Lord! In thy dread name we draw the sword, We lift the starry flag on high That fills with light our stormy sky. From treason's rent, from murder's stain, Guard Thou its folds till Peace shall reign, Till fort and field, till shore and sea, Join our loud anthem, PRAISE TO THEE! PARTING HYMN "DUNDEE...
Page 368 - Wake in our breasts the living fires, The holy faith that warmed our sires : Thy hand hath made our nation free ; To die for her is serving thee.
Page 15 - ... shall give a bond in the sum of one thousand dollars conditioned for the faithful discharge of the duties of the office, which bond shall be approved and filed in the same manner as are bonds of county officers.
Page 98 - He received his education in the common schools of his native town and at the...
Page 413 - Such was he, unsubdued. But Heaven was gracious ; yet a little while, And this Survivor, with his cheerful throng Of open projects, and his inward hoard Of unsunned griefs, too many and too keen, Was overcome by unexpected sleep, In one blest moment. Like a shadow thrown Softly and lightly from a passing cloud, Death fell upon him...
Page 156 - Stand close, ye chosen line, And vindicate your birth ! March on ! — your bannered stars shall shine A blessing o'er the earth.

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