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" as the great Chief is to determine the matter, I hope the Great Spirit will put sense enough into his head to induce him to give up this land ; it is true, he is so far off he will not be injured by the war; he may sit still in his town and drink his... "
An Illustrated History of the State of Indiana: Being a Full and Authentic ... - Page 147
by De Witt Clinton Goodrich, Charles Richard Tuttle - 1875 - 736 pages
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Indian biography: or, An historical account of those individuals ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Bussey Thatcher - Indians of North America - 1832
...head, to induce him to give up the land. True, he is so far off, that the war will not injure him. He may sit still in his town and drink his wine, while you and I will have to fight it out.' At the last conference which took place previously to the battle of Tippecanoe, it is stated that his...
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Indian Biography: Or, An Historical Account of Those Individuals ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Bussey Thatcher - Indians of North America - 1832
...head, to induce him to give up the land. True, he is so far off; that the war will not injure him. He may sit still in his town and drink his wine, while you and I ,will have to fight it out.' At the last conference which took place previously to the battle of Tippecanoe, it is stated that his...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 46

Families - 1832
...head, to induce him to give up the land. True, he is so far off, that the war will not injure him. He may sit still in his town and drink his wine, while you and I will have to fight it out.' At the last conference which took place previously to the battle of Tippecanoe, it is stated that his...
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Biography and History of the Indians of North America: Comprising a General ...

Samuel Gardner Drake - Indians of North America - 1834 - 541 pages
...enough into his head, to induce him to direct you to give up this land. It is true, he is so far off, he will not be injured by the war. He may sit still in his town, and drink his wine, whilst you and I will have to fight it out." He had said before, when asked if it were his determination...
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A Memoir of the Public Services of William Henry Harrison, of Ohio

James Hall - 1836 - 323 pages
...enough into his head to induce him to direct you to give up this land. It is true, he is so far off, he will not be injured by the war. He may sit still in...wine, while you and I will have to fight it out." This is an accurate account of an interesting council, the proceedings of which have been much misrepresented....
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Elkswatawa: Or, The Prophet of the West. A Tale of the Frontier ...

James Strange French, Timothy Flint - History - 1836
...head to induce him to give up the land. True, he is so far off, that the war will not injure him ; he may sit still in his town, and drink his wine, while you and I will have to fight it out." Much conversation ensued, all of which was marked by the most manly frankness, and the Governor rose...
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Indian Biography: Or, An Historical Account of Those Individuals ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Bussey Thatcher - Indians of North America - 1839
...head, to induce him to give up the land. True, he is so far off, that the war will not injure him. He may sit still in his town and drink his wine, while you and I will hare to fight it out.' At the last conference which took place previously to the battle of Tippecanoe,...
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The life and times of William Henry Harrison

Samuel Jones Burr - Biography & Autobiography - 1840 - 304 pages
...in his- head to induce him todirect you to give up this land. It is true, he is so far off th.it he will not be injured by the war. He may sit still in his town, and drink his wine, while you and I have to fight it out." Soon after this TECUMTHE withdrew to the Prophet's town, and a trader in whom...
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Events in Indian History: Beginning with an Account of the Origin of the ...

Indian captivities - 1841 - 633 pages
...enough into his head to induce him to direct you to give up this land. It is true, he is so far off he will not be injured by the war. He may sit still in his town, and drink his wine, whilst you and I will have to fight it out." He had said before, when asked if it were his determination...
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Indian Biography: Or, An Historical Account of Those Individuals ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Bussey Thatcher - Indians of North America - 1841
...to give up the land. True, he is so far off, that the war will not injure him. He may sit still iu his town and drink his wine, while you and I will have to fight it out.' At the last conference which took place previously to the battle of Tippecanoe, it is stated that his...
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