The American Monthly Review of Reviews, Volume 16 (Google eBook)

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Albert Shaw
Review of Reviews., 1897 - World politics
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Page 318 - And though all the winds of doctrine were let loose to play upon the earth, so Truth be in the field, we do injuriously by licensing and prohibiting to misdoubt her strength. Let her and Falsehood grapple. Who ever knew Truth put to the worse, in a free and open encounter ? Her confuting is the best and surest suppressing.
Page 314 - The silver interests began in that year a propaganda to restore the free coinage of silver at the ratio of 16 to 1...
Page 233 - Freedom, too, the long-sought, we still seek the freedom of life and limb, the freedom to work and think, the freedom to love and aspire.
Page 523 - ... to read in the English language any article of the constitution or any section of the statutes of this state...
Page 351 - Come now therefore, and I will send thee unto Pharaoh, that thou mayest bring forth my people the children of Israel out of Egypt.
Page 475 - He would sometimes be very cheerful with us, and laying aside his greatness, he would be exceeding familiar with us, and, by way of diversion, would make verses with us, and every one must try his fancy. He commonly called for tobacco, pipes, and a candle, and would now and then take tobacco himself. Then he would fall again to his serious and great business, and advise with us in those affairs : and this he did often with us.
Page 325 - Jesus saith, I stood in the midst of the world, and in the flesh was I seen of them, and I found all men drunken, and none found I athirst among them, and my soul grieveth over the sons of men, because they are blind in their heart [and see not], poor, and know not their poverty.
Page 210 - Any fool can destroy trees. They cannot run away; and if they could, they would still be destroyed - chased and hunted down as long as fun or a dollar could be got out of their bark hides, branching horns, or magnificent bole backbones.
Page 112 - To secure respect to a neutral flag requires a naval force organized and ready to vindicate it from insult or aggression.
Page 171 - June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, has equaled one-third the amount of such plates imported and entered for consumption during any fiscal year after the passage of this act, and prior to said October...

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