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" The slippery streets of Monterey. The foe himself recoiled aghast, When, striking where he strongest lay, We swooped his flanking batteries past, And, braving full their murderous blast, Stormed home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on those turrets... "
Southern Literary Messenger - Page 468
1858
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The life of Major General Zachary Taylor

Henry Montgomery - Presidents - 1847 - 360 pages
...batteries past, And braving full their murderous blast, Stormed home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on those turrets wave, And there our evening bugles play...But who of us has not confessed He'd rather share that warrior rest, Than not have been at Monterey. The only act of General Taylor's during his whole...
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THE LIFE OF MAJOR GENERAL ZACHARY TAYLOR,

H. MONTGOMERY - 1850
...batteries past, And braving full their murderous blast, Stormed home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on those turrets wave, And there our evening bugles play...But who of us has not confessed He'd rather share that warrior rest, Than not have been at Monterey. The only act of General Taylor's during his whole...
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The Life of Major General Zachary Taylor: Twelfth President of the United States

Henry Montgomery - Mexican War, 1846-1848 - 1850 - 463 pages
...banners on those turrets wave, And there our evening bugl es play ; Where orange boughs above their giave Keep green the memory of the brave Who fought and fell at Monterey. We are not many—we who pressed Beside the brave who fell that day; But who of us has not confessed He'd rather...
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Love's Calendar, Lays of the Hudson, and Other Poems

Charles Fenno Hoffman - American poetry - 1850 - 221 pages
...our evening hugles play ; Where orange houghs ahove their grave Keep green the memory*of the hrave Who fought and fell at Monterey. We are not many — we who press'd Beside the hrave who fell that day ; But who of us has not confess'd He'd rather share their...
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The Book of Eloquence: A Collection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from the ...

Readers - 1853 - 452 pages
...braving full their murderous blast, Stormed home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on those towers wave, And there our evening bugles play, Where orange...memory of the brave Who fought and fell at Monterey. We were not many — we who pressed Beside the brave who fell that day ; But who of us has not confessed...
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Select Academic Speaker: Containing a Large Number of New and Appropriate ...

Henry Coppée - Readers and speakers - 1867 - 546 pages
...batteries past, And braving full their murderous blast, Stormed home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on those turrets wave, And there our evening bugles play...He'd rather share their warrior rest, Than not have heen at Mouterey? THE BEIGADE AT FONTENOY. BAETHOLOMEW DOWLINO. By our camp fires rose a murmur, At...
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A system of elocution based upon grammatical analysis

William Stewart Ross - 1869
...murderous blast, Storm'd home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on these turrets wave, And there the evening bugles play ; Where orange boughs above their...fought and fell at Monterey. We are not many — we who press'd Beside the brave who fell that day ; But who of us has not confess' d He 'd rather share their...
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The American Popular Speaker: Designed for the Use of Schools, Lyceums ...

Josiah Rhinehart Sypher - Recitations - 1870 - 384 pages
...swept The slippery streets of Monterey. The foe himself recoiled aghast, Our banners on those towers wave, And there our evening bugles play; Where orange...memory of the brave Who fought and fell at Monterey. We were not many — we who pressed Beside the brave who fell that day ; But who of us has not confessed...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - English poetry - 1871 - 789 pages
...past. And, braving full their murderous blast, Stormed home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on B. Ford and Company the1)rave Who fought and fell at Monterey. We are not many, — we who pressed Beside the brave who...
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A library of poetry and song: being choice selections from the best poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1872 - 789 pages
...past, And, braving full their murderous bla-st, Stormed home the towers of Monterey. Our banners on him one Content indeed to sojourn while he must Below...670 571 The world o'crlooks him in her busy search full at Monterey. We are not many, — we who pressed Beside the brave who fell that day ; But who...
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