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" ... and never to turn away save as another took his place, until the end. Useless seemed the watch, for arms and feet had been secured, though not painfully, since the sentence was read. The captain of the guard had humanely done all he could ; and it... "
The Potomac and the Rapidan - Page 348
by Alonzo H. Quint - 1864
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Nurse and Spy in the Union Army: Comprising the Adventures and Experiences ...

Sarah Emma Evelyn Edmonds - Dummies (Bookselling) - 1865 - 384 pages
...between the hours of noon and four in the afternoon. He had learned the decision on the Sunday before. The day of his execution was wet and gloomy. That...bayonet stood behind, never turning away from him, save as another took his place. Useless seemed the watch, for arms and feet had been secured, though...
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NURSE AND SPY IN THE UNION ARMY

S. EMMA E. EDMONDS - 1865
...afternoon. He had learned the decision on the Sunday before. The day of his execution was wet and glpouiy. That morning, in the midst of the provost guard, he...bayonet stood behind, never turning away from him, save as another took his place. Useless seemed the watch, for arms and feet had been secured, though...
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Nurse and Spy in the Union Army: Comprising the Adventures and Experiences ...

Sarah Emma Evelyn Edmonds - Military nursing - 1865 - 384 pages
...between the hours of noon and four in the afternoon. He had learned the decision on the Sunday before. The day of his execution was wet and gloomy. That...midst of the provost guard, he was sitting on a bag of gram, leaning against a tree, while a sentry with fixed bayonet stood behind, never turning away from...
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Anecdotes, Poetry, and Incidents of the War: North and South. 1860-1865

Frank Moore - United States - 1867 - 560 pages
...and for it the man was grateful. " The day of his execution was wet and gloomy. I found him in the morning in the midst of the provost guard. He was...fixed bayonet, stood behind, never turning away from bun, and never to turn away, save as another took his place, until the end. Useless seemed the watch,...
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Anecdotes, Poetry, and Incidents of the War: North and South: 1860-1865

Frank Moore - United States - 1882 - 560 pages
...and for it the man was grateful. " The day of his execution was wet and gloomy. ! I found him in the morning in the midst of the ! provost guard. He was sitting on a hag of grain, leaning against a tree, while a sentry, with fised hayonet, stood behind, never turning...
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The Civil War in Song and Story: 1860-1865

Frank Moore - United States - 1889 - 560 pages
...and for it the man was grateful. " The day of his execution was wet nnd gloomy. I found him in the morning in the midst of the provost guard. He was sitting on a bag of graiii, leaning against a tree, while a sentry, with fixed bayonet, stood behind, never turning away...
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The Civil War in song and story, 1860-1865

Frank Moore - Louisiana - 1889 - 560 pages
...and for it the man was grateful. " The day of his execution was wet and gloomy. I found him in the morning in the midst of the provost guard. He was sitting on a hag of grain, leaning against a tree, while a sentry, with fixed hayonet, stood behind, never turning...
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Nurse and Spy in the Union Army

S. Emma Edmonds, Sarah Emma Evelyn Edmonds - History - 2005 - 412 pages
...The day of his execution was wet and gloomy. That morning, in" the midst of the provost guard, lie was sitting on a bag of grain, leaning against a tree,...bayonet stood behind, never turning away from him, save as another took his place. Useless seemed the watch, for arms and feet had been secured, though...
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