Proceedings of the ... Continental Congress of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Volume 25 (Google eBook)

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The Congress., 1916
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Page 52 - to promote, as an object of primary importance, institutions for the general diffusion of knowledge," thus developing an enlightened public opinion and affording to young and old such advantages as shall develop in them the largest capacity for performing the duties of American citizens...
Page 222 - I CANNOT say and I will not say That he is dead. — He is just away! With a cheery smile, and a wave of the hand, He has wandered into an unknown land, And left us dreaming how very fair It needs must be, since he lingers there. And you...
Page 263 - States move with rapidity in this matter; and be it further Resolved, That copies of this resolution be transmitted to the President of the United States, the President of the United States...
Page 13 - O God, we have heard with our ears, and our fathers have declared unto us, the noble works that Thou didst in their days, and in the old time before them.
Page 173 - My goodness, and my fortress; my high tower, and my deliverer; my shield, and he in whom I trust ; who subdueth my people under me.
Page 220 - is a definite combination of heterogeneous changes, both simultaneous and successive, in correspondence with external coexistences and sequences.
Page 173 - Then said he unto them, But now, he that hath a purse, let him take it, and likewise his scrip: and he that hath no sword, let him sell his garment, and buy one.
Page 228 - He does not mean — though heaven be fair — To change the spirits entering there, that they forget The eyes upraised and wet, The lips too still for prayer, The mute despair. He will not take The spirits which He gave, and make The glorified so new That they are lost to me and you. I do believe They will receive Us, — you and me — and be so glad To meet us, that when most I would grow sad I just begin to think about that gladness, And the day When they shall tell us all about the way That...
Page 234 - The Lord bless you, and keep you. The Lord make his face to shine upon you, and be gracious unto you. The Lord lift up his countenance upon you, and give you peace, both now and evermore.
Page 700 - Neath the flag of our country forever! She's up there — Old Glory — no tyrant-dealt scars, No blur on her brightness, no stain on her stars! The brave blood of heroes hath crimsoned her bars. She's the flag of our country forever!

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