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" House of Representatives chosen by themselves , of a Senate thus composed by their own State Legislatures , and on the prospect of an executive authority in the hands of one whose portrait I shall not presume to draw. Were I blessed with powers to do... "
The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United States: With a Life ... - Page 486
by John Adams, Charles Francis Adams - 1853
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The life of George Washington,: commander in chief of the American forces ...

John Marshall, Bushrod Washington - Generals - 1807
...impossible to increase the vOL. v. Y CHAP. i&. confidence or affection of his country, or make *1789. the smallest addition to his glory. This can only...have uniformly appeared in all his former conduct, public or private. May I nevertheless be indulged to inquire, if we look over the catalogue of the...
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The lives of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson: with a parallel ...

Stephen Simpson - 1833 - 389 pages
...conceived, eloquently expressed, and justly merited, not to be quoted in this place. Mr. Adams said, " It is with satisfaction that I congratulate the people...have uniformly appeared in all his former conduct, public or private. May I, nevertheless, be indulged to inquire, if we look over the catalogue of the...
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The life of George Washington: commander in chief of the American ..., Volume 2

John Marshall - Presidents - 1836
...the executive magistrate. " It is with satisfaction that I congratulate the people of America on lie formation of a national constitution, and the fair...have uniformly appeared in all his former conduct; public or private. May I nevertheless be indulged to inquire, if we look over the catalogue of the...
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History of the Federal Government, for Fifty Years: From March, 1789 to ...

Alden Bradford - United States - 1840 - 480 pages
...on the prospect of an executive authority, in the hands of one, whose portrait I shall not attempt to draw. Were I blessed with powers to do justice...have uniformly appeared in all his former conduct, public or private. May I, nevertheless, be indulged to inquire, if we look over the catalogue of the...
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History of the Federal Governemnt, for Fifty Years: from ... 1789, to ... 1839

Alden Bradford - 1840 - 480 pages
...on the prospect of an executive authority, in the hands of one, whose portrait I shall not attempt to draw. Were I blessed with powers to do justice...have uniformly appeared in all his former conduct, public or private. May I, nevertheless, be indulged to inquire, if we look over the catalogue of the...
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Pictorial Life of George Washington: Embracing a Complete History of the ...

John Frost - 1847 - 588 pages
...formation of the new government and character of the chief magistrate elect, in the following terms : " It is with satisfaction that I congratulate the people...have uniformly appeared in all his former conduct, public or private. May I, nevertheless, be indulged to inquire, if we look over the catalogues of the...
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The life of George Washington: commander in chief of the American forces ...

Bushrod Washington - Biography & Autobiography - 1848
...always entertained of his countrymen, he thus expressed his sentiments of the executive magistrate. " It is with satisfaction that I congratulate the people...would be impossible to increase the confidence or aflection of his country, or make the smallest addition to his glory. This can only be effected by...
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The republican court: or, American society in the days of Washington

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - United States - 1855 - 408 pages
...his place as president of that body, two days before Washington's arrival in the city, said of him, " Were I blessed with powers to do justice to his character,...it would be impossible to increase the confidence and respect of his country, or make the smallest addition to his glory. This can only be effected by...
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The life of General Washington, first president of the United States, Volume 2

Charles Wentworth Upham - Biography & Autobiography - 1856
...character of the illustrious citizen who was on his way to assume the chair of the chief magistracy : " It is with satisfaction that I congratulate the people...have uniformly appeared in all his former conduct, public or private. May I nevertheless be indulged to inquire, if we look over the catalogue of the...
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THE REPUBLICAN COURT OF AMERICAN SOCIETY IN THE DAYS OF WASHINGTON.

RUFUS WILMOT GRISWOLD - 1856
...powers to do justice to his character5 it would be impossible to increase the confidence and respect of his country, or make the smallest addition to his...virtues, which have uniformly appeared in all his former life, public and private. May I, nevertheless, be indulged to inquire, If we look over the catalogues...
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