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" I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales of cotton. "
Record of the Thirty-third Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry: From Aug. 1862 ... - Page 105
by Andrew J. Boies - 1880 - 168 pages
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The lost cause: a new southern history of the war of the Confederates ...

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1867 - 752 pages
...enemy. Sherman announced his success in a characteristic despatch. He wrote to President Lincoln : " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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A personal history of Ulysses S. Grant: and sketch of Schuyler Colfax

Albert Deane Richardson - 1868 - 560 pages
...after a march of three hundred miles within the enemy' a lines. A few days later its leader telegraphed the President : — " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty guns and plenty of ammunition, and about twentyfive thousand bales of cotton."...
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The Life of Ulysses S. Grant: General of the Armies of the United States

James Harrison Wilson, Charles Anderson Dana - Generals - 1868 - 424 pages
...valuable property. He immediately announced his success to the President in the following terms : " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with 150 heavy guns and plenty of ammunition and also about 25,000 bales of cotton." The present and in fact...
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History of the state during the war, and the lives of her generals

Whitelaw Reid - Ohio - 1868
...December. Sherman himself was absent, but two days later he returned, and telegraphed to Mr. Lincoln, "I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns, and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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The lost cause: a new southern history of the war of the Confederates ...

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1868 - 740 pages
...enemy. Sherman announced his success in a characteristic despatch. He wrote to President Lincoln : " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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The American Annual Cyclopedia and Register of ..., Volume 4; Volume 1864

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1865
...this crowning success of the campaign : SAVAXXAII, OA.. December 2i Hit Excellency President Lincoln : I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twentyflvo thousand bales...
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The life and campaigns of General U. S. Grant: from boyhood to his ...

Phineas Camp Headley - 1869 - 757 pages
...transmitted to the President this laconic message: — , Deccntter 22, ISM. His Excellency President LINCOLN: I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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Mohun: Or, The Last Days of Lee and His Paladins : Final Memoirs of a Staff ...

John Esten Cooke - American literature - 1869 - 509 pages
...telegraphed to Lincoln:— * This, I learned afterward, from the Hon. Mr. , was duly don« by Mr. D»nleL " I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty guns, and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales of...
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The life and campaigns of general U.S. Grant, from boyhood to his ...

Phineas Camp Headley - 1869
...telegraph transmitted, to the President this laconic message:— His Excellency President LINCOLN: I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with one hundred and fifty heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about twenty-five thousand bales...
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