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" He is snuffing the smoke of the roaring fray, With Sheridan only five miles away. The first that the General saw were the groups Of stragglers, and then the retreating troops. What was done? what to do? a glance told him both, Then striking his spurs,... "
The story of the Thirty eighth regiment of Massachusetts volunteers: By ... - Page 174
by George Whitefield Powers - 1866 - 308 pages
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The modern reader and speaker

David Charles Bell - 1879
...retrent checked its course there, because the sight of the master compelled it to pause. With fonm and with dust the black charger was gray ; by the flash of his eye, and the red nostrils' play, he seemed to the whole great army to say, "I have brought you Sheridan, all...
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Heroes of Three Wars: Comprising a Series of Biographical Sketches of the ...

Willard W. Glaziér - 1880 - 439 pages
...what to do ? a glance told him botli, Then, striking his spurs, with a terrible oath, He dashed duwn the line 'mid a storm of huzzas, And the wave of retreat...black charger was gray; By the flash of his eye, and the red nostril's play, He seemed to the whole great army to say, ' I have brought you Sheridan all...
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Advanced Readings and Recitations

Austin Barclay Fletcher - Elocution - 1881 - 450 pages
...flying before the wind, And the steed, like a bark fed with furnace ire, Swept on, with his wild eye full of fire. But lo ! he is nearing his heart's desire...black charger was gray ; By the flash of his eye, and the red nostril's play, He seemed to the whole great army to say, " 1 have brought you Sheridan all...
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The Science of Elocution

S. S. Hamill - Elocution - 1881 - 389 pages
...and then the retreating troops ; What was done ? what to do ? a glance told him both, Then strikiug his spurs, with a terrible oath, He dashed down the...charger was gray: By the flash of his eye, and his rod nostril's play, He seemed to the whole great army to say, " I have brought you Sheridan all the...
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Our Poetical Favorites: A Selection from the Best Minor Poems of the English ...

American poetry - 1881 - 494 pages
...— a glance told him both, And, striking his spurs with a terrible oath, 136 OUR POETICAL FAVORITES. He dashed down the line 'mid a storm of huzzas, And...charger was gray, By the flash of his eye and his nostril's play He seemed to the whole great army to say, " I have brought you Sheridan all the way...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1881 - 1002 pages
...wave of retreat check'd its coursethere, because The sight of the master compell'd it to roar, 352 he banners are beaming ; Far adown the long aisle sacred music is streaming, Lame the red nostril's play He seem'd to the whole great army to say, '' I have brought you Sheridan all...
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Anecdotes, Poetry, and Incidents of the War: North and South: 1860-1865

Frank Moore - United States - 1882 - 560 pages
...strained to full play, With Sheridan only ten miles away. Under his spurning feet the road Like an arrowy Alpine river flowed ; And the- landscape sped away...charger was gray. By the flash of his eye, and his red nostrils' play, He seemed to the whole great army to say : " I have brought you Sheridan, all the way...
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A Memorial of the Great Rebellion: Being a History of the Fourteenth ...

Francis Henry Buffum - United States - 1882 - 443 pages
...flying before the wind ; And the steed, like a bark fed with furnace ire, Swept on, with his wild eye full of fire. But lo ! he is nearing his heart's desire...black charger was gray ; By the flash of his eye, and the red nostril's play, He seemed to the whole great army to say, " I have brought you Sheridan all...
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Poems of American Patriotism

Brander Matthews - American poetry - 1882 - 285 pages
...the wind, And the steed, like a bark fed with furnace fire, Swept on, with his wild eye full of ire. But lo! he is nearing his heart's desire; He is snuffing...black charger was gray By the flash of his eye, and the red nostril's play, He seemed to the whole great army to say, " I have brought you Sheridan all...
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In the saddle: a collection of poems on horseback-riding

Horsemanship - 1882 - 185 pages
...the wind, And the steed, like a bark fed with furnace fire, Swept on, with his wild eye full of ire. But lo ! he is nearing his heart's desire ; He is...black charger was gray; By the flash of his eye, and the red nostril's play, He seemed to the whole great army to say, "I have brought you Sheridan all...
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