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" I was born, and have ever remained, in the most humble walks of life. I have no wealthy or popular relations or friends to recommend me. My case is thrown exclusively upon the independent voters of the county; and, if elected, they will have conferred... "
The Early Life of Abraham Lincoln: Containing Many Unpublished Documents and ... - Page 131
by Ida Minerva Tarbell, John McCan Davis - 1896 - 240 pages
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KINGS OF THE PLATFORM AND PULPIT

MELVILLE D. LANDON - 1893
...candidate for the legislature, issued at the ripe old age of twenty-three, closes with these words: "But if the good people in their wisdom shall see...me in the background, I have been too familiar with disappointment to be very much chagrined." The man who wrote that sentence was the same man who, thirty...
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Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, Comprising His Speeches, Letters ..., Volume 1

Abraham Lincoln, John Hay - United States - 1894
...voters of the country ; and. if elected, they will have conferred a favor upon me for which I snall be unremitting in my labors to compensate. But, if...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined. Your friend and fellow-citizen, A. LINCOLN. NEW SALEM, March 9, 1832. April 28, 1832. RECEIPT FOR...
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Speeches & Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1865

Abraham Lincoln - 1894 - 237 pages
...if elected, they will have conferred a favour upon me for which I shall be unremitting in my labours to compensate. But if the good people in their wisdom...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined. Your friend and fellow-citizen, A. LINCOLN. Letter to Colonel Robert Allen. June 21, 1836 Dear Colonel,...
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Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1832-1865

Abraham Lincoln, James Bryce Bryce (Viscount) - 1894 - 237 pages
...if elected, they will have conferred a favour upon me for which I shall be unremitting in my labours to compensate. But if the good people in their wisdom...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined. Your friend and fellow-citizen, A. LINCOLN. Letter to Colonel Robert Allen. June 21, 1836 Dear Colonel,...
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Complete Works, Volume 5

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1894
...friends to recommend me. My case is thrown exclusively upon the independent voters of the county. . . . But if the good people, in their wisdom, shall see...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." In this remarkable address to me always pathetic made when he was only twenty-three, the main...
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Complete Works, Volume 3

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1894
...candidate for the Legislature, issued at the ripe old age of twentythree, closes with these words, "But if the good people in their wisdom shall see...me in the background, I have been too familiar with disappointment to be very much chagrined." The man who wrote that sentence, thirty years later wrote...
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Speeches & Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1832-1865, Volume 64

Presidents - 1894 - 237 pages
...unremitting in my labours to compensate. But if the good people in their wisdom shall see fit to keep rne in the background, I have been too familiar with disappointments to be very much .chagrined. Your friend and fellow-citizen, A. LINCOLN. Letter to Colonel Robert Allen. June 21, 1836 Dear Colonel,...
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Words of Lincoln: including several hundred opinions of his life and ...

Abraham Lincoln - 1895 - 221 pages
...girding thyself for the greater victories of peace. God saw the end. We did not. Henry E. Butler. upon me, for which I shall be unremitting in my labors...me in the background, I have been too familiar with disappointment to be very much chagrined." ANNOUNCES HIMSELF A CANDIDATE FOR THE LEGISLATURE. (Letter...
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McClure's Magazine, Volume 6

1896
...succeed in gratifying this ambition is yet to be developed. I am young, and unknown to many of you. l was born, and have ever remained, in the most humble...to Beardstown to meet her, among them Lincoln, of course; and to him was given the honor of piloting her an honor which made him remembered by many...
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Life and Distinguished Services of Hon. Wm. McKinley: And the Great Issues ...

Murat Halstead - Campaign literature - 1896 - 501 pages
...friends to recommend me. My case is thrown exclusively upon the independent voters of the county. . . . But if the good people in their wisdom shall see fit...me in the background, I have been too familiar with disappointment to be very much chagrined.' " In this remarkable address, made when he was only twenty-three,...
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