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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The Early Life of Abraham Lincoln: Containing Many Unpublished Documents and ...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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The Century, Volume 33

1887
...you. I was born and have ever remained in the most humble walks of life. I have no wealthy or powerful relations or friends to recommend me. My case is thrown...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." This is almost precisely the style of his later years. The errors of grammar and construction which...
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THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN;

WARD H. LAMON - 1872
...remained, in the most humble walks of life. I have no wealthy or popular relations or friends to recommend. My case is thrown exclusively upon the independent...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined. Your Friend and Fellow-Citizen, A. LINCOLN. NEW SALEM, March 9, 1832. Mr. Lincoln was defeated at the...
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St. Nicholas, Volume 33

Mary Mapes Dodge - Children's periodicals - 1906
...truly esteemed of my fellowmen by rendering myself worthy of their esteem. How far I shall sutceed in gratifying this ambition is yet to be developed....familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." He soon had an opportunity of being useful to his fellow-men, though in a way very different from the...
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Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life ... The History ..., Volume 1

William Henry Herndon, Jesse William Weik - Presidents - 1889
...upon me for which I shall be unremitting in my labors to compensate. But if," he dryly concludes, " the good people in their wisdom shall see fit to keep...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." The election being near at hand only a few days remained for his canvass. One * who was with him at...
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Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life ... The History ..., Volume 1

William Henry Herndon, Jesse William Weik - Biography & Autobiography - 1889 - 638 pages
...favor upon me for which I shall be unremitting in my labors to compensate. But if," he dryly concludes, "the good people in their wisdom shall see fit to...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." The election being near at hand only a few days remained for his canvass. One * who was with him at...
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Abraham Lincoln: a history

John George Nicolay, John Hay - United States - 1890 - 470 pages
...you. I was born and have ever remained in the most humble walks of life. I have no wealthy or powerful relations or friends to recommend me. My case is thrown...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." This is almost precisely the style of his later years. The errors of grammar and construction which...
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Abraham Lincoln: A History, Volume 1

John George Nicolay, John Hay - United States - 1890 - 470 pages
...you. I was born and have ever remained in the most humble walks of life. I have no wealthy or powerful relations or friends to recommend me. My case is thrown...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." This is almost precisely the style of his later years. The errors of grammar and construction which...
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Abraham Lincoln, the Liberator: A Biographical Sketch

Charles Wallace French - Presidents - 1891 - 398 pages
...if elected, they will have conferred a favor upon me, for which I shall be unremitting in my efforts to compensate. But if the good people, in their wisdom,...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." He entered vigorously into the campaign, going all over the district, making speeches and mingling...
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Abraham Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life, Volume 1

William Henry Herndon, Jesse William Weik - Presidents - 1892
...upon me for which I shall be unremitting in my labors to compensate. But if," he dryly concludes, " the good people in their wisdom shall see fit to keep...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." The election being near at hand only a few days remained for his canvass. One * who was with him at...
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Abraham Lincoln: the true story of a great life, Volume 1

William Henry Herndon, Jesse William Weik - Presidents - 1892
...upon me for which I shall be unremitting in my labors to compensate. But if," he dryly concludes, " the good people in their wisdom shall see fit to keep...familiar with disappointments to be very much chagrined." The election being near at hand only a few days remained for his canvass. One* who was with him at...
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