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" He says he has not since had any success in life which gave him so much satisfaction. "
The early life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 138
by Ida Minerva Tarbell, John McCan Davis - 1896 - 240 pages
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Lincoln, Master of Men: A Study in Character

Alonzo Rothschild - United States - 1906 - 531 pages
...Kecalling the event, in that frank little thirdperson autobiography of 1860, Mr. Lincoln wrote : " He says he has not since had any success in life which gave huii so much satisfaction." And with reason, for this election meant far more to him than the humbling...
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The life of Abraham Lincoln drawn from original sources and ..., Volume 1

Ida Minerva Tarbell - 1909
...for captain. When the order was given, three-fourths of the men gathered around Lincoln. In Lincoln's third-person autobiography he says he was elected...coarsest texture. Flint-lock rifles were the usual arm, though here and there a man had a Cramer. Over the shoulder of each was slung a powder-horn. The...
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Life and Works of Abraham Lincoln: Letters and telegrams, Gasparin to Meade

Abraham Lincoln - 1907
...broke out. Abraham joined a volunteer company, and, to his own surprise, was elected captain of it. He says he has not since had any success in life which gave him so much satisfaction. He went to the campaign, served near three months, met the ordinary hardships of such an expedition,...
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Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, Comprising His Speeches, Letters ..., Volume 1

Abraham Lincoln, John Hay - United States - 1907
...broke out. Abraham joined a volunteer company, and, to his own surprise, was elected captain of it. He says he has not since had any success in life which gave him so much satisfaction. He went to the campaign, served near three months, met the ordinary hardships of such an expedition,...
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Life and Works of Abraham Lincoln: Letters and telegrams, Gasparin to Meade

Abraham Lincoln, Marion Mills Miller, Henry Clay Whitney - 1907
...broke out. Abraham joined a volunteer company, and, to his own surprise, was elected captain of it. He says he has not since had any success in life which gave him so much satisfaction. He went to the campaign, served near three months, met the ordinary hardships of such an expedition,...
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The Story-life of Lincoln: A Biography Composed of Five Hundred True Stories ...

Wayne Whipple - Presidents - 1908 - 708 pages
...given three-fourths of the men gathered around Lincoln. In his curious third-person biography Lincoln says he was elected, "to his own surprise;" and adds,...success in life which gave him so much satisfaction. " Lincoln himself was not familiar with military tactics, and made many blunders of which he used to...
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The Story-life of Lincoln: A Biography Composed of Five Hundred True Stories ...

Wayne Whipple - Presidents - 1908 - 708 pages
...given three-fourths of the men gathered around Lincoln. In his curious third-person biography Lincoln says he was elected, "to his own surprise;" and adds,...success in life which gave him so much satisfaction. " Lincoln himself was not familiar with military tactics, and made many blunders of which he used to...
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Abraham Lincoln: An Interpretation in Biography

Denton Jaques Snider - 1908 - 570 pages
...third person: "Abraham joined a volunteer company, and to his own surprise was elected captain of it. He says he has not since had any success in life which gave him so much satisfaction. He went to the campaign, served near three months, met the ordinary hardships of such an expedition,...
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Personal Traits of Abraham Lincoln

Helen Nicolay - Biography & Autobiography - 1912 - 387 pages
...came to him in his unexpected election by the men of his company to the honorable office of captain. " He has not since had any success in life which gave him so much pleasure," he confessed in middle age. Since a certain amount of sweet is good for soul as well as...
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The story of young Abraham Lincoln

Wayne Whipple - 1915 - 226 pages
...the third person in describing this incident, saying that he was elected "to his own surprise," and "he says he has not since had any success in life which gave him so much satisfaction." IGNORANCE OF MILITARY TACTICS But Lincoln was a "raw hand" at military tactics. He used to enjoy telling...
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