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" In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentous issue of civil war. The government will not assail you. You can have no conflict without being yourselves the aggressors. You have no oath registered in heaven to destroy... "
Campaign of '84: Biographies of James G. Blaine, the Republican candidate ... - Page 122
by Thomas Valentine Cooper, Hector Tyndale Fenton - 1884 - 503 pages
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THE MAKING OF THE AMERICAN NATION,

J. ARTHUR PARTRIDGE - 1866
...precedent " for other cases, can better be borne than could " the evils of a different practice." ^ ^ * * * "You have no oath registered in Heaven to " destroy the Government, while I have the " solemn one to preserve, protect, and defend it. " I am loath to choose. We are not enemies...
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Papers Relating to Foreign Affairs, Part 1

United States. Dept. of State - United States - 1866
...addressed to the insurgents these words, which clearly show the origin and true canses of the war. "In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentons issue of civil war. The government will not assail you ; you can have no conflict without...
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Papers relating to foreign affairs [afterw.] Foreign relations of the United ...

United States dept. of state - Biography & Autobiography - 1866
...addressed to the insurgents these words, which clearly show the origin and true causes of the war. "In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentons issue of civil war. The government will not assail you; you can have no conflict without...
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States of America from Washington to ...

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - Presidents - 1867 - 480 pages
...this favored land, are still competent to adjust, in the best way, all our present difficulties. " In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...one to ' preserve, protect, and defend ' it. " I am loath to close. We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained,...
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THE ASSASSINATION OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

WILLIAM H. SEWARD - 1867
...addressed to the insurgents these words, which clearly show the origin and true causes of the war : " In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...most solemn one to preserve, protect, and defend it. " One section of our country believes slavery is right and ought to be extended, while the other believes...
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Report of the Proceedings of the Society of the Army of the ..., Volumes 1-5

Society of the Army of the Tennessee - United States - 1877
...still, small voice, scarcely audible and less heeded, Moating over the disturbed elements, saying: ''You can have no conflict without being yourselves...solemn one "to preserve, protect, and defend it." If the Almighty ruler of nations, with his eternal truth and justice, be on your side of the North,...
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Speeches and Addresses Delivered in the Congress of the United States: And ...

Henry Winter Davis, John Angel James Creswell - United States - 1867 - 596 pages
...appeared at Washington in due time and delivered his inaugural, closing with these memorable words : "In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...conflict without being yourselves the aggressors. You can have no oath registered in heaven to destroy the government, while I shall have the most solemn...
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SPEECHES AND ADRESSES DELIVERED IN THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES, AND ON ...

HENRY WINTER DAVIS - 1867
...appeared at Washington in due time and delivered his inaugural, closing with these memorable words : "In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...conflict without being yourselves the aggressors. You can have no oath registered in heaven to destroy the government, while I shall have the most solemn...
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the origh of the late war

george lunt - 1867
...for these objects, there will be no invasion, no using of force against or among people anywhere. " In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...conflict, without being yourselves the aggressors." It is difficult to conceive how much less than this could have been said by the Chief Magistrate, under...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 93

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1867
...civil war, the government will not assail yon. " You can have no conflict without being yourselvei the aggressors. " You have no oath registered in heaven to destroy the government, while 1 shall have the most solemn one to preserve, protect, and defend it." To this touching, to this...
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