Journal of the ... National Convention of the Woman's Relief Corps, Volume 38

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National Tribune Company, 1920 - Patriotic societies
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Page 382 - Let reverence for the laws be breathed by every American mother to the lisping babe that prattles on her lap ; let it be taught in schools, in seminaries, and in colleges; let it be written in primers, spelling-books, and in almanacs; let it be preached from the pulpit, proclaimed in legislative halls, and enforced in courts of justice. And, in short, let it become the political religion of the nation...
Page 196 - I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands; one nation indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
Page 361 - Shall shape and shadow overflow, I cannot feel that thou art far, Since near at need the angels are; And when the sunset gates unbar, Shall I not see thee waiting stand, And, white against the evening star, The welcome of thy beckoning hand?
Page 159 - Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Maine Maryland : Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Missouri Montana...
Page 270 - I therefore believe it is my duty to my country to love it; to support its constitution; to obey its laws; to respect its flag; and to defend it against all enemies.
Page 356 - I appeal to you again to constantly bear in mind that not with politicians, not with Presidents, not with officeseekers, but with you, is the question, Shall the Union CIUP.XIX. and shall the liberties of this country be preserved to the latest generations.
Page 270 - I believe in the United States of America as a Government of the people, by the people, for the people; whose just powers are derived from the consent of the governed; a democracy In a republic; a sovereign Nation of many sovereign States; a perfect union, one and inseparable; established upon those principles of freedom, equality, justice, and humanity for which American patriots sacrificed their lives and fortunes.
Page 326 - That the widow of any person who served in the Army, Navy, or Marine Corps of the United States...
Page 280 - He made darkness His secret place: His pavilion round about Him were dark waters and thick clouds of the skies.
Page 281 - These things shall be,— a loftier race Than e'er the world hath known shall rise With flame of freedom in their souls, And light of knowledge in their eyes. They shall be gentle, brave, and strong To spill no drop of blood, but dare All that may plant man's lordship firm On earth, and fire, and sea, and air. Nation with nation, land with land, Unarmed shall live as comrades free; In every heart and brain shall throb The pulse of one fraternity.

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