Proceedings of the ... Annual Encampment of the Department of Pennsylvania, Grand Army of the Republic, Volume 43

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Page 232 - The tumult and the shouting dies; The Captains and the Kings depart: Still stands Thine ancient sacrifice, An humble and a contrite heart. Lord God of Hosts, be with us yet, Lest we forget— lest we forget!
Page 176 - ... without any fraud or further delay, then the above obligation to be void. or else to be and remain in full force and virtue.
Page 183 - To preserve and strengthen those kind and fraternal feelings which bind together the soldiers, sailors and marines who united to suppress the late Rebellion, and to perpetuate the memory and history of the dead.
Page 190 - There shall be sung another golden age,"! The rise of empire and of arts, The good and great inspiring epic rage, The wisest heads and noblest hearts.
Page 47 - Hats off! Along the street there comes A blare of bugles, a ruffle of drums; And loyal hearts are beating high: Hats off! The flag is passing by! HENRY HOLCOMB BENNETT. Commit to memory the stanza from " The American Flag," and the whole of the poem,
Page 176 - Michigan, acknowledges itself to owe and for value received hereby promises to pay to the bearer hereof the sum of ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS lawful money of the United States of America...
Page 260 - Commonwealth with surety or sureties worth at the time not less than $20,000 to be approved by the Governor and filed in the office of the Secretary of State...
Page 176 - EF, or his certain attorney, his executors, administrators, or assigns, to which payment, well and truly to be made, I bind myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents.
Page 195 - ... held and all the priceless fragments of the flag were sewn together. But a very few pieces had been lost, so that the restored emblem was made nearly complete. That flag, patched and tattered as it is, forms one of the proudest possessions of Connecticut to-day and is preserved in the state Capitol at Hartford, bearing mute testimony to the devotion of the brave men who were not alone ready and willing to die for it on the field of battle, but to live for it through long years of imprisonment...
Page 189 - COLUMBIA, Columbia, to glory arise, The queen of the world, and the child of the skies! Thy genius commands thee ; with rapture behold, While ages on ages thy splendors unfold. Thy reign is the last and the noblest of time, Most fruitful thy soil, most inviting thy clime; Let the crimes of the East ne'er encrimson thy name, Be freedom and science and virtue thy fame.

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