The Journal of American History, Volume 7; Volume 13

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Associated Publishers of American Records, 1913 - United States

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Page 1233 - Were half the power that fills the world with terror, Were half the wealth bestowed on camps and courts, Given to redeem the human mind from error, There were no need of arsenals or forts: The warrior's name would be a name abhorred!
Page 1228 - Remember, boy, that behind all these men you have to do with, behind officers and Government and people even, there is the Country Herself, your Country, and that you belong to Her as you belong to your own mother. Stand by Her, boy, as you would stand by your mother, if those devils there had got hold of her to-day!
Page 1138 - Bay, do, in the most solemn manner, resolve never to become slaves; and do associate under all the ties of religion, honor and love to our country...
Page 1334 - The rights of citizens of the State of Wyoming to vote and hold office shall not be denied or abridged on account of sex. Both male and female citizens of this State shall equally enjoy all civil, political and religious rights and privileges.
Page 1097 - On our side we can appeal to a series of achievements which have given new lustre to the American arms. Besides the brilliant incidents in the minor operations...
Page 1292 - That every woman of the age of twenty-one years, residing in this territory, may at every election to be holden under the laws thereof, cast her vote. And her rights to the elective franchise and to hold office shall be the same under the election laws of the territory, as those of electors.
Page 944 - All breaches of this act to be heard and tryed by one assistant or justice of the peace, and the said penalties by them inflicted upon due proof. All penalties arising upon this act to be half for the use of the poor of the town in which the offence is committed, the other half to him or them that shall complain of such offenders and prosecute his or their complaint to effect, as well the constables and grand-jury men as others.
Page 1260 - ... army must dissolve. I have done all in my power, by remonstrating, by writing, by ordering the commissaries on this head, from time to time ; but without any good effect, or obtaining more than a present scanty relief.
Page 1204 - Army matters, and was a member of the Grand Army of the Republic, the Loyal Legion, and the Society of the Army of the Tennessee.
Page 1228 - And for your country, boy," and the words rattled in his throat, " and for that flag," and he pointed to the ship, "never dream a dream but of serving her as she bids you, though the service carry you through a thousand hells. No matter what happens to you, no matter who flatters you or who abuses you, never look at another flag, never let a night pass but you pray God to bless that flag. Remember, boy, that behind all these men you have to do with, behind officers, and government, and people even,...

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