Proceedings...annual Encampment, Issue 23

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s.n., 1899
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Page 64 - It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us: that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to...
Page 64 - It is for us, the living, rather, to be dedicated, here, to the unfinished work that they have thus far so nobly carried on. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us...
Page 31 - ... in accordance with the rules and regulations of the grand army of the republic.
Page 64 - PRESIDENT LINCOLN'S ADDRESS AT GETTYSBURG, Nov. 19, 1863. "Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth upon this continent a new Nation, conceived in Liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men were created equal. Now we are engaged in a great Civil War, testing whether that Nation, or any Nation so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure.
Page 24 - Let pleasant paths invite the coming and going of reverent visitors and fond mourners. Let no vandalism of avarice or neglect, no ravages of time testify to the present or to the coming generations that we have forgotten as a people the cost of a free and undivided republic. If other eyes grow dull and other hands slack, and other hearts cold in the solemn trust, ours...
Page 42 - Better than hope is a faith that will grope In the dark for the hidden grace; Patient to suffer or brave to do, What can we have to fear? Old years are His, and His the new — He can make it a glad New Year.
Page 75 - September of each year, for the election of directors and the transaction of such other business as may be properly brought before it.
Page 64 - But, in a larger sense, we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow, this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our power to add or to detract. The world will very little note nor long remember what we say here ; but it can never forget what they did here.
Page 69 - National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic will be held in Cincinnati, Ohio, August 24th to August 29th, inclusive, 1930. The several "Rail...

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