Che-le-co-the, Glimpses of Yesterday: A Souvenir of the Hundredth Anniversary of the Founding of Chillicothe, Ohio, April 1896

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Knickerbocker Press, New York, 1895 - Chillicothe (Ross County, Ohio) - 261 pages
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Page 150 - In their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On the tomb.
Page 194 - Oh what has caused this great commotion Motion, motion — our country through? It is the ball a-rolling on For Tippecanoe and Tyler, too, For Tippecanoe and Tyler, too, • And with them we'll beat little Van, Van, Van is a used up man And with them we'll beat little Van.
Page 155 - And if I should live to be The last leaf upon the tree In the spring, Let them smile, as I do now, At the old forsaken bough Where I cling.
Page 4 - A lusty plain, habundant of vitaille, Ther many a toun and tour thou maist behold, That founded were in time of fathers old, And many another delitable sighte, And Saluces this noble contree highte. A markis whilom lord was of that lond, As were his worthy elders...
Page 231 - OFT in the stilly night, Ere Slumber 's chain hath bound me, Fond memory brings the light Of other days around me...
Page 53 - But an old age serene and bright, And lovely as a Lapland night, Shall lead thee to thy grave.
Page 61 - So long Thy power hath blest me, sure it still will lead me on, o'er moor and fen, o'er crag and torrent, till the night is gone; and with the morn those angels faces smile which I have loved long since, and lost awhile.
Page 31 - Massie, who contested the election of Meigs, on the ground that "he had not been a resident of this State for four years next preceding the election, as required by the Constitution," and the General Assembly, in joint convention, declared that he was not eligible.
Page 253 - ... with mirth or melting into tenderness, abundant dark, glossy hair, worn in a style not unlike that with which you are all familiar, mouth sweet and expressive, classically-formed nose, arched eyebrows, full, intellectual forehead, and complexion known as rose brunette. She was of medium height, with a slender, girlish form, in a dress of gray cashmere, made in the extreme of simplicity. The tout ensemble gave the impression of a certain naive refinement, not unlike that of the Puritan maiden...
Page 77 - Divine Providence, was effected by you and the troops under your command, of Fort Stephenson, at Lower Sandusky, on the evening of the 2d inst., the ladies of the town of Chillicothe, whose names are undersigned, impressed with a high sense of your merits as a soldier and a gentleman, and with great confidence in your patriotism and valor, present you with a sword. Mary Finley, Mary Sterret, Ann Creighton, Eliza Creighton, Eleanor Lamb, Nancy Waddle, Eliza Carlisle, Mary A.

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