Journal, Volumes 1-13

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Page 573 - The previous question shall be put in this form: "Shall the
Page 7 - How sleep the Brave who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest! When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallowed mould, She there shall dress a sweeter sod Than Fancy's feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung; By forms unseen their dirge is sung; There Honor comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay; And Freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there!
Page 14 - District I" comprises the States of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, and the District of Columbia; (c) "Districts II-IV" means all of the States of the United States except those States within District I and District V; (d) "Districts I-IV...
Page 57 - Commander-in-Chief, when elected, is therefore authorized to appoint a committee of three, whose duty it shall be to...
Page 629 - We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the name of our God we will set up our banners : the LORD fulfil all thy petitions.
Page 520 - At no time since its organization has the Grand Army of the Republic occupied so high and proud a position as to-day. The charge so long and persistently made of its being a political organization is no longer heard. We have outlived prejudice and overcome opposition. People have seen our good works, and...
Page 60 - I therefore beg leave to offer the following resolution : Resolved, That the thanks of...
Page 574 - When a question is under debate no motion shall be received but — 1st. To adjourn. 2d. To lay on the table. 3d. For the previous question. 4th. To commit. 5th. To postpone to a day certain.
Page 36 - ... of the Grand Army of the Republic. I have the honor to be, Very respectfully yours in FC and L., JF LOVERIXG, Chaplain-iu-Chief.
Page 176 - ... of the votes given in. If, in consequence of such exclusion, the result of the election would be different from what it would otherwise be, the whole proceeding must, perhaps, be held void or valid, according as the electors have actual or presumed knowledge of the ineligibility of the persons for whom the excluded votes are given.

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