Georgia: Comprising Sketches of Counties, Towns, Events, Institutions, and Persons Arranged in Cyclopedic Form ...

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Allen Daniel Candler, Clement Anselm Evans
State historical association, 1906 - Georgia

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Page 75 - I would submit to you whether it would not be wise, without delay, to enact a law authorizing the governor of Georgia to convene the members originally elected to the legislature , requiring each member to take the oath prescribed by the reconstruction acts, and none to be admitted who are ineligible under the third clause of the fourteenth amendment.
Page 333 - The Cherokees in their dispositions and manners are grave and steady; dignified and circumspect in their deportment; rather slow and reserved in conversation; yet frank, cheerful and humane; tenacious of the liberties and natural rights of...
Page 394 - He is affiliated with the Masonic fraternity, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Knights of Pythias, and both he and his wife are members of the Methodist Episcopal church South.
Page 472 - And forest walks, can witness The love I bear to him. I would that I could utter My feelings without shame, And tell him how I love him Nor wrong my virgin fame. Alas ! to seize the moment When heart inclines to heart, And press a suit with passion Is not a woman's part. If man come not to gather The roses where they stand, They fade among their foliage, They cannot seek his hand.
Page 117 - That the State of Georgia in the judgment of this Convention, will and ought to resist even (as a last resort,) to a disruption of every tie which binds her to the Union...
Page 265 - Democratic party, and both he and his wife are members of the Methodist Episcopal church South, in which he is a steward.
Page 356 - Presbyterian church, and fraternally his associations are with the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Knights of Pythias, and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, having numerous friends both outside and inside of his fraternal relations.
Page 117 - That if the thirteen original Parties to the Compact, bordering the Atlantic in a narrow belt, while their separate interests were in embryo, their peculiar tendencies scarcely developed, their revolutionary trials and triumphs still green in memory, found Union impossible without compromise, the thirty-one of this day may well yield somewhat in the conflict of opinion and policy, to preserve that Union...
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Page 118 - Territory applying, because of the existence of slavery therein ; or any act prohibiting the introduction of slaves into the Territories of Utah and New Mexico ; or any act repealing or materially modifying the laws now in force for the recovery of fugitive slaves.

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