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" Swept on with his wild eyes full of fire, But lo ! he is nearing his heart's desire — He is snuffing the smoke of the roaring fray With Sheridan only five miles away. "The first that the general saw were the groups Of stragglers, and then the retreating... "
The story of the Thirty eighth regiment of Massachusetts volunteers: By ... - Page 174
by George Whitefield Powers - 1866 - 308 pages
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Fighting Phil: The Life and Military Career of Philip Henry Sheridan ...

Phineas Camp Headley - 1889 - 380 pages
...of fire. But lo ! he is nearing his heart's desire ; He is snuffing the smoke of the roaring fra/, With Sheridan only five miles away. The first that...And the wave of retreat checked its course there, became The sight of the master compelled it to pause. With foam and with dust the black charger was...
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American War Ballads and Lyrics: A Collection of the Songs and ..., Volume 2

George Cary Eggleston - American poetry - 1889
...done ? what to do ? a glance told him both. Then striking his spurs with a terrible oath, Hedash'd down the line, 'mid a storm of huzzas, And the wave...its course there, because The sight of the master compell'd it to pause. With foam and with dust the black charger was gray ; By the flash of his eye,...
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The Civil War in Song and Story: 1860-1865

American literature - 1889 - 560 pages
...groupe Of stragglers, and then the retreating troops. What was done — what to do — a glance told lum both; Then, striking his spurs, with a terrible oath, He dashed down the line 'mid a storm of buznm. And the wave of retreat checked its course there, because The sight of the master compelled...
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Open Sesame!: Arranged for boys and girls from ten to fourteen years old

Blanche Wilder Bellamy, Maud Wilder Goodwin - Readers - 1890
...both, And striking his spurs, with a terrible oath, He dashed down the lines 'mid a storm of hurrahs, And the wave of retreat checked its course there, because The sight of the master compelled it tc pause. With foam and with dust the black charger was gray, By the flash of his eye and his nostril's...
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The Poetical Works of T. Buchanan Read

1890 - 346 pages
...blowa their leaves to decay.11 SHERIDAN'S RIDE JE JCelly. JW Evana. 228 "Then, striking his »pure, with a terrible oath, He dashed down the line, 'mid a storm of huzzas." THE WAGOSKR OP THE ALLKGHANIES . . Barry Fenn. HM Snyder. 243 "On many a dangerous mountain-track,...
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American History Stories, Volume 4

Mara Louise Pratt-Chadwick - United States - 1891
...before the wind ; Swept on witn his wild eyes full of fire. And the steed, like a bark fed with furnace fire. But lo ! he is nearing his heart's desire ;...line, 'mid a storm of huzzas, And the wave of retreat cheeked his course there, because The sight of the master compelled it to pause. With foam and with...
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American History Stories, Volume 4

United States - 1891
...General saw were the grouns Of stragglers, and then the retreating troops. What was done—what to do—a glance told him both ; Then striking his spurs, with...a storm of huzzas, And the wave of retreat checked his course there, Because The sight of the master compelled it to pause. With foam and with dust the...
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The Normal Reader

Elocution - 1891 - 396 pages
...stragglers, and then the retreating troops ; What was done, — what to do, — a glance t' Id him both, And striking his spurs, with a terrible oath, He dashed down the line, 'mid a storm 01 huzzas, And the wave of retreat checked its course there, because The sight of the master compelled...
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Portrait Biographical Album

1891
...attacked by Gen. Earl}r and were on the eve of retreating when their gallant commander, Phil Sheridan — "Dashed down the line, 'mid a storm of huzzas, And the wave of retreat stayed its course there, because The sight of the master compelled it to pause." As every schoolboy...
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The Quarterly, Volumes 3-4

California, Southern - 1893
...saw General Wright's line of battle ready to advance on the enemy, was twelve miles, not twenty, "And striking his spurs, with a terrible oath, He dashed...line mid a storm of huzzas, And the wave of retreat was checked, because The sight of the master compelled it to pause." The "wave of defeat" was checked...
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