Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Welles” in chapter 32 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

... of the occasion, and Mr. Faxon, the chief clerk, was giving his undivided attention to the civil branch of the Department, Mr. Welles was presiding over all and giving to each his moral support. Mr. Welles was the responsible head; it was his judgment that decided almost all matters; it was his coolness and placidity of temper that controlled those around him and smoothed over the little asperities and...
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