Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 99 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...hich may have fatal consequences.
Strictly and legally speaking, Kentucky must go out of the Union before she can be neutral.
Within it she is necessarily either faithful to the Government of the United States , or she is disloyal to it. If this crutch of neutrality, upon which the well-meaning but ill-judging politicians are halting, can find any middle ground on which to rest, it has escaped my researches...
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