Statistics for occurrence #1 of “George Washington” in chapter 1 of John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army:
... senators whom they happened to know, and other influential men in Washington.
So I carried with me a great bundle of letters setting forth my virtues in terms which might have filled the breast of George Washington with pride.
There was no public man in Washington whom I had ever seen, and probably no one who had ever heard of me, except the few in the War Department who knew of my alleged bad conduct.
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