Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 27, page 257 of Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2:
When this judgment of Daggett was first promulgated, it excited much sensation and ridicule.
It was proposed to carry the question to Washington, as one under the Constitution of the United States , and therefore within the cognizance of the Supreme Court.
This was never done.
I remember speaking with Judge Story, with regard to this decision; and, though his opinion cannot properly be used...
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