Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1: prelminary narrative:
... us all, that this country spent one thousand million dollars and one hundred thousand lives to teach you the art of war.
On Jan. 5, 1861, John Albion Andrew was inaugurated as governor of Massachusetts , having been chosen to that office during the previous autumn, rather through a popular impulse than by any plans of political managers; and having received the largest popular vote given up to that ...
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