Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Breckinridge” in chapter 1 of John Dimitry , A. M., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.1, Louisiana:
...Opposed to them in the canvass, equally light in step, equally witty in tongue, equally proud in their candidates, came, sweeping along in their processions in pride of hopeful youth, the Young Men's Breckinridge and Lane Club.
Less wealthy than their rivals, they did not spring from darkness into sudden light.
Their growth from a small beginning had been slow—from darkness into half tone.
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