Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Semmes” in chapter 1.38, section c.1.38.140, page 333 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
He and Mr. Garland and one other Senator, perhaps are all that remain of the Confederate Congress.
The years have passed on and a new South has grown on the ruins of the old, and of this South Mr. Semmes
is still a conspicuous figure and active worker.
But as he himself said, the old life was full of grace and beauty, and has, for him, the peculiar charm of an autumn twilight's lingering adieu.
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