Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 1.1 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30.:
If a defect in the title of the government existed, it must in some way be cured, as subsequently it was cured.
But I call attention to the debate because Charles Sumner, then a senator from Massachusetts , participated in it, using the following language: Eloquent senators have already characterized the proposition and the traitor it seeks to commemorate.
I am not disposed to speak of General Lee.
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