Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Israel Putnam” in chapter 1 of George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 8:

... him, and neither rude taunts, nor inconsiderate disregard of his rank, nor successful intrigues, could quench his hearty and unpretending zeal. For the fourth major general, the choice fell upon Israel Putnam , of Connecticut. Wooster and Spencer, of the same colony, stood before him in age and rank; but the skirmish at Noddle's Island had been heralded as a great victory, and the ballot in his favor is ...

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