Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Bruce” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: April 1, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...e (Mr. M.) voted in the Legislature, at that time, for measures to keep the Federal troops from coercing that State.
The gentleman had also held him up as an exceedingly bellicose character--
Mr. Bruce said he merely passed a friendly jeet; he certainly intended no offence.
Mr. Moore said the jest had gone forth to the country, and he wished to have it understood.
He had voted in the commit...
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