Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: December 16, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
... coexisting political powers which are contending in arms against each other after the separation.
It is erroneous, so far as foreign nations are concerned to suppose that any war exists in the United States .
Certainly there cannot be two belligerent Powers where there is no war. There is here as there has always been, one political Power, namely — the United States of America--competent to make ...
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