Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Cabell” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: December 18, 1865., [Electronic resource]:
He held that the use of the contract system by the United States Government was itself a strong argument against it. He wanted a Virginian, and did not want him underbid by Yankee printers.
Mr. Cabell spoke in favor of the contract system.
Mr. Keen opposed the contract system on the ground that he was opposed to reforms (as they are called) of all kinds.
He spoke with much earnestness.
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