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Wendell Phillips, Theodore C. Pease, Speeches, Lectures and Letters of Wendell Phillips: Volume 2, Welcome to George Thompson (1840). (search)
s it will be found to be the case with laws. Add that to our trophies. Mr. B. R. Curtis--the only one of the speakers entitled to much influence or consideration the great Roman, It is necessary to go; it is not necessary to live! Perhaps Mr. Curtis may yet find this to be one of those occasions. One thing we know, the greatnd when they had to look out for the consequences. [Laughter and cheers.] Mr. Curtis defended the right of Massachusetts to surrender the fugitive slave, on the g a whole age longer, if it skulk Behind the shield of some fair-seeming name. Mr. Curtis forgot to finish his argument, and show us how, in present circumstances, it the surrender clause the only clause in our Constitution relating to slaves, Mr. Curtis's argument would have some shadow of claim to plausibility. But Massachusettbut for Massachusetts' justice and consistency. But, granting the whole of Mr. Curtis's argument, he did not touch, or even glance at, the popular objection to the