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The Daily Dispatch: September 9, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 31. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 1 1 Browse Search
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in maintaining a bad cause. It is passing strange that a learned and ardent Irishman like the Archbishop, who desires the separation of Ireland from Great Britain, should throw his influence in behalf of the coercion of the Southern people to an alliance with those whom they loathe, and the sovereign Southern States into a union to which they will never submit. It may, in a measure, be accounted for by the fact that the Arch bishop is an intimate friend of the arch-fiend Seward. It is not the first time that the route of the "devil's walk" was through a Bishop's palace. Again, whatever be the Archbishop's motive, it is certain that after his coercion letter, Erastus. (ye rascal) Brooks would hardly attack his prerogative and property, in the New York Senate; and there can be no doubt that the Archbishop feels, now that he has espoused the Northern tyranny, vastly more secure than when a few years since appealing to the public against the persecution of that Know-Nothing wolf.