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Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 2 1,039 11 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 833 7 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 1 656 14 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 580 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 459 3 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 435 13 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 355 1 Browse Search
Edward Alfred Pollard, The lost cause; a new Southern history of the War of the Confederates ... Drawn from official sources and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders. 352 2 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 333 7 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 330 2 Browse Search
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prissy there must have been violence used or the employment of some messas to put the captain of the Joseph in fear, and in this case there was no violence or threats proved. He then spoke of the question of variance as to the authority of Jefferson Davis to grant the commission to Captain Buker. He referred to the United States against Harrman in 19th Peters, where the prisoners were indicted for stealing a Treasury note for bearing one percent, interest, but it was found that it was to bear one mill per cent., objection was taken and the Court held that the variance was fatal. So is this case, he (Mr. Brady) contended that the indictment designating the commission as having been issued by one Jefferson Davis, without stating that he claimed to be President of the Confederate States, was a variance, and fatal. If the Government made war on the South, as the defence commands it did, by the acts of Mr. Lincoln, the South had a right to herself — to arm vessels had grant letter
fection smother, And bade me join the Tyrant cause, To subjugate my Mother! With bold ambition, came the twain, This mother tie to silver; Envy and hatred! sued the shaft, To blast my heart forever, It seared and withered like the free The lightning bolt has liven, On earth there is no peace again-- Would I could hope for Heaven? Oh, Lee! how proud the soul must feel, Your Mother's heart you cherished; Virginia! prayers ascend for thee, Whilst all my hopes are perished. And Davis, toe, like Washington, Is blessed in every heart-- Wives, Mothers, Sisters pray for him-- I took the Traitor's part! My heart grows sick, or I could call On many a brilliant name Inscribed in characters of gold, While mine is writ in shame. Scorn and contempt, and cold neglect, Are the reward my treachery won; With honor, health, and power destroyed, Virginia! thy revenge is done. Then cease, Virginia, to upbraid; Could you but look within The heart remorse is gnawing at, You'd