Never was a human being more out of his element.
The following, according to the Herald
, was what greeted Mr. Garrison
Captain Rynders (clenching his fist)--I will not allow you to assail the President of the United States.
You shan't do it (shaking his fist at Mr. Garrison).
Many voices — Turn him out, turn him out!
Captain Rynders--If a million of you were there, I would not allow the President of the United States to be insulted.
As long as you confined yourself to your subject, I did not interfere; but I will not permit you or any other man to misrepresent the President.
, as the Rev. Samuel May
testifies, “calmly replied that he had simply quoted some recent words of General Taylor
, and appealed to the audience if he had said aught in disrespect of him.”
“You ought not to interrupt us,” he continued to Rynders
— in the quietest manner conceivable, as Dr. Furness
“We go upon the principle of hearing everybody.
If you wish to speak, I will keep order, and you shall be heard.”
The din, however, increased.
,” continues Dr.