celebration of a birth that gave to the South
this giant among its statesmen, its patriots and its leaders, and to the world another name ‘that was not born to die.’
There was great applause at the conclusion of the ceremonies.
arose and thanked the Army of Tennessee veterans for a beautiful bouquet which she had received, and Mrs. McLellan
recognized the gift of a like compliment from Colonel Chalaron
Then Dr. Palmer
dismissed the gathering with the benediction.