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[368] honest gentleman, patriotic citizen, whose memory we are here tonight to honor and perpetuate.

His epitaph might be written as of one ‘Who never shirked a duty, evaded an obligation, paltried with the truth, quailed before a danger, nor betrayed a trust.’

Commander, through you, I now give to the guardianship of Lee Camp the portrait of General James L. Kemper.

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