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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 295 1 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 229 1 Browse Search
Abraham Lincoln, Stephen A. Douglas, Debates of Lincoln and Douglas: Carefully Prepared by the Reporters of Each Party at the times of their Delivery. 164 0 Browse Search
William Alexander Linn, Horace Greeley Founder and Editor of The New York Tribune 120 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 78 0 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 1 66 2 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 3 60 0 Browse Search
James Parton, The life of Horace Greeley 54 0 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) 51 1 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 40 0 Browse Search
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e more loyal than those of the Northwest; none more ready to fight, if necessary. He spoke for his own people, and he believed such was the sentiment of the whole Trans-Allegheny region. He alluded, in eloquent terms, to their record of the past, and said if it was a fault to love the Union, they had learned it from the great men who laid the foundation of the Government. Mr. W. quoted with much effect, in enlarging upon this point, from Washington's Farewell Address, and from the words of Clay after the passage of the Compromise measures of 1850. Mr. Goode, of Mecklenburg, made some remarks, in which he also dwelt upon the glories of the past; but said that his constituents, smarting under the wrongs of the Black Republican party, were prepared to resist. Mr. Woods' resolutions were then referred to the Committee on Federal Relations. Washington's birthday. Mr. Carlile said that as the Committee on Federal Relations would not probably be prepared to report before
House he made the following speech: Speech of Mr. Lincoln. Mr. President and Gentlemen — I am rather an old man to avail myself of such excuses as I am now about to do; yet the truth is so distinct, and pressing so directly upon me, that I cannot well avoid it — and that is, that I did not understand when I was brought into this room that I was brought in to make a speech. It was not told so. It was not intimated to me that I was to be brought into a room where Daniel Webster and Henry Clay had made speeches, when in my position I might be expected to do something like these men, or do something unworthy of myself or my audience. I therefore will beg you to make very great allowance for the circumstances in which I have been by surprise brought before you now. I have been very much in the habit of speaking, and speaking sometimes upon the political questions that have for some years agitated the country, and if I were disposed to do so, and we could take up some of the issue
Mr. Mayo, and one adjoining, also a tobacco factory, used by Messrs. Mason & Timberlake, were entirely consumed, together with their respective contents. The building used by Mr. Mayo, was built many years since by Mr. Edmund Brown, (one of the most famous tobacco manufacturers of by-gone days, and the proprietors of "Brown's best, " well known to all lovers of the weed,) at a cost of $30,000. It was finished in 1838. Before being occupied, the Whig party gave their great leader, Hon. Henry Clay, a dinner within its walls, that famous orator making on the occasion one of his most happy forensic displays, the memory of which is extant even to this day. Mr. Mayo's loss is very heavy, only a portion being covered by insurance. Everything was burnt, books, fixtures and stock, including about 120 boxes of manufactured tobacco that was to have been shipped yesterday. He had an insurance of only $6,000, half the amount in the Valley Office, and half in the office of the Insuran
Wanted — to Hire out --For the present year, four Servants, all young strong and healthy, just from the country. Three House Girls, and a young Negro man. If early application is made, they will be hired low. Apply to me at Mr. Miles Cary's, on 2d street between Marshall and Clay. J. H. Schooler. fe 16--6t*