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" I am for it, because I hope to see the day when the American flag will float over every square foot of the British North American possessions clear to the north pole! "
Great Debates in American History: Revenue: the tariff and taxation - Page 416
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The Living Age, Volume 289

1916
...on Confedcralon." p. 55. was that of Speaker Champ Clark: "I am in favor of the reciprocity treaty because I hope to see the day when the American flag...North American possessions clear to the North Pole." Canadians will readily grant that many worse things might befall them, but the fact remains that this...
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Every where ..., Volumes 29-30

Will Carleton - 1911
...our House of Representatives, said, during^, -discussion of the question: "I am in for reciprocity, because I hope to see the day when the American flag...float over every square foot of the British North Americas, clear to the North Pole." This remark Mr. Clark is said to have made "jocularly" : but a...
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The American Year Book, Volume 1911

Statistics - 1912
...frequently made to a speech of Champ Clark, in which he said, in the House of Representatives: "I am for it because I hope to see the day when the American flag...North American possessions clear to the North Pole." President Taft's words that "Canada was at the parting of the ways" were often quoted to show that...
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The World's Work, Volume 24

1912
...House of Representatives declared in advocating the Canadian Reciprocity Bill, " I am for it because 1 hope to see the day when the American flag will float...North American possessions clear to the North Pole," it aroused, instead of laughter, an international misunderstanding. That this incautious remark of...
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Die Monroedoktrin in ihren beziehungen zur amerikanischen diplomatie und zum ...

Herbert Kraus - Monroe doctrine - 1913 - 480 pages
...angeführt werden: „I am in favor of the reeiprocity treaty to promote our trade relations. I am for it because I hope to see the day when the American flag will flöte over every square foot of the British North American possessions clear to the North Pole. They...
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Life and Letters of Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Volume 2

Oscar Douglas Skelton - Canada - 1921
...annex Canada," the Speaker of the House, Champ Clark, had declared, and, more seriously, "I am for the bill because I hope to see the day when the American flag will float on every square foot of the British North American possessions clear to the North Pole." Lesser politicians...
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The United States of America, Volume 2

David Saville Muzzy - United States - 1924
...the House that he favored reciprocity because he " hoped to see the day when the American flag would float over every square foot of the British North American possessions clear to the North Pole." It was the language of Charles Sumner over again. President Taft had spoken of Canada being "at the...
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The United States as a Neighbour: From a Canadian Point of View

Sir Robert Falconer, Sir Robert Alexander Falconer - American loyalists - 1925 - 259 pages
...alarm grew quickly into a foreboding at the words of Champ Clark, Speaker of the House, "I am for the Bill because I hope to see the day when the American flag will float on every square foot of the British North American possessions clear to the North Pole." The Americans...
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The World's Work, Volume 24

1912
...American House of Representatives declared in advocating the Canadian Reciprocity Bill, " 1 am for it because I hope to see the day when the American flag...North American possessions clear to the North Pole," it aroused, instead of laughter, an international misunderstanding. That this incautious remark of...
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The Canadian Annual Review of Public Affairs, Volume 11

John Castell Hopkins - Canada - 1912
...that no importance attached to the remarks. The reference to the Bill was as follows : I am for it because I hope to see the day when the American flag...American possessions, clear to the North Pole. They speak our language, their Institutions are much like ours, they are trained in the difficult art of...
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