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Page 295 - Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord: He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored; He hath loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift sword: His truth is marching on.
Page 20 - Through storm and night ; When the wild tempests rave, Ruler of winds and wave, Do thou our country save, By thy great might. 2 For her our prayer shall rise To God above the skies ; On him we wait ; Thou who hast heard each sigh, Watching each weeping eye, Be thou forever nigh ; — God save the state ! 86 ANNIVERSARY.
Page 125 - A shade of sadness, a blush of shame, over the face of the leader came ; the nobler nature within him stirred to life at that woman's deed and word. "Who touches a hair of yon gray head dies like a dog ! March on !
Page 549 - I know not which Corps I have the greatest reason to be pleased with, Muhlenberg's Virginians, or the North Carolina troops — they are both equally alert, zealous and spirited.
Page 281 - Oct. 6, 1775; also order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dec.
Page 334 - Leave me but a banner to plant upon the mountains of Augusta, and I will rally around me the men who will lift our bleeding country from the dust, and set her free.
Page 279 - Be sure that, when purchasing your going ticket, you request a certificate. Do not make the mistake of asking for a receipt. (2) Present yourself at the railroad station for ticket and certificate at least thirty minutes before departure of train.
Page 119 - I forget that the very soil on which I live in my western home was once owned by this venerable commonwealth as much as the soil on which I now stand. Her laws there once prevailed, and all her institutions were there established as they are here. Not only my own state of Indiana, but also four other great states in the northwest, stand as enduring and lofty monuments of Virginia's magnanimity and princely liberality. Her donation to the general government made them sovereign states ; and since God...