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" Shoot, if you must, this old gray head, but spare your country's flag," she said. 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... "
Common School Readings: Containing New Selections in Prose and Poetry for ... - Page 29
by John Swett - 1868 - 230 pages
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 117

American literature - 1916
...as a little boy of six who was reciting 'Barbara Frietchie" to me. After reciting the lines, — ' Who touches a hair of yon gray head Dies like a dog! March on! ' he said, — with great elocutionary fire, he stopped suddenly; and then, after a moment's thought, he asked,...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 79

1863
...said. A shade of sadncs*, 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...Sounded the tread of marching feet ; All day long that fire flag tossed Over the heads of the rebel host. Ever its toni foils rose and fell On the loyal winds...
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The Bugle Blast, Or, Spirit of the Conflict: Comprising Naval and Military ...

E. S. S. Rouse - United States - 1864 - 336 pages
...said. 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...host ; Ever its torn folds rose and fell On the loyal minds that loved it well. And through the hill-gaps sunset light Shone over it with a warm good-night...
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In War Time, and Other Poems

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1864 - 152 pages
...will. 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...tread of marching feet : All day long that free flag tost Over the heads of the rebel host. Ever its torn folds rose and fell On the loyal winds that loved...
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The Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier ...

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1864
...said. 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...tread of marching feet : All day long that free flag tost Over the heads of the rebel host. Ever its torn folds rose and fell On the loyal winds that loved...
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Patriotism in Poetry and Prose: Being Selected Passages from Lectures and ...

James Edward Murdoch, Thomas Buchanan Read - Patriotic poetry, American - 1864 - 172 pages
...of sadness, a blush of shame, Over the face of the leader came; The nobler nature within him stirr'd To life at that woman's deed and word. " Who touches...tread of marching feet; All day long that free flag toss'd Over the heads of the rebel host. Ever its torn folds rose and fell And, through the hill-gaps,...
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The Patriotic Speaker: Consisting of Specimens of Modern Eloquence, Together ...

Robert Raikes Raymond - Recitations - 1864 - 524 pages
...said. 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...a hair of yon gray head Dies like a dog ! March on 1" he said. All day long, through Frederick street, Sounded the tread of marching feet : All day long...
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Die Sklavenmacht: Blicke in die Geschichte der Vereinigten Staaten von ...

Theodor S. Fay - 1865 - 158 pages
...of sadness, a blush of shame, Over the face of the leader camc; The nobler nature within him stirr'd To life at that woman's deed and word. „Who touches...tread of marching feet ; All day long that free flag toss'd Over the heads of the rebel host. Ever i .s torn folds rose and feil On the loyal winds that...
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LESSONS IN ELOCUTION

ALLEN A. GRIFFITH - 1865
...said. 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....Frederick street Sounded the tread of marching feet ; Ever its torn folds rose and fell On the loyal winds that loved it well ; And through the hill- gaps...
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The United States service magazine, Volume 4

1865
...of Frederick, and its effect upon that deluded but gallant soldier : — "The nobler nature within him stirred To life at that woman's deed and word ; ' Who touches a hair of yon pray head Dies like a dog I March on'— he said." The illustrations are beautiful. "Volunteer Quartermaster:...
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