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" With this high honor, devolves upon you, also, a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein trusts you, so, under God, it will sustain you. I scarcely need to add, that, with what I here speak for the nation, goes my own hearty personal concurrence. "
The War with the South: A History of the Late Rebellion, with Biographical ... - Page 338
by Robert Tomes - 1862
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LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF ULYSSES S. GRANT, FROM HIS BIRTH TO THE PRESENT ...

CHARLES A. PHELPS - 1872
...responsibility. As the country here intrusts you, so, under God, it will sustain you. I scarcely need add, that with what I here speak for the nation goes my own hearty personal concurrence." Gen. Grant, receiving the commission, replied,— " MR. PRESIDENT, — I accept this commission with...
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The Norwich Memorial: The Annals of Norwich, New London Country, Connecticut ...

Malcolm McGregor Dana - Norwich (Conn. : Town) - 1873 - 390 pages
...a Lieutenant-general in the Army of the United States. With this high honor devolves upon you also a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein...sustain you. I scarcely need to add, that with what I have spoken for the nation goes my own hearty personal concurrence." To which General Grant responded...
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ANNALS OF NORWICH

MALCOLM McGADANA - 1873
...a Lieutenant-general in the Army of the United States. With this high honor devolves upon you also a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein...sustain you. I scarcely need to add, that with what I have spoken for the nation goes my own hearty personal concurrence." To which General Grant responded...
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The Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War in the United States of ..., Volume 3

Benson John Lossing - United States - 1877
...responsibility. As the country herein trusts yon, so, under God, it will sustain you. I scarcely need to tidd that, with what I here speak for the nation, goes my own hearty personal concurrence." To this Lleutenont-General Grant replied : " Mr. President, I accept the commlwlon with gratitude for...
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Stories, Sketches and Speeches of General Grant at Home and Abroad: In Peace ...

James Baird McClure - 1879 - 208 pages
...lieutenant-general in the Army of the United States. With this high honor, devolves upon you, also, a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein...nation, goes my own hearty personal concurrence." Grant read, from a paper, this reply: " Mr. President, I accept the commission, with gratitude, for...
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Stories, Sketches and Speeches of General Grant at Home and Abroad: In Peace ...

James Baird McClure - 1879 - 208 pages
...lieutenant-general in the; Army of the United States. With this high honor, devolves upon you, also, a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein...what I here speak for the nation, goes my own hearty perscmal concurrence." Grant read, from a paper, this reply: " Mr. President, I accept the commission,...
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The Life and Travels of General Grant ...

J. T. Headley - Dummies (Bookselling) - 1879 - 599 pages
...lieutenant-general in the Army of the United States. With this high honor devolves upon you, also, a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein...so, under God, it: will sustain you. I scarcely need add, that, with what I here speak for the country, goes my own hearty personal concurrence." To which...
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General U. S. Grant: His Early Life and Military Career, with a Brief ...

Julian K. Larke - United States - 1879 - 512 pages
...Lieutenant-General in the army of the United States. With this high honor devolves upon you, also, a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein trusts you, so, under God, it will sustain you. .1 scarcely need to add, that with what I here speak for the nation, goes my own hearty personal concurrence....
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 150

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1880
...devolves upon you, also, a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein trusts you, so, uuder God, it will sustain you. I scarcely need to add,...the nation goes my own hearty personal concurrence." ' One of his first acts when this promotion was notified to him was to write to Sherman to say how...
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Young Folk's History of the War for the Union

John Denison Champlin - United States - 1881 - 593 pages
...Lieutenant-General of the armies of the United States. With this high honor devolves upon you also a corresponding responsibility. As the country herein...trusts you, so, under God, it will sustain you. I need scarcely add that with what I here speak for the nation goes my own hearty personal concurrence."...
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