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" You talk, my good Sir, of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or, if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for the disorders. Influence is not government. Let us have... "
HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. - Page 268
by JOHN WILLIAM DRAPER - 1867
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Works, Volume 39

Washington Irving - American literature - 1857
...writes: " You talk, ruy good sir, of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once. There is a call for decision. Know precisely what the insurgents aim at. If they have real grievances,...
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The North-western Monthly: A Magazine Devoted to University ..., Volume 8

Education - 1897
...1786. You talk, my good Sir, of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once. — To Henry l<ee, in Congress, 31 October, 1786. Fain would I hope, that the great and most important...
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Alexander Hamilton and His Contemporaries: Or, The Rise of the American ...

Christopher James Riethmüller - Statesmen - 1864 - 452 pages
...to a friend in Congress, " of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once." It was in the midst of all this confusion and terror, that the genius of Hamilton at length saw the...
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Alexander Hamilton and His Contemporaries: Or, The Rise of the American ...

Christopher James Riethmüller - Statesmen - 1864 - 452 pages
...to a friend in Congress, " of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once." It was in the midst of all this confusion and terror, that the genius of Hamilton at length saw the...
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Christian Life and Character of the Civil Institutions of the United States ...

Benjamin Franklin Morris - Christianity - 1864 - 831 pages
...present tumults in Massachusetts. (!) I know not where that influence is to be found, or, if attained, that it would be a proper remedy for the disorders....will be secured, or let us know the worst at once, — know precisely what the insurgents aim at. If they have real grievances, redress them, if possible;...
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Alexander Hamilton and His Contemporaries: Or, The Rise of the American ...

Christopher James Riethmüller - Statesmen - 1864 - 452 pages
...to a friend in Congress, " of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or,...that it would be a proper remedy for the disorders. Inflnence is not government. Let us have a government, by which our lives, liberties, and properties...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 32

1866
...suppressing tumults in Massachusetts, and thus met his call for influence rather than for positive authority: "Influence is not government. Let us have a government...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once." Again, to Madison, in the same year : " Thirteen sovereignties pulling against each other, and all...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 32

Henry Mills Alden, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - American literature - 1866
...suppressing tumults in Massachusetts, and thus met his call for influence rather than for positive authority: "Influence is not government. Let us have a government...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once." Again, to Madison, in the same year : " Thirteen sovereignties pulling against each other, and all...
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