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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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For Which It Stands: An Anecdotal Biography of the American Flag

Michael Corcoran - History - 2007 - 192 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:...yon gray head Dies like a dog! March on!" he said. After four years, the Civil War ended with a Union victory. On Monday, April 10, 1865, the New York...
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Amelia Peabody's Egypt: A Compendium

Elizabeth Peters, Kristen Whitbread - Fiction - 2003 - 336 pages
...blusher, believe it or not, was Stonewall Jackson, who responded to Dame Barbara's challenge with a curt "'Who touches a hair of yon gray head, Dies like a dog! March on!' he said." They really knew how to write poetry in those days. 5. "lolanthe" by Gilbert and Sullivan. The Emersons...
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Selected Poems

John Greenleaf Whittier, Brenda Wineapple - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 187 pages
...blush of shame, Over the face of the leader came; The nobler nature within him stirred To life at the woman's deed and word: "Who touches a hair of yon...tread of marching feet: All day long that free flag tost Over the heads of the rebel host. Ever its torn fields rose and fell On the loyal winds that loved...
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The Quotable Dog Lover

Patricia M. Sherwood - Reference - 2004 - 272 pages
...get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too. NOEL LANGLEY (B. 1911) THE WIZARD OF Oz (SCREENPLAY) "Who touches a hair of yon gray head Dies like a dog! March on!" he said. JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER BARBARA FRIETCHIE (1864) Then hey for boot and horse, lad, And round the world...
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Poets of the Civil War

J. D. McClatchy - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 211 pages
...blush of shame, Over the face of the leader came; The nobler nature within him stirred To life at the woman's deed and word: "Who touches a hair of yon...tread of marching feet: All day long that free flag tost Over the heads of the rebel host. Ever its torn fields rose and fell On the loyal winds that loved...
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The Former People

Abraham Rothberg - Hungary - 2005 - 261 pages
...Then, his mother's voice turning darker essayed her imitation of Stonewall Jackson's bass command: Who touches a hair of yon gray head Dies like a dog! March on! he said. It was a full minute before Cleve heard Ashton-Watts' high-pitched Oxford whinny telling Rourke how,...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...must, this old gray head, But spare your country's flag," she said. "Barbara Frietchie" 1. 35 (1863) 4 rating to some country where they make no pretense of loving liberty— t "Barbara Frietchie" 1. 41 (1863) Robert Whittington English grammarian, fl. 1521 1 [Of Thomas More:]...
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Newcomer's Handbook for Moving to And Living in Washington D.C.: Including ...

Mike Livingston - Travel - 2006 - 421 pages
...country's flag," she said. Moved by her gallantry, General Stonewall Jackson turned to his rebels, stating "Who touches a hair of yon gray head dies like a dog; march on." Whether that story is embellished or not, the Civil War raged through Northern Virginia, Western Maryland,...
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History of the Colored Race in America

William T. Alexander - History - 2003 - 608 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...gray head Dies like a dog ! March on ! " he said. All dny long through Frederick street Sounded the tread of marching feet: All day long that free flag toss'd...
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Maryland Voices of the Civil War

Charles W. Mitchell - History - 2007 - 548 pages
...Manuscripts Department, Z. Smith Reynolds Library. Wake Forest University, WinstonSalem, North Carolina. "Who touches a hair of yon gray head Dies like a dog! March on!" he said. 12 f- Eyewitness accounts suggest a different story. Anne Schaeffer, knowing the route of the troops...
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