Oration: Delivered on the Seventy-Sixth Anniversary of the Declaration of the Independence of the United States, July 4, 1851, in the Senate Chamber of the Capitol at Annapolis (Classic Reprint) by George W Hughes (Paperback / softback, 2015)
Excerpt from Oration: Delivered on the Seventy-Sixth Anniversary of the Declaration of the Independence of the United States, July 4, 1851, in the Senate Chamber of the Capitol at Annapolis Col. Geo. W. Hughes: Dear Sir, - The Committee of Arrangements are very desirous of having the interesting and appropriate address, delivered by you in the Senate Chamber of the Capitol, on the occasion of our last National Anniversary, placed in their hands for publication, that those who had t the opportunity to hear may be gratified by a perusal of the ble and patriotic sentiments therein contained. As chairman of the committee, I respectfully ask for a copy of your address for the purpose above specified. I hate the hor to be, very respectfully, your obedient servant, Thos. H. O'Neal, Ch. Com, of Arrangements. West River, Md., July 10, 1851. My Dear Sir, - I have the hor to ackwledge the receipt of your te of the 7th inst., requesting a copy of the address delivered by me in Annapolis, on the 4th of the present month, for publication. It is kwn to the committee of Arrangements, that owing to an accident, a very brief time was allotted to me for the preparation of the Oration; but I do t feel at liberty to refuse your request, communicated in so kind a manner, and therefore place it at your disposal, With all its imperfections on its head. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.