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... office within their gift. This expression of mine was published very generally in
the papers just after we landed, and I think this view was very general among
those who had followed Colonel Roosevelt's career from the time
those who had followed Colonel Roosevelt's career from the time he entered
public life. The first prediction was verified three days after we landed by a formal
tender of the nomination for Governor. His distinguished career in that high
They are the sons of the men who followed our dead chieftain to the war. Some of
them were on the other side. Let us honor them, for they are representative of our
country. Among you occasionally I catch the glimpse of a countenance which I ...
He had said enough. He had told us all what was needed. We knew that
McKinley was dead; those who stood there in that throng told us that. We knew
that our country was living. And that is the reason that those who followed
McKinley to the ...
His nomination and election to the Vice-Presidency and his unlooked-for and
tragic elevation to the Presidency followed swiftly. Amid the tears of grief for his
predecessor he quietly took the oath of office and on September 14 he became ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MrsLee - LibraryThing
I did not finish this book, and the first sentence from the first chapter may give you an idea why. "Restless as the sea his forefathers sailed to reach the new world; active as the soil that answered ... Read full review