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" In the name of humanity, in the name of civilization, in behalf of endangered American interests which give us the right and the duty to speak and to act, the war in Cuba must stop. "
Annual Reports of the War Department - Page 43
by United States. War Department - 1901
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New Primary History of the United States

Susan Pendleton Lee - 1899 - 238 pages
...withdrawn from Cuba. 7. The President's Message. — President McKinley sent a message asking Congress " in the name of humanity, in the name of civilization, in behalf of endangered American interests," to give him power to " use the military and naval forces of the United States to put an end to the...
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The New Pacific

Hubert Howe Bancroft - 1899 - 733 pages
...the name of humanity, in the name Df civilization, in behalf of endangered American interests B'hich give us the right and the duty to speak and to act, the tvar in Cuba must stop." Thereupon the president asked power from congress to put in end to the conflict,...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 98

1899
...applause when the sentence WHS read which said, "In tlie name of humanity, in the name of civil ¡nation, in behalf of endangered American interests which give us the right and duty to speak and to act. the war in Cuba must stop.'' The President led up to this declaration by...
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Manual of Patriotism: For Use in the Public Schools of the State of New York

Charles Rufus Skinner - 1900 - 470 pages
...varying seasons, but it has not been and it is plain that it cannot be extinguished by present methods. The only hope of relief and repose from a condition...duty to speak and to act, the war in Cuba must stop. The issue is now with the Congress. It is a solemn responsibility. I have exhausted every effort to...
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A History of the Spanish-American War of 1898

Richard Handfield Titherington - 1900 - 415 pages
...his immediate and decisive actioriTJ premises the President based his concluding call for SL '•C The only hope of relief and repose from a condition...duty to speak and to act, the war in Cuba must stop. .... I ask the Congress to authorize and empower the President to take measures to secure a full and...
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The Battle of 1900: An Official Hand-book for Every American Citizen ...

1900 - 544 pages
...question, and handing it over to the war making power. He closed his message with this declaration: "In the name of humanity, in the name of civilization,...duty to speak and to act, the war in Cuba must stop." It was clear that the President passed over all half-way measures and proposed intervention with force...
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Morristown, New Jersey, in the Spanish-American War

Andrew Magoun Sherman - 1900 - 183 pages
...proved that the object for which Spain has waged the war cannot be attained. The only hope of relief from a condition which can no longer be endured is...civilization; in behalf of endangered American interests which gives us the right and duty to speak and act, the war in Cuba must stop. I have exhausted every effort....
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A Brief History of the United States

Joel Dorman Steele, Esther Baker Steele - 1900 - 332 pages
...were recalled from Cuba (April 5). The President sent a message to Congress (April 1 1 ) saying : " In the name of humanity, in the name of civilization,...endangered American interests which give us the right and duty' to speak and act, the war in Cuba must stop." Congress adopted a resolution (April 19) declaring...
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Side Lights on American History, Volume 2

Henry William Elson - 1900
...message to Congress in which, after a careful review of the Cuban question, we find these words, " In the name of humanity, in the name of civilization, in behalf of endangered American interests, . . . the war in Cuba must stop." The message also stated that diplomacy had been exhausted, and the...
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The American Monthly Review of Reviews, Volume 22

Albert Shaw - 1900
...denunciation of a few months before. When in his message to Congress of April 11, 1898, he uttered the words "In the name of humanity, in the name of civilization, in behalf of endangered American interest, which give us the right and the duty to speak and to act, the war in Cuba must stop," he...
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