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1862: “Will Uncle Abe Lincoln Stand Firm?”

December 27. Publish affairs unchanged. Will Uncle Abe Lincoln stand firm and issue his promised proclamation on the first of January, 1863? Nobody knows, but I think he will.

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1861: “A United North”

April 13 This morning’s papers confirmed last night’s news; viz., that the rebels opened fire at Sumter yesterday morning… So Civil War is inaugurated at last. God defend the Right.

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