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" I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room that I this day declare, with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with. "
A History of the United States of America: On a Plan Adapted to the Capacity ... - Page 134
by Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1832 - 316 pages
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Journal of the Proceedings of the Congress: Held at Philadelphia, May 10, 1775

United States. Continental Congress - United States - 1776 - 210 pages
...every gentleman in the room, that I this day declare with the utmoft fincerity, 1 do not think myfclf equal to the command I am honoured with. " As to pay, Sir, I beg leave to aflure the Congrefs, that as no pecuniary confideration could have tempted me to accept this arduous...
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Washington's political legacies: To which is annexed an appendix, containing ...

George Washington, J. M. Williams - United States - 1800 - 208 pages
...unfavourable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I, this day, declare with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honoured with. *' WITH respect to pay, sir, I must beg leave to assure Congress, that as no pecuniary consideration...
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The life of George Washington, Volume 2

John Marshall - 1804
...reputation, I b?g it C'MP. iv. may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I 1774. this day declare, with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honoured with." He declined all compensation for his services, and avowed an intention to keep an exact account of...
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The life of George Washington: commander in chief of the American ..., Volume 2

John Marshall, Bushrod Washington - Biography & Autobiography - 1804
...be remembered by every gentleman in the CHAP.IV. room, that I this day declare with the utmost \77s. sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honoured with." He declined all compensation for his services and avowed an intention to keep an exact account of his...
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The Life of George Washington,: Commander in Chief of the American Forces ...

John Marshall, Bushrod Washington - 1804
...remembered by every gentleman in the CHAP, iv. room, that I this day declare with the utmost 1775. sincerity, I do not think myself equal to 'the command I am honoured with." He declined all compensation for his services/ and avowed an intention to keep an exact account of...
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The History of the Discovery and Settlement: To the Present Time, of North ...

William Fordyce Mavor - America - 1804 - 383 pages
...pursued his success, and took Montreal, and designed to push his victories to Quebec. " As to pay, sir, 1 beg leave to assure the congress, that as no pecuniary consideration could h^ve tempted me to accept this arduous employment, at the expense of my domestic ease and happiness,...
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Universal History, Ancient and Modern: From the Earliest Records ..., Volume 24

William Fordyce Mavor - World history - 1805
...unfavourable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I this day declare, with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honoured with. they would maintain and assist him, and adhere to him with their lives and fortunes, in the cause of...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1805
...unfavourable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I this day declare, with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honoured with." ' He declined all compensation for his services, and avowed an intention to keep an exact account of...
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The history of the discovery and settlement: to the present time, of North ...

William Fordyce Mavor - America - 1806 - 458 pages
...reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that 1 this day declare, yiith the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honoured with. "" great man, congress came to the resolution, "That they would maintain and assist him and adhere...
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An Essay on the Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the ...

Aaron Bancroft - 1807 - 552 pages
...unfavourable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I this day declare, with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honoured with. I beg leave, Sir, to assure the Congress, that, as no pecuniary consideration could have tempted me...
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