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" Caesar had his Brutus, Charles the First his Cromwell, and George the Third" — " Treason !" cried the speaker — " Treason, treason !" echoed from every part of the house. "
THE AMERICAN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HISTORY, BIOGRAPHY AND TRAVEL,CONFESSION ... - Page 662
by THOMAS H. PRESCOTT - 1856
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A History of the United States of America: On a Plan Adapted to the Capacity ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1858 - 433 pages
...the cry of "Treason, treason!" resounding from several partf of the house, hod ended, — he added, "may profit by their example; if this be treason, make the most of it ! " RESISTANCE TO THE STAMP ACT. 151 the stamp act, and other acts of Parliament, to have a manifest...
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The illustrated life of Washington ...: With vivid pen-paintings of battles ...

Joel Tyler Headley, Benson John Lossing - 1859 - 508 pages
...the damning accusation had died away, he turned his flashing eye full on the speaker and shouted, " may profit by their example! If this be treason, make the most of it!" A fierce and exciting debate followed, but it was only like the occasional wind gusts heard...
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History of the United States: From the Earliest Discoveries to the Present Time

Marcius Willson - Mexico - 1859 - 429 pages
...the Third,"— here pausing a moment until the cry of " Treason, treason," had ended, — he added, " may profit by their example. If this be treason, make the most of it." a May 29 1 ?• "After a violent debate, the first five resolutions 2. wiMiwas were carried*...
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Kit Kelvin's Kernels: With Illustrations

Kit Kelvin - American wit and humor - 1860 - 270 pages
...Cromwell, and George the Third, (" Treason !" cried the speaker, and from all parts of the House) — " may profit by their example. If this be treason, make the most of it." From this time, Mr. Henry became the idol statesman of the colony. It is said his forte was on questions before...
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The illustrated life of Washington: Giving an account of his early ...

Joel Tyler Headley, Benson John Lossing - 1860 - 528 pages
...of the damning accusation had died away, he turned his flashing eye full on the speaker and shouted, "may profit by their example! If this be treason, make the most of it!" A fierce and exciting debate followed, but it was only like the occasional wind gusts heard...
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The New American cyclopaedia: a popular dictionary of general ..., Volume 9

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1860
...Third" — "Treason!" cried the speaker, "Treason, treason!" echoed from every part of the house — "may profit by their example! If this be treason, make the most of it!" The resolutions, in spite of a bitter and determined attack, were carried — the last by a...
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The American Numismatical Manual of the Currency Or Money of the Aborigines ...

Montroville Wilson Dickeson - Coinage - 1860 - 271 pages
...he was interrupted by the cry of " treason" — pausing for a moment, he deliberately concluded — "may profit by their example; if this be treason, make the most of it." Non-importation agreements were entered into ; combinations formed against eating larnb, in...
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VIRGINIA, ESPECIALLY RICHMOND, IN BY-GONE DAYS

SAMUEL MORDECAL - 1860
...the Third" — the cry of " Treason! Treason!" interrupted him for an instant — and he added — -"may profit by their example — if this be treason, make the most of it." Such an occasion justified the impassioned representation of the orator by the sculptor —...
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THE ILLUSTRATED LIFE OF WASHINGTON.

HON. J. Y. HEADLEY - 1860
...the damning accusation had died away, he turned his flashing eye full, on the speaker and shouted, "may profit by their example! If this be treason, make the most of it I" A fierce and exciting debate followed, but it was only like the occasional wind gusts heard...
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Voicing America: Language, Literary Form, and the Origins of the United States

Christopher Looby - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 287 pages
...instant; but rising to a loftier attitude, and fixing on the speaker an eye of the most determined fire, he finished his sentence with the firmest emphasis)...by their example. If this be treason, make the most if it."* *I had frequently heard the above anecdote of the cry of treason, but with such variations...
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