After a few minutes of earnest and solemn dialogue, altogether different from the noisy clamor
with which they had first collected about the spot, the sounds grew fainter and more distant, and finally were lost in the depths of the forest.
And when the clamor
of the public led to an investigation into these conditions, and the mayor of the city was forced to order the enforcement of the law, the packers got a judge to issue an injunction forbidding him to do it!
They have been held up to the people in all the exaggerated colors of misrepresentation as the pernicious engines by which their local governments were to be destroyed and their liberties exterminated; as the hideous monster whose devouring jaws would spare neither sex nor age, nor high nor low, nor sacred nor profane; and yet, strange as it may appear, after all this clamor
, to those who may not have happened to contemplate them in the same light, it may be affirmed with perfect confidence that the constitutional operation of the intended government would be precisely the same, if these clauses were entirely obliterated, as if they were repeated in every article.
A word from the leader of the party stilled their clamor
, and we proceeded at a trot across the plaza to the entrance of as magnificent an edifice as mortal eye has rested upon.
My ears are almost deafened, though the clamor
comes through the far length of a hundred and fifty years.
The Indians, in the meantime, collected on a neighboring height, kept up the most horrible clamor
, in hopes of striking a panic into the camp, or frightening off the horses.
And let them not come in multitudes, or in a tribunitious manner; for that is to clamor
counsels, not to inform them.