To this the Republicans
had assented at once; but the hell of it was--so Harper explained--that the Republicans
were all of them fools--a man had to be a fool to be a Republican
in the stockyards, where Scully was king.
If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief is supplied by the republican
principle, which enables the majority to defeat its sinister views by regular vote.
In spite of revolutionary principles, which made a hobby of republican
honesty, the management of public business in those days was by no means clean.
A devoted Monarchist, Hutchinson would heave no sigh for the subversion of the original republican
government, the purest that the world had seen, with which the colony began its existence.
There was a sentiment in HER admiration that touched all our hearts, even to the most exaggerated republican
among us, for she seemed to go deeper in her examination of merits than the mere texture and price.
The Illuminati sought to substitute republican
for monarchical institutions.
newspaper at the capital had been bought by a new management, and the editorial force reorganized upon a footing of what we then thought metropolitan enterprise; and to my great joy and astonishment I was asked to come and take a place in it.
At his lowest ebb, when his black suit was in pawn, he made a ten-strike - or so it seemed to him - in a prize contest arranged by the County Committee of the Republican
THE People being dissatisfied with a Democratic Legislature, which stole no more than they had, elected a Republican
one, which not only stole all they had but exacted a promissory note for the balance due, secured by a mortgage upon their hope of death.
A DISTINGUISHED Advocate of Republican
Institutions was seen pickling his shins in the ocean.
He was describing the sufferings of the unemployed, as if with the wild idea of in some way touching their hearts and consciences; but the Republican
and Democratic members sneered and jeered at him, and there was uproar and confusion.
In fact there are but two chains of moderate elevation, between which runs the magnificent Mississippi, the "king of rivers" as these Republican
Yankees delight to call it.
She thought that one of the boys ought perhaps to be a priest, but said nothing to her husband, who was a republican
, and hated the "crows," as he called the ministers of religion.
So much the more reason was there, too, in her determination, in that Holland is the home of fetes; never did sluggish natures manifest more eager energy of the singing and dancing sort than those of the good republicans
of the Seven Provinces when amusement was the order of the day.
Representing him by the letter n, the Republicans