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The Dramatic Incidents of a Great Life RecaUed-Sumner RecaUed Sumner Recalled-Sumner Recalled Reca11ed-Sumner Reca11ed RecaUed-Sumner RecaUed Sumner Recalled-Sumner Recalled Reca11ed-Sumner Reca11ed RecaUed-Sumner RecaUed Sumner Recalled-Sumner Recalled Reca11ed-Sumner Reca11ed RecaUed-Sumner RecaUed Sumner Recalled-Sumner Recalled Reca11ed-Sumner Reca11ed RecaUed-Sumner RecaUed Sumner Recalled-Sumner Recalled Reca11ed-Sumner Reca11ed RecaUed-Sumner RecaUed Sumner Recalled-Sumner Recalled Reca11ed-Sumner Reca11ed RecaUed-Sumner RecaUed Sumner Recalled-Sumner Recalled Reca11ed-Sumner Reca11ed Eulogized Eulogized and Conkling Rebuked-The Rebuked The Rebuked-4he 4he Rebuked-The Rebuked The Rebuked-4he 4he Rebuked-The Rebuked The Rebuked-4he 4he Rebuked-The Rebuked The Rebuked-4he 4he Rebuked-The Rebuked The Rebuked-4he 4he Champion Champio.n Champion Champio.n and the Idol of the South-Congressman South Congressman South--Congressman South-Congressrnan Congressrnan South-Congressman South Congressman South--Congressman South-Congressrnan Congressrnan South-Congressman South Congressman South--Congressman South-Congressrnan Congressrnan South-Congressman South Congressman South--Congressman South-Congressrnan Congressrnan South-Congressman South Congressman South--Congressman South-Congressrnan Congressrnan South-Congressman South Congressman South--Congressman South-Congressrnan Congressrnan Senator Senator. Senator Senator. Cabinet Officer Ofpcer Officer Ofpcer and Justice Justice. Justice Justice. BY L. L L. L L. L L. L KNIQHT. KNIQHT KNIQHT. KNIQHT Blnce 8tnc Rince Blnce 8tnc Rince Blnce 8tnc Rince the days ch.n chn days ch.n chn days ch.n chn of ot of ot the lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti lion-hearted lion hearted Uon-hearted Uon flon-herti flon herti Rich IUch. IUch Rich. Rich IUch. IUch Rich. Rich IUch. IUch Rich. Rich IUch. IUch Rich. ard IJ'd IJd ard IJ'd IJd ard IJ'd IJd no one has .bas bas baa has .bas bas baa has .bas bas baa has .bas bas baa exemplified eumpUJied exemplified eumpUJied the chivalry ehJV'1ry ehJV1ry chlvairy chivalry ehJV'1ry ehJV1ry chlvairy chivalry ehJV'1ry ehJV1ry chlvairy chivalry ehJV'1ry ehJV1ry chlvairy of ot of ot that tha.t that tha.t ulustrlous Uluatrtous U1uat5 ulustrlous Uluatrtous U1uat5 ulustrlous Uluatrtous U1uat5 prince la In la In a . & a . & a . & more uperb super-b super b uirb uperb super-b super b uirb uperb super-b super b uirb uperb super-b super b uirb uperb super-b super b uirb dfjnre dgre dfjnre dgre thaa Lucius Lueius Lucius Lueius Q. Q Q. Q C. C C. C Lamar. Lamar Lamar. Lamar Without the vices vtces. vtces vices vtces. vtces vices vtces. vtces however which marred nirted marred nirted the tho the tho character character of ot of ot Richard and ftnd and ftnd dimmed dimrnc1 dimmed dimrnc1 the tho the tho luster lu8ter luster lu8ter of or ot of or ot of or ot his achievements &eh1evements eh1evements I.chievements Ichievements achievements &eh1evements eh1evements I.chievements Ichievements achievements &eh1evements eh1evements I.chievements Ichievements achievements &eh1evements eh1evements I.chievements Ichievements achievements &eh1evements eh1evements I.chievements Ichievements la 111 Id la 111 Id la 111 Id the holy hcly holy hcly land lnnd 1and land lnnd 1and land lnnd 1and Lamar Lamar was Was' was Was' fh embodiment of all alt all alt those vir tues tu's. tus tu3. tu3 tues tu's. tus tu3. tu3 tues tu's. tus tu3. tu3 tues tu's. tus tu3. tu3 tues tu's. tus tu3. tu3 whkh "hkh hkh whkh "hkh hkh whkh "hkh hkh btlong belonS' belonS btlong belonS' belonS btlong belonS' belonS to polished poU3hed polished poU3hed knighthood and &nd nd and &nd nd and &nd nd which whlc.b whlcb which whlc.b whlcb which whlc.b whlcb made htm t4in htm t4in the cherished cheizhej cherished cheizhej idol of ot of ot his bis his bis people. people people. people Even the bitterness bltternesa bIttiernes bitterness bltternesa bIttiernes bitterness bltternesa bIttiernes of "ot ot bf of "ot ot bf of "ot ot bf of "ot ot bf party wrangles 1rrangtas wrangles 1rrangtas could not nt not nt disturb the temper of ot of ot his speech but when he ha he ha found it necessary to rebuke bub rebuke bub his adversaries he be he be did to 50 to 50 with wtth with wtth a & a & trace crace trace crace of diction that tba.t tbat that tba.t tbat that tba.t tbat silenced sllenced ilence silenced sllenced ilence silenced sllenced ilence all &U U all &U U all &U U reply and &nd nd and &nd nd and &nd nd made ma.d mad cnade made ma.d mad cnade made ma.d mad cnade made ma.d mad cnade him twice a a. & a a. & a a. & victor. victor 'victor. victor. victor 'victor. victor. victor 'victor. Never has hss has hss this thb th13 this thb th13 this thb th13 ejoontry eountry country ejoontry eountry country ejoontry eountry country witnessed wthiessed witnessed wthiessed such tich such tich a a. a a. combination eomblna.tlon eomblnatlon conbinatIon combination eomblna.tlon eomblnatlon conbinatIon combination eomblna.tlon eomblnatlon conbinatIon combination eomblna.tlon eomblnatlon conbinatIon of ot of ot genius gezjt genius gezjt heroism ber'olzxn berolzxn heroism ber'olzxn berolzxn heroism ber'olzxn berolzxn grace crace noe grace crace noe grace crace noe and .nd nd and .nd nd and .nd nd generosity as that th&t tht that th&t tht that th&t tht presented In m iii In m iii In m iii the life of this lamented lamented son ot of ot of Georgia. Georgia Gorgta Georgia. Georgia Gorgta Georgia. Georgia Gorgta Though Mississippi Mlssthetptg Mississippi Mlssthetptg was 1rU wu was 1rU wu was 1rU wu t5e tJi. tJi th. th t5e tJi. tJi th. th t5e tJi. tJi th. th t5e tJi. tJi th. th t5e tJi. tJi th. th borne tome bomb borne tome bomb borne tome bomb of his maturer ntaturer maturer ntaturer years-the years the years-the years the years-the years the state at&te atte tlaf state at&te atte tlaf state at&te atte tlaf state at&te atte tlaf which he h. h be he h. h be he h. h be he h. h be represented reTresented represented reTresented In tne the tne the councils councils of the nation and anti and anti with W1th vtu with W1th vtu with W1th vtu which 'which which 'which his h1.1 h11 hi. hi his h1.1 h11 hi. hi his h1.1 h11 hi. hi his h1.1 h11 hi. hi his h1.1 h11 hi. hi to the task which devolved deTolved devolved deTolved upon pon upon pon him hint him hint not only on1r only on1r the ripe acquirements &cqu1rementa cqu1rementa tequiretnents acquirements &cqu1rementa cqu1rementa tequiretnents acquirements &cqu1rementa cqu1rementa tequiretnents acquirements &cqu1rementa cqu1rementa tequiretnents of the scholar sChola.r echolar scholar sChola.r echolar scholar sChola.r echolar but but' but but' the close insight of ot of ot personal person& person personal person& person personal person& person friendship friendship end and end and domesthj dCllD.esUo dCllDesUo dcxinestlo domesthj dCllD.esUo dCllDesUo dcxinestlo domesthj dCllD.esUo dCllDesUo dcxinestlo domesthj dCllD.esUo dCllDesUo dcxinestlo association. association &SSoclatton. SSoclatton asoclaUon. asoclaUon association. association &SSoclatton. SSoclatton asoclaUon. asoclaUon association. association &SSoclatton. SSoclatton asoclaUon. asoclaUon association. association &SSoclatton. SSoclatton asoclaUon. asoclaUon association. association &SSoclatton. SSoclatton asoclaUon. asoclaUon association. association &SSoclatton. SSoclatton asoclaUon. asoclaUon Everv Every Everv Every Phase of Justice JusUco Justice JusUco Lamar's Lamars Laniar' Laniar Lamar's Lamars Laniar' Laniar Lamar's Lamars Laniar' Laniar Lamar's Lamars Laniar' Laniar character .chara.cter character .chara.cter as a. a as a. a as a. a displayed displayed in the th8 the th8 forum Zorum forum Zorum of public pubilo public pubilo service and the cloistered retreat of at of at his home life in Mississippi MIssl9Slw Mllstppt Mississippi MIssl9Slw Mllstppt Mississippi MIssl9Slw Mllstppt is given by the author a.uthor author a.uthor in all the tho the tho details detW1s details detW1s of ot of ot Intimate 'InUmll.to InUmllto Izitirnato Intimate 'InUmll.to InUmllto Izitirnato Intimate 'InUmll.to InUmllto Izitirnato Intimate 'InUmll.to InUmllto Izitirnato acquaintance &Cqualntance Cqualntance acquaintance &Cqualntance Cqualntance acquaintance &Cqualntance Cqualntance without without the bias blu bias blu or reserve which whkh which whkh might be expected expected of one who who. who who. enjoyed such a a. a a. close and cordial relationship rela.tlonshlp relatlonshlp relationship rela.tlonshlp relatlonshlp relationship rela.tlonshlp relatlonshlp with the tho the tho deceased. deceased deceased. deceased There ia Is ia Is nothing noWn.g noWng nohlng nothing noWn.g noWng nohlng nothing noWn.g noWng nohlng nothing noWn.g noWng nohlng pretentious In the style Ityle' Ityle etyle style Ityle' Ityle etyle style Ityle' Ityle etyle style Ityle' Ityle etyle which whlch which whlch the author has adopted. adopted adopted. adopted In language language pure but unassuming unassunsing unassuming unassunsing he ho he ho has hu has hu told the story 6tOry story 6tOry of a 8. 8 a 8. 8 a 8. 8 great Ct'es.t Ctest great Ct'es.t Ctest great Ct'es.t Ctest life llfe life llfe satisfied sa.tls1led satls1led at1sfled satisfied sa.tls1led satls1led at1sfled satisfied sa.tls1led satls1led at1sfled satisfied sa.tls1led satls1led at1sfled with making maklD.l maklDl me.klitg meklitg making maklD.l maklDl me.klitg meklitg making maklD.l maklDl me.klitg meklitg making maklD.l maklDl me.klitg meklitg making maklD.l maklDl me.klitg meklitg himself htmaelf himself htmaelf simply slmpl7 cimply simply slmpl7 cimply simply slmpl7 cimply a pen and allowing allowing that life. life ltte lite life. life ltte lite life. life ltte lite life. life ltte lite In all its Ita its Ita colossal coloual coloessi colossal coloual coloessi colossal coloual coloessi grandeur graneur1 grandeur graneur1 to be its ita its ita own biographer. biographer biozru.pher biozrupher b1ographer biographer. biographer biozru.pher biozrupher b1ographer biographer. biographer biozru.pher biozrupher b1ographer biographer. biographer biozru.pher biozrupher b1ographer biographer. biographer biozru.pher biozrupher b1ographer Justice Lamar La.mar Lama Lamar La.mar Lama Lamar La.mar Lama embodied wtthtn 'W1tbtn W1tbtn wlthtn wtthtn 'W1tbtn W1tbtn wlthtn wtthtn 'W1tbtn W1tbtn wlthtn wtthtn 'W1tbtn W1tbtn wlthtn himself hlelf himself hlelf both the grace and gallantry peculiar peculbr peculiar peculbr to the cavalier. cavalier ca.va.ller. cavaller cavalJe. cavalJe cavalier. cavalier ca.va.ller. cavaller cavalJe. cavalJe cavalier. cavalier ca.va.ller. cavaller cavalJe. cavalJe cavalier. cavalier ca.va.ller. cavaller cavalJe. cavalJe cavalier. cavalier ca.va.ller. cavaller cavalJe. cavalJe cavalier. cavalier ca.va.ller. cavaller cavalJe. cavalJe If he knew the tho the tho meaning meanlnr n2eaziing meaning meanlnr n2eaziing meaning meanlnr n2eaziing of ot of ot the word 'Word word 'Word fear tear fear tear he never neover never neover betrayed it In his outward outwv outward outwv bearing bearing. bearing bearing. Dignified DtgnUi D1gn1fiOd Dignified DtgnUi D1gn1fiOd Dignified DtgnUi D1gn1fiOd jet yet jet yet easy to approach epproa.ch epproach approach epproa.ch epproach approach epproa.ch epproach and &m1 m1 and &m1 m1 and &m1 m1 ready to lay la.y lay la.y aside asido aside asido his reserve reserve at a.t at a.t a a. a a. moment's moments momecit's momecits moment's moments momecit's momecits moment's moments momecit's momecits moment's moments momecit's momecits notice notke notice notke gentle In disposition servations ervatioris servations ervatioris of the senator sena.tor senator sena.tor from fram freon from fram freon from fram freon Mississippi Mlsslttppl. Mlsslttppl Mississippi Mlsslttppl. Mlsslttppl Mississippi Mlsslttppl. Mlsslttppl in tn in tn his own opinion are not only ia in ia in order order. order order. but perfectly perfe-cUy perfe cUy perfectly perfe-cUy perfe cUy perfectly perfe-cUy perfe cUy perfectly perfe-cUy perfe cUy and a.nci anci and a.nci anci and a.nci anci ab-olutely ab olutely aiu'olutely aiuolutely ab-olutely ab olutely aiu'olutely aiuolutely ab-olutely ab olutely aiu'olutely aiuolutely ab-olutely ab olutely aiu'olutely aiuolutely ab-olutely ab olutely aiu'olutely aiuolutely true. true tnle' tnle true. true tnle' tnle true. true tnle' tnle true. true tnle' tnle At thla this thla this .point point .point point Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Lamar l.a.mar Lamar l.a.mar was wu was wu ordered rd&red rdred rdered ordered rd&red rdred rdered ordered rd&red rdred rdered ordered rd&red rdred rdered to sit alt sit alt down. down down. down Some Borne Some Borne one Me one Me appealed &PPealed PPealed appealed &PPealed PPealed appealed &PPealed PPealed from trom from trom the decision of or of or the chair ch1l.lr. ch1llr. ch1llr chair ch1l.lr. ch1llr. ch1llr chair ch1l.lr. ch1llr. ch1llr chair ch1l.lr. ch1llr. ch1llr which 'Which which 'Which appeal s.ppeaJ sppeaJ appeal s.ppeaJ sppeaJ appeal s.ppeaJ sppeaJ was sustained usta.lne ustalne sustained. sustained usta.lne ustalne sustained. sustained usta.lne ustalne sustained. sustained usta.lne ustalne sustained. Mr Mr. Mr Mr. Lamar was then allowed a.lIO/Wed a.lIO Wed allowed a.lIO/Wed a.lIO Wed allowed a.lIO/Wed a.lIO Wed allowed a.lIO/Wed a.lIO Wed to proceed. proceed proceed. proceed Explaining Explalnlng Explaining Explalnlng why It was \Vu Vu W&3 W3 was \Vu Vu W&3 W3 was \Vu Vu W&3 W3 was \Vu Vu W&3 W3 was \Vu Vu W&3 W3 that he regarded reillrded regarded reillrded the tho the tho language of ot of ot the senator from Xrom from Xrom Massachusetts M&sa.chusetta Msachusetta Massachusetts M&sa.chusetta Msachusetta Massachusetts M&sa.chusetta Msachusetta as insulting 1nauIUn& 1nauIUn Insulfing insulting 1nauIUn& 1nauIUn Insulfing insulting 1nauIUn& 1nauIUn Insulfing insulting 1nauIUn& 1nauIUn Insulfing he be he be said laId said laId 4 What "What What "What I meant mea.nt meant mea.nt by bT by bT that thlLt that thlLt remark re.ma.rk remark re.ma.rk was this- this this- this Jefferson Jetrerson Jefferson Jetrerson Davis stands sta.nds stands sta.nds in precisely the same 8UIle same 8UIle position I\OSrUon I OSrUon position I\OSrUon I OSrUon position I\OSrUon I OSrUon position I\OSrUon I OSrUon that tha.t that tha.t I stand in and .nd nd and .nd nd and .nd nd that tha.t that tha.t every southern man tna.n tnan man tna.n tnan man tna.n tnan who 'Who who 'Who believed in the right of a state to secede aecede secede aecede stands sta.nds stands sta.nds in In. in In. t. t t. t m" m m" m 7..1 7.1 71 7..1 7.1 71 7..1 7.1 71 7..1 7.1 71 7..1 7.1 71 7..1 7.1 71 N .L.'D./G. .L.'D. LD G. .L.'D./G. .L.'D. LD G. .L.'D./G. .L.'D. LD G. .L.'D./G. .L.'D. LD G. LAMARUF .MIS MIS .MIS MIS I SlPtr f I. I I. I Rebnked The k IOtiT. IOtiT IOtiT. IOtiT p co' co co' co d@o e aJ1 however.whlc.b howeverwhlcb bOWever.whL bOWeverwhL however.whlc.b howeverwhlcb bOWever.whL bOWeverwhL however.whlc.b howeverwhlcb bOWever.whL bOWeverwhL however.whlc.b howeverwhlcb bOWever.whL bOWeverwhL ter dlmm 4 016 thosevlr- thosevlr thosevlr- thosevlr to'polished topolished to'polished topolished b n hl notdtsturb t r 111 ce tua. tua tua. tua r'olsm. rolsm r'olsm. rolsm Ity .8 8 .8 8 sonot M1I13Ls I the. the the. the J dis- dis dis- dis Iven cl se unus .in in .in in deur. deur deur. deur hln flf 'et et 'et et r a.b ab a.b ab lutely Somo' Somo Somo' Somo .as as .as as d. d d. d Mr.1Amar Mr1Amar Mr.1Amar Mr1Amar rom UON1 L. L L. L Q. Q Q. Q C1 LAMAR OF MJSSJSSiPPJ1i th ay Pj d on 4 n no th he v1c hi ea tho vir- vir vir- vir be1o wh pp -rangI rangI -rangI rangI th h1 pee o a. a & a. a & a. a & tha hI th ex- ex ex- ex d.is- d.is d.is- d.is I av1e * * . - - . - - , , . , . , . , . ' * ' * ' . . . . - ¬ . ¬ . . . . , . , . , ¬ * * ¬ - ¬ - . ; : ; : . , . , . , . , . ¬ - ¬ - . , . , - ¬ - ¬ - , ¬ - ¬ - . ' ¬ - ¬ - . - . - ¬ - ¬ - . . ¬ - ¬ - , , , ¬ - ¬ - . , . , , . , . . . ¬ - ¬ - ' , ¬ - ¬ - , . , . , , . , . - . ' . ' " . , . , . . , . , . . : ; : ; - , " , : ' " . ' , , " " , . ' - . ' : " " ' ; ' " , . . . . ' ; " ' : ' . ' : . : " " . . : . ' ' - . . . . ; " : " " ' ' / > ' . ' , . . ' . : / . , . , , , . , . . , - - ' , . ; . ; . ' . ' & . ' . @ @ . . . - - & , . ' ( ' . " ' ' . . " ' , . . . ! . . ' , . & . . . ! : & . . . . : & . ' & ! & . & ' . . . . { . ' . & . . . . ' . . ' . . . : . . , . . ' > > ! . . ' < ! , . , . } ' ; . & . " . . ; : ; : . ! ! - . . " . . & . ' & . ' . . . . . . . > . . . / . 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Clipped from The Atlanta Constitution19 Apr 1896, SunPage 15

The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Georgia)19 Apr 1896, SunPage 15
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