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 - FINAL HONORS TO HAYES The Eulogistic Prayer of...
FINAL HONORS TO HAYES The Eulogistic Prayer of the Rev. Dr. Bashford. A GATHERED OF HOTABLE MEF. President-elect Cleveland's Kindly Acts ot Sympathy and Respect Touch a Responsive Responsive Chord In the Heart* of the People of Fremont. FKEMOXT, O., Jan. 21.—Taps have been lonnded, the bugles have blown the beau- tiful good night reveille, the last salute is fired, and all that is mortal of Rutherford • B Hayes sleeps beneath a mantle of snow I by the side of the devoted companion of ' his life. The ceremonies of the day were such as befitted the typical American citizen, citizen, soldier and statesman. The simplicity simplicity of the republic shone forth in his life and was marked in his obsequies. No eulogy was s;ud above him—that was left for the future to pronounce—and all who knew the man, the father and the statesman statesman unite in saying that it has been wisely wisely so. Tbe pure, upright life and generous, good deeds which drew so suddenly to a close Tuesday night have nothing to fear from tbe verdict of oncoming time. In some respects the occasion was one of the most notable in American history. The only remaining ex-president, soon to again assume the mantle of responsibility, stood beside tbe bier of bis dead friend and wept in sorrow for him.

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  1. Lebanon Daily News,
  2. 21 Jan 1893, Sat,
  3. Page 2

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