- 24 pages
- Address of Captain C. B. Denson, Upon the Invitation of the Daughters of the Confederacy of North Carolina
- C.B. Denson
- 06 May 2017 C.B. Denson
Excerpt From Address Of Captain C B Denson, Upon The Invitation Of The Daughters Of The Confederacy Of North Carolina Delivered Before The State Chapter, U D C., In Raleigh, October 10, 1900Forty Thousand Who Lie In Their Last Blankets Among The Clods Of The Valley, Could They Lift Their Mangled Forms To Stand In This Presence, And Thousands Who Have Fol Lowed Them To Dreamless Rest, And Yet Other Thousands Upon Whom The Snows Of Time Have Fallen, And Whose Feet Are Swiftly Traveling To The Sunset All These, Dear Country Women, Speak By This Voice In Reverent Gratitude To You And Of Your Work, And They Say, Thank God For The Daughters Of The Confederacy.Daughters Of The Confederacy The Very Name Is A Benison Upon The Past It Is A Tribute Of Laurel Upon Each Grass Grown Grave Daughters Of The Confederacy It Rings In Our Ears As If Sweet Bells Pealed Their Chimes Through The Storm And Sunshine Of Forty Years, And We Seem To Hear Their Echoes Going On To The Ages Yet To Come.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.