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In these unions more favorable conditions will continue to prevail.
There are far more unions outside of this combination than in it.
To which the superintendent replied that he might safely trust Durham's for that--they proposed to teach these unions a lesson, and most of all those foremen who had gone back on them.
They made an offer to submit the whole question at issue to arbitration; and at the end of ten days the unions accepted it, and the strike was called off.
Come, saints and sinners, hear me tell How pious priests whip Jack and Nell, And women buy and children sell, And preach all sinners down to hell, And sing of heavenly union.
I hold that, in contemplation of universal law and of the Constitution, the Union of these States is perpetual.
It will not be said by those who recollect that the Atlantic coast is the longest side of the Union, that during the term of thirteen years, the representatives of the States have been almost continually assembled, and that the members from the most distant States are not chargeable with greater intermissions of attendance than those from the States in the neighborhood of Congress.
One thing he fought for with all his buoyant strength was the Union between England and Scotland.
IN THE course of the preceding papers, I have endeavored, my fellow citizens, to place before you, in a clear and convincing light, the importance of Union to your political safety and happiness.
At that time, it should be remembered, the Western Union was the only corporation that was national in its extent.
A strong sense of the value and blessings of union induced the people, at a very early period, to institute a federal government to preserve and perpetuate it.
One-eighth of the whole population were colored slaves, not distributed generally over the Union, but localized in the Southern part of it.