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The Galaxy

Vol. 23, No. 1

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1877
Language: English
Wordcount: 98,240 / 289 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 36.5
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 924
Added to site: 2009.11.10
mnybks.net#: 25748
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Periodical

A Magazine of Entertaining Reading.

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utional party, that defended the rights of the people, the rights of the States, and the rights of the Federal Government, which were assailed by a sectional combination that was not satisfied with the Constitution as it was, but proposed to exact new guarantees from the nation for the protection of what they called "Southern rights"--rights unknown to the Constitution. The misrepresentations that the Republicans were aggressive and aimed to change the organic law have not been without their influence, temporarily at least, in prejudicing and warping the public mind. It is true that the slavery question was most injudiciously and unwisely brought into the party controversies of the country; but it was done by the slaveholders or their political representatives in Congress after the failure of the nullifiers to obtain ascendancy in the Government on the subject of free trade and resistance to the revenue laws.

John C. Calhoun, a man of undoubted talents, but of unappeasable ambition, had at an early per

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