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Samuel Houston: Army Leader & Historic Politician: Army

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Mutual rights of inheritance of the property of deceased members. On this night, Booth was using New York’s premier stage to present one of her acclaimed pageant-sermons … The Commander in Rags …. 75 Her popularity and that of Eliza Shirley seems to have helped draw many young women to the Army ranks; Figure 24 shows Staff Captain Libby McCabe from Seattle, concertina in hand, and Figure 25 shows a trio of American Salvation Army musicians, one with anglo concertina.

Pages: 112

Publisher: Abdo Pub Co (January 2010)

ISBN: 1604539623

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