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Wendell Phillips (1811-1884) FREEDOM OF speech, as well as that of human beings from physical bondage, was a cherished ideal of Wendell Phillips, ardent abolitionist and eloquent pleader. While a young lawyer practicing in his native Boston, he became incensed in 1835, at the mobbing in Boston of William Lloyd Garrison, leader of the anti-slavery movement in England. Garrison had refused to be silenced by the threats of violence, and his meeting was broken up and he was hauled through the streets to jail.

Linwe here highly resolved that government of the people, by the people, and for the people, coln's words, "that from the earth," were a restatement of the nature of our government made in less rhythmic prose by Daniel Webster in his second speech in the Senate on January 26 and 27, 1830 on the Foote Resolution which led to the celebrated debate with Robert Y. Hayne. " Edwin McMasters Stanton (1814-1869) PRESIDENT LINCOLN lay dying in a private house across the street from Ford's Theatre, Washington, where he had been shot in the back of the head by a crazed actor, John Wilkes Booth, as the President and his party sat in a box on the evening Good Friday, April 14, 1861, Efforts of the physicians to save the unconscious Pres- of were unavailing, and Lincoln's wife, members and his intimates in the government were summoned to his bedside.

The fall of the Conwas seen to be imminent. resistance his were being steadily federate capital The President's inaugural address, prophetically it seemed, dealt with the problems that would arise after the great conflict drawing to its close. " His words were a pledge of justice and fair dealing by the Government of the United States for the vanquished South which Lincoln was not destined to be able to keep. Within a few weeks of the day on which the words were uttered the President was dead, the victim of an assassin.

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