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" Mr. Drummond! You are very welcome. I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. Mr. Drummond, you shall be hanged in half an hour... "
Rise of the United Empire Loyalists: A Sketch of American History - Page 18
by Frederic Gregory Forsyth - 1906 - 120 pages
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The Leading Facts of American History

David Henry Montgomery - United States - 1891 - 359 pages
...chief supporters, named Drummond, fell into the governor's hands. "Mr. Drummond," said the governor, " you are very welcome. I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. Mr. Drummond, you shall be hanged in half an hour." He was executed forthwith. In all, Governor Berkeley put to death over...
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The Colonial Era in America

George Park Fisher - United States - 1892 - 348 pages
...twenty-three were executed. To Drummond, the principal counsellor of Bacon, the vindictive old Governor said : " Mr. Drummond, you are very welcome ; I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia ; you shall be hanged in half an hour." When the news of the insurrection reached England, three commissioners...
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The Colonial Era

George Park Fisher - United States - 1898 - 348 pages
...twenty-three were executed. To Drummond, the principal counsellor of Bacon, the vindictive old Governor said : " Mr. Drummond, you are very welcome ; I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia ; you shall be hanged in half an hour." When the news of the insurrection reached England, three commissioners...
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The Colonial Era

George Park Fisher - Bibliography - 1892 - 348 pages
...To Drummond, the principal counsellor of Bacon, the vindictive old Governor said : " Mr. Drumrnond, you are very welcome ; I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia ; you shall be hanged in half an hour." When the news of the insurrection reached England, three commissioners...
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The Colonial Era in America

George Park Fisher - United States - 1892 - 348 pages
...Drummond, the principal counsellor of Bacon, the vindictive old Governor said : " Mr. Drummond, you aro very welcome ; I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia ; you shall be hanged in half an hour." When the news of the insurrection reached England, three commissioners...
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A Century Too Soon: A Story of Bacon's Rebellion

John Roy Musick - Bacon's Rebellion, 1676 - 1893 - 400 pages
...swamp and hurried to York to the governor, who greeted him with bitter irony. "Mr. Drummond," he said, "you are very welcome! I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. Mr. Drummond, you shall be hanged in half an hour." "What your honor pleases," Mr. Drummond boldly answered. " I expect no...
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Columbian Historical Novels, Volume 6

John Roy Musick - 1895
...swamp and hurried to York to the governor, who greeted him with bitter irony. "Mr. Drummond," he said, "you are very welcome! I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. Mr. Drummond, you shall be hanged in half an hour." "What your honor pleases," Mr. Drummond boldly answered. " I expect no...
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The Colonial Cavalier: Or, Southern Life Before the Revolution

Maud Wilder Goodwin - Southern States - 1895 - 316 pages
...it fed on. "Mr. Drummond," he said ironically to a follower of Bacon brought to him as a prisoner," you are very welcome ! I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. You shall be hanged in half an hour." Twenty-three leaders of this rebellion were thus executed before...
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History of the United States of America: From the Discovery of the ..., Volume 1

George Bancroft - Great Britain - 1895
...are very welcome," exulted Berkeley, with a low bow, on meeting William Drnmmond, as his prisoner; "I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia ; yon shall be hanged in half an hour." The patriot, on the twentieth of January, 1677, avowing the...
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Scribner's Popular History of the United States, Volume 2

William Cullen Bryant, Sydney Howard Gay, Noah Brooks - United States - 1897
...hated them with a positive ferocity. He greeted the prisoner with a low bow. "Mr. Drummond," he said, "you are very welcome ; I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. Mr. Drummond, you shall be hanged in half an hour." Drummond answered with courage and dignity, " What your honor pleases ;...
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