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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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School History of the United States of America

Charles Morris - United States - 1916 - 457 pages
...one of Bacon's chief supporters, fell into his hands. "You are very welcome, Mr. Drummond, " he said. "I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia, you shall be hanged in half an hour." And he was. Charles II., when he heard of these acts, said: "That...
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New American History

Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1917 - 652 pages
...sudden death and the consequent melting away of his party. To one of the rebels Berkeley remarked, "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." Drummond and thirtyfive others were executed. No wonder King...
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Story and Play Readers: Eighth year

Anna M. Lütkenhaus - Readers - 1917
...Drummond, long known in Scotland, and later in this colony, as the name of an honest man. Gov. BERKELEY. 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! COL. DRUMMOND. As Your Excellency pleases! [A groan from some...
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New American History

Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1917 - 652 pages
...and the consequent melting away of his party. To one of the rebels Berkeley remarked, "Mr. Drummond l you are very welcome. I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia ; you shall be hanged in half an hour." Drummond and thirtyfive others were executed. BULL-PRINGLE...
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Pioneers of the Old South: A Chronicle of English Colonial Beginnings

Mary Johnston - Southern States - 1918 - 260 pages
...swamps of the Chickahominy and carried before the Governor. Berkeley brought his hands together. " Mr. Drummond, you are very welcome! I am more glad...you than any man in Virginia! Mr. Drummond you shall be hanged in half an hour!" Not in half an hour, but on the same day he was hanged, imperturbable Scot...
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Pioneers of the Old South: A Chronicle of English Colonial Beginnings

Mary Johnston - Maryland - 1918 - 260 pages
...swamps of the Chickahominy and carried before the Governor. Berkeley brought his hands together. " Mr. Drummond, you are very welcome! I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia! Mr. Druinmond you shall be hanged in hah5 an hour!" Not in half an hour, but on the same day he was hanged,...
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A History of the United States

John Holladay Latané - United States - 1918 - 617 pages
...1664. When he was brought before Berkeley, the old governor, bowing low, said: "Mr. Drummond, you are welcome. I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. Mr. Drummond, you shall be hanged in half an hour." When Berkeley went to England to explain matters King Charles refused to...
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A History of the United States

John P. O'Hara - United States - 1919 - 461 pages
...of the Bacon leaders, was captured and brought before him, Berkeley said : " Mr. Drummond, you are welcome. I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. Mr. Drummond, you shall be hanged in half an hour." Berkeley was soon recalled to England. The governors who followed him did...
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The Leading Facts of American History, Part 1

David Henry Montgomery - United States - 1920 - 421 pages
...chief supporters, named Drummond, fell into the Governor's hands. " Mr. Drummond," said the Governor, " 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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Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine, Volume 1

Lyon Gardiner Tyler - Genealogy - 1920
...Drummond and was delighted to have him in his power. His words have been often quoted, "Mr. Drummond, I am more glad to see you than any man in Virginia. You shall hang in half an honr." Probably the governor was wrongly reported in this last particular....
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